Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1838 1



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200127704 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215781 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1750797 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Liberty, Township of (Adams) Reduction Jan 1838
View Reduction Highland, Township of (Adams) Creation Nov 16, 1863
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 1838
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Freedom 5836668 1 1