Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1828 4



Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 34 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202137352 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216085 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5396775 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110995 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cambria, Township of (Cambria) Reduction 1828
View Creation Conemaugh, Township of (Cambria) Reduction 1828
View Creation Summerhill, Township of (Cambria) Reduction 1828
View Reduction Blacklick, Township of (Cambria) Creation Oct 10, 1850
View Swap West Taylor, Township of Swap 1888–1889
View Reduction Vintondale, Borough of Creation Sep 4, 1907
View Swap Blacklick, Township of (Cambria) Swap 1911–1912
View Reduction Nanty Glo, Borough of Creation Sep 17, 1918
View Reduction Vintondale, Borough of Expansion 1948

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1828
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Jackson 5837029 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Jackson Township-Croyle Township Proposed 1869 Annexation unknown 1869
View New Township Jackson Township Proposed 1901 Division no 1901
View New Borough Nanty Glo Borough Proposed 1916 Creation no 1916