Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 24, 1880 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208326936 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216784 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5473774 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bradford, Township of (McKean) Reduction May 24, 1880
View Ascertainment Allegany, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Carrollton, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Red House, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Keating, Township of (McKean) Ascertainment 1930–1931
View Ascertainment Otto, Township of Ascertainment 1930–1931
View Reduction Bradford, City of Expansion May 19, 1949
View Reduction Bradford, City of Expansion 1951
View Reduction Bradford, City of Expansion Nov 8, 1961
View Reduction Bradford, City of Expansion May 29, 1967
View Reduction Bradford, City of Expansion Nov 6, 1968

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 24, 1880
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

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 Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification McKean County 7th to 6th yes Dec 30, 1930

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Foster 5837924 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Foster Township-Bradford Township Proposed 1918 Annexation unknown 1918
View Boundary Realignment Bradford Township-Foster Township 1935 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1935
View Annexation Bradford City Ordinance 2301 no* 1939
View Annexation Foster Township-Bradford Township Proposed 1940 Annexation no* 1940
View Annexation Bradford City Ordinance 2679 no 1962–1963