Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 10, 1877 1



Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 20 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202118432 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216080 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1173030 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5246513 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Clearfield, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Jul 10, 1877
View Reduction Ashville, Borough of Creation Jun 17, 1887
View Ascertainment Gallitzin, Township of Ascertainment 1959–1960

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jul 10, 1877
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New School District Ashland Independent School District 1882 Creation yes* 1881–1882
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution 1, 1961 May 5, 1961

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Resolutions) Mar 25, 2019

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Dean 5837021 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Allegheny Township-Clearfield Township-Dean Township-Gallitzin Township Proposed 1883 New Township no* 1883–1884
View Boundary Realignment Dean Township-Gallitzin Township Proposed 1952 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1952
View Annexation Dean Township Resolution 1-1961 unknown 1961–1962