Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1846 May 8, 1832 14

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent former
Blair, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Blair County, Pennsylvania 15 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201347872 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4247872 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214943 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1180504 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q371509 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 070453 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Woodbury, Township of (Bedford, defunct) Reduction May 8, 1832
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1840
View Reduction North Woodbury, Township of Expansion 1844
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1862
View Reduction North Woodbury, Township of Expansion 1872
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1901
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1901–1902
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1910
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1912
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction Jul 18, 1927
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction 1929
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction Mar 12, 1931
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction Aug 9, 1946
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction Dec 19, 1952
View Expansion North Woodbury, Township of Reduction Dec 11, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 8, 1832
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 17, 1872

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Blair County 1846 Creation yes Jul 27, 1846
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution Jun 3, 1872
View Ordinance 1899
View Ordinance Mar 1900
View Ordinance 41: [Annexation of territory west of the Borough of Martinsburg] Jul 1, 1901 Jul 2, 1901 p. 36–37
View Ordinance 42: [Annexation of territory south and southeast of the Borough of Martinsburg] Jul 1, 1901 Jul 2, 1901 p. 38
View Ordinance 79: Providing for the annexation of a portion of North Woodbury Township, lying immediately adjacent to and south and east of the Borough of Martinsburg, to the said borough Oct 20, 1910 Oct 24, 1910 p. 76–77
View Ordinance 81: Providing for the annexation of a portion of North Woodbury Township, lying immediately adjacent to and south and east of the Borough of Martinsburg, the said borough Feb 5, 1912 Feb 6, 1912 p. 81–82
View Ordinance 107: Providing for the annexation of a portion of North Woodbury Township, lying immediately adjacent to and east of the Borough of Martinsburg, to said borough Jul 11, 1927 Jul 11, 1927 p. 153–155
View Ordinance 108: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of the Township of North Woodbury, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania, the portion of the Township of North Woodbury proposed to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg being fully designated by boundaries described in this ordinance, before and after said annexation Dec 9, 1929 Dec 1929 p. 158–164
View Ordinance: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania, said portion of territory to be annexed to the said Borough of Martinsburg being fully described in this ordinance May 8, 1930 Jan 7, 1931
View Ordinance 205: Annexing to the Borough of Martinsburg sections of North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said borough Jul 1, 1946 Jul 2, 1946 p. 207–209
View Ordinance 230: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania: said portion of territory to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg, being fully described in this ordinance Dec 8, 1952 Dec 8, 1952
View Ordinance 281: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania; said portion of territory to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg, being fully described in this ordinance Sep 4, 1962 Sep 4, 1962
View Ordinance 355: Annexing a portion of North Woodbury Township Nov 6, 1972 Nov 6, 1972
View Ordinance 360: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania, said portion of territory to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg, being more fully described in this ordinance May 7, 1973 May 7, 1973
View Ordinance 362: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of ground located in North Woodbury Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Martinsburg, County of Blair and State of Pennsylvania, said portion of territory to be annexed to the Borough of Martinsburg, being more fully described in this ordinance Jun 4, 1973 Jun 4, 1973

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Martinsburg Borough 17500449 170 174

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Martinsburg Borough-North Woodbury Township Proposed 1880 Annexation no 1880
View Annexation Martinsburg Borough 1900 Ordinance no* 1900
View Annexation North Woodbury Township-Martinsburg Borough Proposed 1899 Annexation unknown 1899–1900
View Annexation Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 355 no 1972–1975
View Annexation Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 360 no 1973–1975
View Annexation Martinsburg Borough Ordinance 362 no 1973–1975