Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster, defunct) municipality or lower Township no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 5, 1729 1 Aug 1818



Name Relationship Status
Lancaster, County of Parent most recent

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Aug 5, 1729
View Reduction Manor, Township of (Lancaster) Creation 1743
View Part Columbia, Borough of Creation (Within) Apr 5, 1814
View Division Columbia, Borough of Whole (Within) Aug 1818
View Division East Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster) Creation Aug 1818
View Division West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster) Creation Aug 1818

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 5, 1729

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776