Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 27, 1844 4



Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208332232 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216786 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5645502 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420305 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Sergeant, Township of (McKean) Reduction Jun 27, 1844
View Reduction Wetmore, Township of Creation Sep 23, 1856
View Reduction Wetmore, Township of Expansion Dec 23, 1869
View Swap Wetmore, Township of Swap Sep 27, 1870
View Expansion Wetmore, Township of Reduction Sep 26, 1872
View Reduction Mount Jewett, Borough of Creation Jun 8, 1893

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jun 27, 1844
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 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 Cns. Mp. 1940 Hamlin 5837926 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Hamlin Township-Sergeant Township Proposed 1871 Boundary Realignment no* 1871
View New School District Hamlin Township-Sergeant Township Proposed 1974 Independent School District no* 1974–1978