Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1745 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current
Lancaster, County of Parent former
York, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 29 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200148608 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215789 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1751189 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010725 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1745
View Swap Straban, Township of Swap 1818–1819
View Reduction Butler, Township of (Adams) Creation Aug 1849
View Reduction Franklin, Township of (Adams) Expansion 1856–1858
View Reduction Bendersville, Borough of Creation Apr 23, 1887
View Reduction Bendersville, Borough of Expansion 1947
View Reduction Bendersville, Borough of Expansion 1957

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1745
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County York County 1749 Creation yes+ Aug 19, 1749
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Adams County 1800 Creation yes* Jan 22, 1800
View School District Annexation Franklin Township-Menallen Township 1875 School District Annexation yes* 1875
View School District Annexation Menallen Township-Tyrone Township 1875 School District Annexation yes* 1875
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances with Tables

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Menallen 5836676 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Menallen Township-Straban Township Proposed 1817 Boundary Realignment no* 1817
View School District Annexation Menallen Township-Bendersville Borough Proposed 1888 School District Annexation no* 1888–1889
View Annexation Menallen Township-Bendersville Borough Proposed 2006 Annexation no 2006