Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Jersey Shore, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 15, 1886 Mar 15, 1826 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 19 Lead
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 20 Lead
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 21 Lead
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 22 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208138128 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4238128 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215421 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213696 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182005 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 410543 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mifflin, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Mar 15, 1826
View Expansion Nippenose, Township of Reduction Feb 16, 1828
View Reduction Mifflin, Township of (Lycoming) Expansion Apr 2, 1831
View Reduction Nippenose, Township of Expansion Apr 2, 1831
View Expansion Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction May 6, 1854
View Reduction Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Expansion 1867–1868
View Expansion Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction 1885
View Expansion Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction 1890–1891
View Expansion Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Feb 6, 1903
View Ascertainment Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Ascertainment 1917

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Mar 15, 1826
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 27, 1855
View Borough (Title 8) Mar 7, 1883

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 277: Annexing adjacent territory - a portion of Porter Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Jersey Shore, in said county, with a collection of house col-lacted to a plan of streets, lanes, alleys, etc. Oct 24, 1918 Oct 30, 1918

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Minute Book bk. 1867-07-23, p. 209–1868-09-29, p. 224 (1867–1868)
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 18, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Jersey Shore Borough 17500451 1301 1313
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Jersey Shore 5837886 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Jersey Shore 36433250 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Jersey Shore Borough Ordinance 277 no* 1918–1921