Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 17, 1837 May 20, 1837 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 46 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201132120 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4232120 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214915 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1176412 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1181264 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 060693 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Windsor, Township of (Berks) Part May 20, 1837
View Expansion Windsor, Township of (Berks) Reduction Apr 16, 1838
View Separation Windsor, Township of (Berks) Reduction Apr 16, 1838
View Expansion Windsor, Township of (Berks) Reduction Aug 1, 1871

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 20, 1837
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 2, 1871

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Windsor Township (PA) 1751 Creation yes+ 1751
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View Annexation Brunswick Township and Windsor Township 1790 Annexation yes* 1790
View Plat Recording Hamburg 1830 Plat Recording yes* 1830
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance Apr 1868
View Ordinance: [Annexing land in Windsor Township to the Borough of Hamburg] Aug 1, 1871

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Hamburg Borough 17500449 347 351
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Hamburg 5836842 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Hamburg 34427647 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Hamburg Borough 1868 Ordinance unknown 1868
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993