Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 29, 1847 2



Name Relationship Status
Wyoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Wyoming County, Pennsylvania 10 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213142616 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217268 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1179189 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6521339 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 660275 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Nov 29, 1847
View Ascertainment Washington, Township of (Wyoming) Ascertainment Jan 24, 1868
View Expansion Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Jan 20, 1869
View Ascertainment Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming) Ascertainment 1883–1884
View Expansion Clinton, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction 1900

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 29, 1847
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 County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Wyoming County 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1982

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Lemon 5838549 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Lemon Township-Washington Township Proposed 1868 Annexation unknown 1868–1869
View Annexation Nicholson Township-Lemon Township Proposed 1904 Annexation no 1904–1905