Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 7, 1741 2



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 43 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201124384 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215925 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1893542 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 060605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Dec 7, 1741
View Reduction Mount Penn, Borough of Expansion 1911
View Reference Mount Penn, Borough of Reference 1915–1916
View Reduction Saint Lawrence, Borough of Creation Jun 15, 1927

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 7, 1741
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Exeter 5836840 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Exeter Township-Mount Penn Borough 1936 Annexation unknown~ 1936
View Annexation Mount Penn Borough Ordinance 371 no 1940–1941
View Dissolution Saint Lawrence Borough-Exeter Township Proposed 1972 Merger no 1972
View Dissolution Saint Lawrence Borough-Exeter Township Proposed 1973 Merger no 1973
View Annexation Lower Alsace Township-Exeter Township 1970s Annexation unknown~ 1970–1980
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993