Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 27, 1849 1



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 68 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201156856 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215939 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1204332 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894915 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061325 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Maidencreek, Township of Reduction Nov 27, 1849
View Reduction West Leesport, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Aug 4, 1950

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 27, 1849
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Maidencreek Township 1746 Creation yes+ Dec 1746
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
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 Ontelaunee 5836856 1 1

Other Event Links

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