Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1834 3



Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208332168 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216785 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5645208 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420275 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Keating, Township of (McKean) Reduction Dec 1834
View Reduction Hamilton, Township of (Warren, defunct) Creation Apr 16, 1845
View Reduction Corydon, Township of (McKean) Expansion Sep 27, 1848
View Expansion Wetmore, Township of Reduction Jun 20, 1877

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1834
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View New Township Sergeant Township 1811 Creation yes* Jan 1811
View New Township Hamlin Township 1844 Creation yes* Jun 27, 1844
View New Township Wetmore Township 1856 Creation yes Sep 23, 1856
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification McKean County 7th to 6th yes Dec 30, 1930

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Hamilton Township 17500451 1407 1407
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Hamilton 5837925 1 1