Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Colley, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1849 0



Name Relationship Status
Sullivan, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Sullivan County, Pennsylvania 02 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211315208 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217068 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1172211 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5147126 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 570065 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cherry, Township of (Sullivan) Reduction Dec 1849
View Creation Davidson, Township of (Sullivan) Reduction Dec 1849
View Ascertainment North Branch, Township of Ascertainment 1891–1893

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1849
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Colley Township 17500452 843 844
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Colley 5838296 1 1