Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 12, 1878 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 27 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202122808 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216083 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5353958 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Chest, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Feb 12, 1878
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Creation Dec 16, 1889
View Reduction Patton, Borough of Creation Sep 4, 1893
View Swap Susquehanna, Township of (Cambria) Swap 1902–1903
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Expansion 1893–1905
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Expansion 1957
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Expansion 1966
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Expansion 1969
View Reduction Hastings, Borough of Expansion 1969

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 12, 1878
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Elder 5837026 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Elder Township-Patton Borough Proposed 1995 Annexation no 1995