Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 1767 2



Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent current
Cumberland, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200917664 Lead
View county Bedford County, Pennsylvania 070 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215891 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1893995 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 050215 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Oct 1767
View Reduction Londonderry, Township of (Bedford) Creation Apr 12, 1785
View Reduction Bedford, Township of (Bedford) Expansion 1878–1879
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 1767
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Bedford County 1771 Creation yes+ Mar 9, 1771
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
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 Bedford County 7th to 6th yes Dec 7, 1972

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Cumberland Valley 5836802 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Cumberland Valley Township Proposed 1854 Boundary Realignment unknown 1854–1855
View New School District Cumberland Valley Township Proposed 1906 Independent School District no 1906–1907