Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 11, 1775 9

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent former
Blair, County of Parent current
Huntingdon, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Blair County, Pennsylvania 08 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201327600
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215960 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213966 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894153 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 070245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Barree, Township of Reduction Apr 11, 1775
View Creation Bedford, Township of (Bedford) Reduction Apr 11, 1775
View Reduction Woodbury, Township of (Bedford, defunct) Creation Jan 17, 1786
View Reduction Tyrone, Township of (Blair) Creation Oct 17, 1786
View Reduction Allegheny, Township of (Blair) Creation Nov 1793
View Reduction Frankstown, Borough of (defunct) Creation May 18, 1832
View Part Hollidaysburg, Borough of Creation (Within) Aug 10, 1836
View Reduction Blair, Township of Creation Jan 19, 1839
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Whole (Within) Jan 19, 1839
View Expansion Frankstown, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution Apr 22, 1841
View Expansion Catharine, Township of Reduction 1857
View Reduction Catharine, Township of Expansion 1857
View Swap Tyrone, Township of (Blair) Swap 1867–1868
View Ascertainment Allegheny, Township of (Blair) Ascertainment 1893
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 25, 1962
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion May 27, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 11, 1775
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Huntingdon County 1787 Creation yes+ Sep 20, 1787
View New County Blair County 1846 Creation yes Jul 27, 1846
View New School District Allegheny Township-Frankstown Township-Logan Township 1858 Independent School District yes* 1858
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Frankstown 5836885 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Allegheny Township-Frankstown Township Proposed 1816 Boundary Realignment unknown 1816
View Annexation Frankstown Township-Woodbury Township to Catharine Township Proposed 1847 Annexation unknown 1847
View Annexation Hollidaysburg Borough Ordinance 451 no 1967
View Annexation Hollidaysburg Borough Ordinance 482 no 1969–1971
View Annexation Hollidaysburg Borough Ordinance 488 no 1970–1973