Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1814 7



Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 08 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211718552 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217105 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q2879139 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Delmar, Township of Reduction 1814
View Reduction Westfield, Township of Creation Dec 1821
View Reduction Chatham, Township of Creation Feb 21, 1828
View Expansion Elkland, Township of (Tioga, thru 1858, defunct) Reduction Dec 19, 1828
View Reduction Knoxville, Borough of (Tioga) Creation Apr 19, 1850
View Reduction Knoxville, Borough of (Tioga) Expansion 1862
View Expansion Chatham, Township of Reduction 1878
View Reduction Osceola, Township of (defunct) Expansion 1878
View Ascertainment Troupsburg, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Woodhull, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Swap Osceola, Borough of (Tioga, defunct) Swap 1902–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1814
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Deerfield Township-Knoxville Borough 1938 School District Merger yes* 1938
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 Deerfield 5838343 1 1