Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 1767 29

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Penns, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Cumberland, County of Parent former
Northumberland, County of Parent former
Snyder, County of Parent current
Union, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Snyder County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4210958864 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217035 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7163334 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 550395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Jul 1767
View Reduction Greenwood, Township of (Perry) Expansion Mar 21, 1772
View Reduction Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct) Creation May 1774
View Reduction Beaver, Township of (Snyder) Creation May 28, 1787
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Feb 24, 1789
View Reduction Mahantongo, Township of (Union, defunct) Creation Apr 1796
View Reduction Center, Township of (Snyder) Creation Apr 1805
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Snyder) Creation Dec 14, 1818
View Reduction Chapman, Township of (Snyder) Creation 1820
View Reference Susquehanna, Township of (Union, proposed) Reference 1820
View Reduction Union, Township of (Union) Expansion 1822–1824
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Union, defunct) Creation May 11, 1827
View Expansion Selinsgrove, Borough of (Union, defunct) Dissolution Jan 11, 1828
View Reduction Middlecreek, Township of (Snyder) Creation Sep 1838
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Creation Sep 26, 1853
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Union, defunct) Creation Feb 24, 1854
View Expansion Jackson, Township of (Union, defunct) Reduction Dec 1, 1855
View Expansion Union, Township of (Union) Reduction Dec 1, 1855
View Reduction Monroe, Township of (Snyder) Creation 1856
View Reference Monroe, Township of (Snyder) Reference 1856
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Snyder) Expansion May 29, 1856
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Snyder) Expansion 1857–1858
View Ascertainment Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Ascertainment 1901
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1906
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1926
View Reduction? Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion? 1926–1937
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1938
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1939
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion May 22, 1957
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion Nov 4, 1959
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion Nov 4, 1959
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion Feb 1, 1960
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1963
View Reduction Selinsgrove, Borough of (Snyder) Expansion 1965–1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jul 1767
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 New Township Northumberland County 1772 Township Division yes Apr 9, 1772
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Union County 1813 Creation yes+ Nov 1, 1813
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Snyder County 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Penn 5838256 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Berlin Township Proposed 1809 Creation no* 1809
View Annexation Penn Township-Perry Township to Mahantongo Township Proposed 1816 Annexation no+ 1816
View New Township Wilson Township Proposed 1856 Creation no* 1856
View New School District Penn Township (Snyder) Proposed 1856 Independent School District unknown 1856–1858
View Annexation Penn Township-Jackson Township Proposed 1867 Annexation unknown 1867
View Boundary Realignment Jackson Township-Penn Township 1930 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1930
View Annexation Selinsgrove Borough Ordinance 269 no 1960–1962
View Annexation Selinsgrove Borough Ordinance 344 no* 1967
View Annexation Selinsgrove Borough Ordinance 367 no 1970