Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1845 3



Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200943072 Lead
View county Bedford County, Pennsylvania 160 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215899 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894056 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 050545 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Hopewell, Township of (Bedford) Reduction 1845
View Reduction Saxton, Borough of Creation Feb 14, 1866
View Expansion Saxton, Borough of Reduction 1886
View Reduction Saxton, Borough of Expansion May 21, 1969

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1845
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Liberty Township-Saxton Borough 1893 School District Annexation yes* 1893
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bedford County 7th to 6th yes Dec 7, 1972

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Liberty 5836810 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Liberty Township-Broad Top Township Proposed 1880 Annexation unknown 1880–1881
View Boundary Realignment Bedford County-Huntingdon County 1900s Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1907–1917