Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 5, 1841 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 69 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201158784 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215940 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894942 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061355 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bern, Township of (Berks) Reduction Nov 5, 1841
View Creation Upper Bern, Township of Reduction Nov 5, 1841
View Reduction Centre, Township of (Berks) Creation Jan 2, 1843
View Reduction Bernville, Borough of Creation Mar 21, 1851
View Reduction Bernville, Borough of Expansion May 16, 1950

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 5, 1841
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Upper Bern Township 1820 Creation yes* 1820
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Penn-Bernville Union School District 1949 Creation yes* 1948–1949
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 Penn 5836857 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Bernville Borough 1970 Ordinance no* 1970–1974
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993