Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 1819 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 18 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201527344 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215979 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894762 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Canton, Township of (Bradford) Reduction Sep 1819
View Creation Towanda, Township of (defunct) Reduction Sep 1819
View Expansion Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1823
View Expansion Troy, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1823
View Reduction Granville, Township of (Bradford) Creation Feb 1831
View Reduction Union, Township of (Bradford, defunct) Creation Sep 1835
View Reduction Overton, Township of Creation Feb 12, 1853
View Separation Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Swap 1865
View Swap Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Swap 1865
View Swap Granville, Township of (Bradford) Swap 1865
View Swap Leroy, Township of Swap 1865
View Swap West Burlington, Township of Swap 1865
View Reduction Barclay, Township of (defunct) Creation May 9, 1867
View Ascertainment Monroe, Township of (Bradford) Ascertainment 1908–1911
View Expansion Barclay, Township of (defunct) Consolidation Jan 3, 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Sep 1819
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 Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Franklin 5836906 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Burlington Township-Troy Township to Franklin Township Proposed 1821 Annexation no* 1821–1822
View Annexation Burlington Township-Franklin Township Proposed 1855 Annexation unknown 1855
View Dissolution Barclay Township-Franklin Township Proposed 1959 Consolidation no 1959–1960