Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Fulton, County of county County (Class: 8) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 1, 1850 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Parent current
Ayr, Township of Child current
Belfast, Township of Child current
Bethal, Township of (Fulton, alternate) Child variant
Bethel, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Brush Creek, Township of Child current
Dublin, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Ear, Township of (alternate) Child variant
Licking Creek, Township of Child current
M'Connellsburgh, Borough of (alternate) Child variant
McConnellsburg, Borough of Child current
North Ayr, Township of (proposed) Child proposed
Sidney, Township of (proposed) Child proposed
Taylor, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Thompson, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Todd, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Union, Township of (Fulton) Child current
Valley-Hi, Borough of Child current
Wells, Township of (Fulton) Child current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County 42057 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1213671 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q494211 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: County 29 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bedford, County of Reduction Sep 1, 1850
View Ascertainment Huntingdon, County of Ascertainment 1853
View Expansion Huntingdon, County of Reduction 1854
View Ascertainment Allegany, County of (MD) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Ascertainment Washington, County of (MD) Ascertainment 1898–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View County Sep 1, 1850
View County, 8th Class Jul 10, 1919

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough McConnellsburg Borough 1814 Creation yes Mar 26, 1814
View Boundary Realignment Ayr Township-Belfast Township 1833 Boundary Ascertainment yes* Apr 1833
View New Township Licking Creek Township 1837 Creation yes* Sep 1, 1837
View Annexation Ayr Township-McConnellsburg Borough 1842 Annexation yes Mar 17, 1842
View New Township Todd Township 1849 Creation yes* Sep 1, 1849
View New Township Taylor Township 1849 Creation yes* Nov 1849
View School District Annexation Ayr Township-McConnellsburg Borough 1852 School District Annexation (1) yes* 1852
View School District Annexation Ayr Township-McConnellsburg Borough 1852 School District Annexation (2) yes* 1852
View School District Reversion McConnellsburg Borough-Ayr Township 1852 School District Reversion yes* 1852
View School District Reversion McConnellsburg Borough-Todd Township 1852 School District Reversion yes* 1852
View School District Annexation Todd Township-McConnellsburg Borough 1852 School District Annexation yes* 1852
View Boundary Realignment Dublin Township-Licking Creek Township to Todd Township 1852 Boundary Realignment yes* Aug 5, 1852
View Annexation Todd Township-McConnellsburg Borough 1862 Annexation yes Apr 11, 1862
View Annexation Bethel Township-Brush Creek Township 1863 Annexation yes* 1863
View New Township Union Township 1864 Creation yes* Jan 19, 1864
View School District Dissolution Ayr Township-Todd Township 1867 Independent School District Dissolution yes* 1867
View School District Annexation Licking Creek Township-Todd Township 1867 School District Annexation yes* 1867
View Annexation Licking Creek Township-Taylor Township 1868 Annexation yes* 1867–1868
View School District Reversion Ayr Township-Belfast Township 1880 School District Reversion yes* 1880
View Boundary Realignment Belfast Township-Bethel Township 1890 Boundary Realignment yes* 1889–1890
View Township Classification Pennsylvania 1899 Township Classification yes Apr 28, 1899
View General Law McConnellsburg Borough 1906 General Law yes Mar 21, 1906
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1906 Ordinance yes* May 8, 1906
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1907 Ordinance yes* Apr 30, 1907
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1913 Ordinance yes* Mar 3, 1913
View Annexation Ayr Township-Todd Township to McConnellsburg Borough 1932 Annexation yes* Jan 12, 1932
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1935 Ordinance yes* Sep 18, 1935
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1945 Ordinance yes* Aug 16, 1945
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of 21 April 1948 yes* Jun 22, 1948
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of March 1949 yes* Mar 26, 1949
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of June 1949 yes* Sep 14, 1949
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of September 1949 yes* Nov 9, 1949
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of October 1949 yes* Nov 19, 1949
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1950 Ordinance yes* Aug 31, 1950
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1951 Ordinance yes* Jul 25, 1951
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of February 1959 yes* May 20, 1959
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of July 1959 yes* Jul 17, 1959
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance of December 1959 yes* Dec 14, 1959
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1961 Ordinance yes* Feb 6, 1961
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough 1963 Ordinance yes* May 22, 1963
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance 34 yes* Jul 6, 1963
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance 3-1968 yes* Feb 20, 1968
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance 6-1968 yes* Jun 30, 1968
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance 5-1968 yes* Jul 1, 1968
View Annexation McConnellsburg Borough Ordinance 7-1968 yes* Dec 31, 1968
View New Borough Valley-Hi Borough 1981 Creation yes Jan 5, 1981

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Election Jun 11, 1850

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Common Pleas Docket bk. 3–4 (1900–1939)
Court Minutes bk. 1 (1853–1855)
Deed Grantee Index bk. Boroughs & Counties
Docket Box bk. McConnellsburg Pet
License executed Apr 28, 2011
Miscellaneous Docket (Q.Sess.) bk. 1 (1975–1996)
Quarter Sessions Docket bk. 1–7 (form–1975)
Road Book bk. 1–3 (unk–2012)
Road Papers (unk–1870)
Road Record bk. 1

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Fulton County 17500451 43 47
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Fulton County 5837536 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Fulton County 36433016 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Ayr Township-Todd Township Proposed 1868 Independent School District unknown 1868
View New Township Sidney Township Proposed 1872 Creation no* 1872
View Annexation Brush Creek Township-Union Township Proposed 1877 Annexation no* 1877
View New Township North Ayr Township Proposed 1879 Creation no* 1879
View School District Reversion McConnellsburg Borough-Ayr Township Proposed 1880 School District Reversion unknown 1880
View School District Reversion McConnellsburg Borough-Todd Township Proposed 1880 School District Reversion unknown 1880
View Boundary Realignment Taylor Township-Wells Township Proposed 1890 Boundary Realignment unknown 1890
View Boundary Realignment Belfast Township-Licking Creek Township Proposed 1894 Boundary Realignment unknown 1894
View Annexation Ayr Township-Todd Township to McConnellsburg Borough Proposed 1922 Annexation unknown 1922