Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1746 3



Name Relationship Status
Maiden Creek, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Berks, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 61 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201146680 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215933 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894220 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061085 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Dec 1746
View Reduction? Richmond, Township of (Berks) Expansion? 1754–1817
View Expansion Ruscombmanor, Township of Reduction Jan 12, 1839
View Reduction Ontelaunee, Township of Creation Nov 27, 1849

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1746
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Ruscombmanor Township 1754 Creation yes+ 1754
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Maidencreek Township 17500449 233 233
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Maidencreek 5836849 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Blandon Borough Proposed 1948 Creation no 1948–1956
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993