Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 28, 1852 0



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 53 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201137824 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215929 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6175612 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 060785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Upper Tulpehocken, Township of Reduction Jan 28, 1852

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 28, 1852
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Perry Township 1821 Creation yes* 1821
View New Name Tulpehocken Township-Upper Tulpehocken Township 1821 Creation yes* 1821
View School District Annexation North Heidelberg Township-Jefferson Township 1907 School District Annexation yes* 1906–1907
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Jefferson 5836845 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993