Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1749 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Mountjoy, Township of (Adams, alternate) Variant variant
Adams, County of Parent current
York, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 30 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200151640 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215790 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1751070 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010755 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1749
View Ascertainment Straban, Township of Ascertainment 1810
View Ascertainment Germany, Township of Ascertainment 1884
View Ascertainment Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams) Ascertainment 1884
View Ascertainment Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams) Ascertainment 1908–1909
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1749
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 Adams County 1800 Creation yes* Jan 22, 1800
View School District Annexation Mount Pleasant Township-Mount Joy Township 1903 School District Annexation yes* 1903
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Mount Joy 5836677 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Mount Joy Township-Mount Pleasant Township Proposed 1908 Boundary Ascertainment no* 1908