Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 1767 28

Map

Related

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

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mifflin County, Pennsylvania 16 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208718944 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216828 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5263212 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 440185 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Jul 1767
View Reduction Armagh, Township of Creation Jan 1770
View Reduction Wayne, Township of (Mifflin) Creation Jul 1782
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Creation Apr 11, 1795
View Reduction Decatur, Township of (Mifflin) Creation Jan 1813
View Reduction Granville, Township of (Mifflin) Creation 1838
View Reduction? Lewistown, Borough of Expansion? 1811–1863
View Reduction? Lewistown, Borough of Expansion? 1863–1877
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Expansion 1901
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Creation Jun 28, 1911
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion 1912
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion 1914
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion 1914
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Jun 30, 1914
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Expansion 1915
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Jan 12, 1918
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Expansion Nov 8, 1922
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Expansion 1924
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Sep 18, 1935
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Jun 24, 1941
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Nov 7, 1945
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Apr 28, 1948
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Aug 19, 1953
View Reduction Lewistown, Borough of Expansion Aug 24, 1956
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Nov 30, 1966
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Jan 23, 1967
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion Jan 2, 1968
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion 1969–1973
View Reduction Burnham, Borough of Expansion 1972–1973
View Ascertainment Granville, Township of (Mifflin) Ascertainment 2006–2007

Affected Government Form

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

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Mifflin County 1789 Creation yes+ Sep 19, 1789
View New School District Freedom Independent School District 1863 Creation yes* 1862–1863
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Mifflin County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1972

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution 3, 2007: [That the Mifflin County Assessment Office correct its maps to indicate the correct boundary line established in 1837, retraced by a plan entitled "Retracement Survey of the Granville/Derry Township Boundary", dated November 3, 2006, prepared by Peter J. Roth, R.P.L.S., Roth Surveying Services] Feb 5, 2007

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Derry Township 17500451 1579 1579
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Derry Township 17500451 1575 1575
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Derry 5837980 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Derry Township-Lewistown Borough Proposed 1893 Annexation no* 1893–1894
View New Borough Burnham Borough Proposed 1909 Creation no 1909–1910
View New Borough Chief Logan Borough Proposed 1969 Creation no* 1969