Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1781 9

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cumberland, County of Parent former
Franklin, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Franklin County, Pennsylvania 17 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4205550616 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216467 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6905805 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 280395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Peters, Township of (Franklin) Reduction Jan 1781
View Expansion Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1798
View Part Mercersburg, Borough of Creation (Within) Feb 26, 1831
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Separation Mar 31, 1845
View Reduction Antrim, Township of Expansion 1872–1873
View Reduction Peters, Township of (Franklin) Expansion 1874
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Expansion 1899–1901
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Expansion 1910
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 16, 1954
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 3, 1964
View Reduction Mercersburg, Borough of Expansion Jan 5, 1966
View Ascertainment Antrim, Township of Ascertainment 1989–1990

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 1781
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Franklin County 1784 Creation yes+ Sep 9, 1784
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Franklin County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Franklin County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Montgomery 5837515 1 1