Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Colebrookdale, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 7, 1741 12

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 38 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201114984 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215920 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894028 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 060454 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Dec 7, 1741
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Berks) Creation Jan 1840
View Ascertainment Pike, Township of (Berks) Ascertainment Jan 6, 1842
View Ascertainment Washington, Township of (Berks) Ascertainment Jan 6, 1842
View Reduction Douglass, Township of (Berks) Expansion Jan 6, 1842
View Reduction Earl, Township of (Berks) Expansion Jan 6, 1842
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Creation Oct 20, 1866
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Sep 12, 1887
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion May 13, 1895
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Dec 14, 1916
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Nov 28, 1923
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion May 3, 1943
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Jun 6, 1947
View Reduction Bechtelsville, Borough of Expansion Dec 29, 1952
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Dec 30, 1955
View Reduction Boyertown, Borough of Expansion Jun 20, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 7, 1741
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 3, 1966

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Colebrookdale Township 17500449 231 231
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Colebrookdale 5836835 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Boyertown Borough Proposed 1851 Creation no 1851
View Boundary Realignment Colebrookdale Township-Earl Township Proposed 1992 Boundary Realignment unknown 1992
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993