Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1818 3



Name Relationship Status
Indiana, County of Parent former
Jefferson, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Jefferson County, Pennsylvania 17 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4206559480 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216566 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7169928 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 330515 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Pine Creek, Township of (Jefferson) Reduction 1818
View Reduction Young, Township of (Jefferson) Creation 1826
View Reduction Porter, Township of (Jefferson) Creation Feb 11, 1840
View Reduction Sandy, Township of (Jefferson, defunct) Creation Sep 14, 1850

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1818
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 Separation (County) Jefferson County 1824 Partial Separation yes+ Jan 21, 1824
View Separation (County) Jefferson County 1830 Separation yes+ Oct 1, 1830
View School District Annexation Perry Township-Young Township 1873 School District Annexation yes* 1873
View School District Reversion Young Township-Perry Township 1919 School District Reversion yes* 1919
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Perry 5837636 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Perry Township-Rose Township Proposed 1836 New Township no* 1836
View School District Annexation Perry Township-Oliver Township Proposed 1906 School District Annexation unknown 1906