Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Elkland, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 1850 Apr 10, 1849 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211723152 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4223152 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215621 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1174137 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1133596 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590363 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Elkland, Township of (Tioga, thru 1858, defunct) Reduction Apr 10, 1849
View Swap Elkland, Township of (Tioga, since 1913, defunct) Swap 1857
View Swap Elkland, Township of (Tioga, thru 1858, defunct) Swap 1857
View Ascertainment Tuscarora, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Woodhull, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Reduction Nelson, Township of (1897-1913, defunct) Creation Oct 19, 1897

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Apr 10, 1849
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 8, 1857
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 16, 1919

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 New School District Elkland and Nelson Independent School District 1871 Creation yes* 1870–1871
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Elkland Township-Elkland Borough 1938 School District Merger yes* 1938
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance May 1876
View Ordinance 4A: To enlarge the limits of Elkland Borough, Tioga Co. Penna Jul 18, 1899 Jul 18, 1899 p. 15
View Resolution 1919

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances bk. 1996 (unk–1996)
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) May 18, 2015

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Elkland Borough 17500452 900 901

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Elkland Borough Proposed 1868 Annexation unknown 1868
View Annexation Elkland Borough 1876 Ordinance no 1876
View School District Annexation Rathbone School District-Elkland and Nelson Independent School District Proposed 1877 Annexation no* 1877
View Annexation Elkland Borough Ordinance 4A unknown 1899