Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 15, 1815 7



Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 07 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211716680 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217104 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5179363 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590215 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Tioga, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Feb 15, 1815
View Reduction Sullivan, Township of Creation Feb 1816
View Reduction Liberty, Township of (Tioga) Creation Feb 1823
View Reduction Richmond, Township of (Tioga) Creation Feb 1824
View Reduction Covington, Borough of (1831-1835, defunct) Creation Mar 21, 1831
View Expansion Covington, Borough of (1831-1835, defunct) Dissolution May 30, 1835
View Reduction Bloss, Township of Creation Jun 16, 1841
View Reduction Covington, Borough of (1851-1918, defunct) Creation Mar 7, 1851
View Ascertainment Richmond, Township of (Tioga) Ascertainment 1875

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 15, 1815
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View School District Annexation Bloss Township-Covington Township 1906 School District Annexation yes* 1905–1906
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Covington 5838342 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Bloss Township-Covington Township Proposed 1842 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1842
View New School District Cherry Falls Proposed 1873 Independent School District unknown 1873
View Annexation Covington Township-Covington Borough Proposed 1882 Annexation no 1882