Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 2, 1854 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208357312
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216791 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7109855 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420545 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Eldred, Township of (McKean) Reduction Mar 2, 1854
View Reduction Keating, Township of (McKean) Expansion Jun 27, 1865
View Reduction Duke Centre, Borough of (defunct) Creation Sep 23, 1878
View Expansion Duke Centre, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution Dec 14, 1888
View Ascertainment Allegany, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Olean, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Foster, Township of (McKean) Ascertainment 1930–1931
View Ascertainment Keating, Township of (McKean) Ascertainment 1930–1931

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 2, 1854
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification McKean County 7th to 6th yes Dec 30, 1930

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Otto Township 17500451 1406 1406
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Otto 5837932 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution Duke Centre Borough-Otto Township Proposed 1885 Merger no 1885–1886
View Dissolution Duke Centre Borough-Otto Township Proposed 1887 Merger no 1887