Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 15, 1843 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Northumberland, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4209718696 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216914 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894496 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 490065 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Turbot, Township of (Northumberland) Reduction Apr 15, 1843
View Reduction McEwensville, Borough of Creation Nov 7, 1857
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Creation Nov 5, 1867
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Expansion Sep 14, 1949
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Expansion Nov 12, 1957
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Expansion May 21, 1958
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1959
View Reduction Watsontown, Borough of Expansion Jul 30, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 15, 1843
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Delaware 5838100 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Delaware Township to Lewis Township-Turbot Township Proposed 1843 Boundary Realignment unknown 1843
View Boundary Realignment Delaware Township-Turbot Township Proposed 1873 Boundary Realignment unknown 1873
View Annexation Watsontown Borough-Delaware Township Proposed 1876 Annexation no* 1876
View Boundary Realignment Delaware Township-Lewis Township-Turbot Township Proposed 1885 Boundary Realignment unknown 1885
View Annexation Delaware Township-Watsontown Borough Proposed 1986 Annexation no 1986