Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1838 2



Name Relationship Status
Cameron, County of Parent current
Clinton, County of Parent former
Lycoming, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cameron County, Pennsylvania 5 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202345432 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216104 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5851730 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 120155 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Grove, Township of (Clinton, defunct) Reduction 1838
View Expansion Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Reduction 1867
View Expansion Portage, Township of (Cameron) Reduction 1868–1869
View Ascertainment Portage, Township of (Potter) Ascertainment Jan 5, 1888

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1838
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View New Township Eulalia Township 1810 Creation yes+ Dec 5, 1810
View New Township Sergeant Township 1811 Creation yes* Jan 1811
View New County Clinton County 1839 Creation yes* Jun 21, 1839
View New County Cameron County 1860 Creation yes Oct 9, 1860
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 Lumber 5837054 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Lumber Township Proposed 1877 Independent School District unknown 1877