Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Geistown, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 18, 1930 Jan 20, 1930 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 32
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202128720 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4228720 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215023 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1192507 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182761 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110933 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Richland, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Jan 20, 1930
View Creation Stonycreek, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Jan 20, 1930

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 20, 1930

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Geistown Borough 17500450 257 260

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Geistown Borough Proposed 1928 Creation no 1928–1929