Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1780 15

Map

Related

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

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Somerset County, Pennsylvania 28 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211149416 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217056 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6851782 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 560845 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Turkeyfoot, Township of (defunct) Reduction 1780
View Reduction Somerset, Township of (Somerset) Creation 1796
View Reduction Brothersvalley, Township of Expansion 1840
View Reduction Jefferson, Township of (Somerset) Creation Nov 23, 1846
View Swap Elk Lick, Township of Swap 1853
View Swap Summit, Township of (Somerset) Swap 1853
View Reduction Middlecreek, Township of (Somerset) Creation Feb 9, 1853
View Reduction New Centerville, Borough of Creation Aug 22, 1853
View Swap Brothersvalley, Township of Swap 1858–1859
View Expansion Jefferson, Township of (Somerset) Reduction 1860–1861
View Expansion Middlecreek, Township of (Somerset) Reduction 1860–1861
View Reduction Middlecreek, Township of (Somerset) Expansion 1866–1867
View Reduction Somerset, Township of (Somerset) Expansion 1869
View Reduction Rockwood, Borough of Creation Jun 19, 1885
View Reduction Black, Township of Creation Oct 18, 1886
View Reference North Milford, Township of (proposed) Reference Oct 18, 1886
View Reduction Rockwood, Borough of Expansion Nov 21, 1907
View Expansion Somerset, Township of (Somerset) Reduction Dec 4, 1912
View Reduction New Centerville, Borough of Expansion Aug 10, 1932
View Reduction New Centerville, Borough of Expansion 1955–1957
View Ascertainment Jefferson, Township of (Somerset) Ascertainment Sep 5, 1973
View Ascertainment Middlecreek, Township of (Somerset) Ascertainment Sep 5, 1973

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1780
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 Somerset County 1795 Creation yes+ Apr 17, 1795
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Rockwood Area School District 1959 Creation yes+ 1958–1959

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Milford 5838281 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Brothersvalley Township-Milford Township Proposed 1805 Boundary Realignment unknown 1805
View Boundary Realignment Milford Township-Somerset Township Proposed 1805 Boundary Realignment unknown 1805
View Boundary Realignment Milford Township-Turkeyfoot Township Proposed 1827 Boundary Realignment unknown 1827
View New Township Jefferson Township-Milford Township-Somerset Township Proposed 1859 New Township no* 1859–1860
View Annexation Milford Township-Somerset Township Proposed 1866 Annexation unknown 1866–1867
View Boundary Realignment Jefferson Township-Milford Township Proposed 1905 Boundary Realignment unknown 1905
View Annexation Milford Township-Rockwood Borough Proposed 1993 Annexation no 1993