Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Northampton, Township of (Lehigh, defunct) municipality or lower Township no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 1795 3 Feb 26, 1853

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lehigh, County of Parent most recent
Northampton, County of Parent former

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh) Reduction Aug 1795
View Reduction Northampton, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Creation May 6, 1811
View Reduction Allentown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Expansion 1852
View Reduction Allentown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Expansion 1852
View Dissolution Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh) Expansion Feb 26, 1853
View Dissolution South Whitehall, Township of Expansion Feb 26, 1853

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 1795

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Lehigh County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 6, 1812