Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1715 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Montgomery, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 46 direct
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4209150640 direct
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216866 direct View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 460845 direct

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction 1715
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Nov 9, 1925
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jun 28, 1956

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1715
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Montgomery County 1784 Creation yes Sep 10, 1784
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Montgomery County 4th to 3rd yes Dec 30, 1930
View School Districts North Penn School District 1966 Election Regions yes* 1966
View County Classification Montgomery County 3rd to 2nd A yes Nov 1, 1967

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns.Mp. 1940 Montgomery 5838032 1 1
Cns.Mp. 1950 Montgomery Township

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Lansdale Borough Ordinance 781 no 1962–1963
View Home Rule (County) Montgomery County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974