Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Hatfield, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 9, 1742 11

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Montgomery, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 35 direct
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4209133120 direct
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216855 direct View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 460454 direct

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Mar 9, 1742
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Creation Aug 27, 1872
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jan 14, 1886
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jan 3, 1898
View Reduction Hatfield, Borough of Creation Jul 8, 1898
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Apr 19, 1909
View Reduction Hatfield, Borough of Expansion Aug 1, 1910
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jan 3, 1922
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Sep 16, 1925
View Reduction Hatfield, Borough of Expansion Nov 13, 1929
View Reduction Hatfield, Borough of Expansion Apr 16, 1935
View Reduction Hatfield, Borough of Expansion Nov 5, 1941

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 9, 1742
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 7, 1957

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 Montgomery County 1784 Creation yes Sep 10, 1784
View New School District Lansdale Independent School District 1871 Creation yes* 1871
View New School District Line Lexington Independent School District 1873 Creation yes* 1873
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Montgomery County 4th to 3rd yes Dec 30, 1930
View School Districts North Penn School District 1966 Election Regions yes* 1966
View County Classification Montgomery County 3rd to 2nd A yes Nov 1, 1967

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns.Mp. 1940 Hatfield 5838019 1 1
Cns.Mp. 1950 Hatfield Township

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Hatfield Township Proposed 1882 Independent School District no 1882–1885
View First Class Township Hatfield Township Proposed 1954 1st Class no* 1954
View Home Rule (County) Montgomery County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974