Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 26, 1850 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
La Porte, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Sullivan, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Sullivan County, Pennsylvania 12 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211341520 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217074 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6488309 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 570365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cherry, Township of (Sullivan) Reduction Sep 26, 1850
View Creation Davidson, Township of (Sullivan) Reduction Sep 26, 1850
View Creation Shrewsbury, Township of (Sullivan) Reduction Sep 26, 1850
View Reduction Laporte, Borough of Creation Sep 1853
View Reduction Laporte, Borough of Expansion 1886
View Ascertainment Davidson, Township of (Sullivan) Ascertainment 1899–1900
View Expansion Laporte, Borough of Reduction 1906–1907
View Reduction? Laporte, Borough of Expansion? 1904–1915

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Sep 26, 1850
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Laporte 5838302 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Davidson Township-Laporte Township Proposed 1852 Boundary Realignment no* 1852
View New Township Davidson Township-Laporte Township Proposed 1896 New Township no 1896
View New Borough South Laporte Borough Proposed 1901 Creation no 1901–1904