Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1762 1



Name Relationship Status
Cumberland, County of Parent former
Franklin, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Franklin County, Pennsylvania 12 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4205542888 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216464 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6533674 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 280245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1762
View Reduction Greene, Township of (Franklin) Creation 1788

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1762
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Franklin County 1784 Creation yes+ Sep 9, 1784
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Franklin County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Franklin County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 2012

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Assessment 1788 1788

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Letterkenny 5837512 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Hamilton Township-Letterkenny Township Proposed 1895 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1895