Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 3, 1841 2



Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 121 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203338784
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216240 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1178239 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6373527 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170965 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Covington, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Feb 3, 1841
View Expansion Gibson, Township of (Clearfield, defunct) Dissolution Sep 6, 1845
View Reduction Covington, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion 1853

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 3, 1841
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Karthaus 5837221 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Karthaus Borough Proposed 1886 Creation no* 1886–1887