Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1826 5



Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 12 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208124592 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216748 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q2917418 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 410365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Muncy, Township of Reduction 1826
View Reduction Montoursville, Borough of Creation Feb 19, 1850
View Reduction Pollock, Township of (Lycoming, defunct) Creation Sep 12, 1851
View Reduction Montoursville, Borough of Expansion 1862
View Expansion Montoursville, Borough of Reduction Mar 1, 1867
View Reduction Montoursville, Borough of Expansion Mar 15, 1867

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1826
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
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Fairfield 5837881 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Fairfield Township Proposed 1850 Division no* 1850–1851
View Boundary Realignment Fairfield Township-Wolf Township to Muncy Township Proposed 1854 Boundary Realignment unknown 1854
View Annexation Montoursville Borough Proposed 1892 Detachment no 1892