Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1750 13

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current
York, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 15 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200128936 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215782 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1750800 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010425 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1750
View Reduction Union, Township of (Adams) Creation Jan 1841
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Creation Feb 23, 1864
View Ascertainment Mount Joy, Township of (Adams) Ascertainment 1884
View Ascertainment Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams) Ascertainment 1884
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1900–1901
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1928
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1935
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1936
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1941
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1958
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Jul 2, 1960
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Jan 5, 1968
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 6, 1968
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 20, 1969
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Feb 6, 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1750
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 Adams County 1800 Creation yes* Jan 22, 1800
View School District Annexation Germany Township-Littlestown Borough 1865 School District Annexation yes 1865
View School District Annexation Germany Township-Littlestown Borough 1867 School District Annexation yes* 1867
View School District Reversion Littlestown Borough-Germany Township 1869 School District Reversion yes 1869
View School District Annexation Germany Township-Littlestown Borough 1875 School District Annexation yes* 1875
View School District Annexation Germany Township-Littlestown Borough 1880 School District Annexation yes* 1879–1880
View School District Annexation Germany Township-Littlestown Borough 1883 School District Annexation yes* 1882–1883
View School District Reversion Littlestown Borough-Germany Township 1883 School District Reversion yes* 1883
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 Germany 5836669 1 1