Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1821 4



Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 44 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208158848 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216767 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5798069 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 411115 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Moreland, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Dec 1821
View Swap Wolf, Township of Swap Sep 1, 1847
View Expansion Davidson, Township of (Lycoming, defunct) Dissolution Sep 16, 1848
View Reduction Moreland, Township of (Lycoming) Expansion Sep 2, 1853
View Expansion Moreland, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Jan 27, 1857
View Ascertainment Moreland, Township of (Lycoming) Ascertainment Dec 2, 1858
View Reduction Picture Rocks, Borough of Creation Oct 4, 1875

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1821
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View School District Annexation Penn Township-Davidson Township 1862 School District Annexation yes Apr 5, 1862
View School District Annexation Franklin Township-Penn Township to North Mountain Independent School District 1878 School District Annexation yes* 1875–1878
View School District Dissolution North Mountain Independent School District 1904 Dissolution yes* 1904
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Penn 5837903 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Penn Township-Shrewsbury Township Proposed 1847 Annexation unknown 1847–1849
View Boundary Realignment Moreland Township-Penn Township Proposed 1854 Boundary Realignment unknown 1854
View Annexation Moreland Township-Penn Township Proposed 1855 Annexation unknown 1855
View Annexation Penn Township-Franklin Township Proposed 1855 Annexation unknown 1855