Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 1, 1879 11

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 39 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202145160 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216086 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q2885102 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 111145 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Yoder, Township of (defunct) Division Sep 1, 1879
View Reduction Morrellville, Borough of (defunct) Creation Oct 8, 1890
View Reduction Westmont, Borough of Creation Jun 27, 1892
View Reduction Johnstown, City of Expansion 1900–1901
View Reduction Brownstown, Borough of Creation Jun 15, 1908
View Reduction Oakhurst, Borough of (defunct) Creation Jun 2, 1913
View Reduction Westmont, Borough of Expansion Sep 21, 1927
View Ascertainment Upper Yoder, Township of Ascertainment 1923–1928
View Expansion Upper Yoder, Township of Reduction 1951–1952
View Reduction Westmont, Borough of Expansion 1953–1954
View Reduction Westmont, Borough of Expansion Feb 24, 1961
View Reduction Brownstown, Borough of Expansion 1962
View Reduction Upper Yoder, Township of Expansion 1967

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Sep 1, 1879
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 Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
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 Lower Yoder 5837031 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Brownstown Borough Proposed 1887 Creation no 1887
View New Borough Morrellville Borough Proposed 1888 Creation no 1888
View New Borough Brownstown Borough Proposed 1904 Creation no 1904–1905
View New Township Lower Yoder Township Proposed 1909 Division no 1909–1910
View Annexation Westmont Borough Ordinance 84 and 85 no 1924–1925
View Annexation Westmont Borough Ordinance 117 no 1928
View Annexation Johnstown City Ordinance 3819 no 1969