Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1717 3



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


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 67 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201156672 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215938 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1198264 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894296 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061295 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction 1717
View Reduction Pike, Township of (Berks) Creation Nov 1813
View Expansion Ruscombmanor, Township of Reduction Mar 24, 1851
View Expansion Amity, Township of (Berks) Reduction Mar 18, 1852

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1717
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Amity Township 1718 Creation yes+ 1718
View Plat Recording Oley Township 1740 Plat Recording yes* 1740
View Charter Revival Amity Township 1745 Charter Revival yes+ 1745
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Ruscombmanor Township 1754 Creation yes+ 1754
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New School District Oley Township 1857 Independent School District yes* 1857
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Oley 5836855 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993