Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 26, 1828 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent former
Potter, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4210560200 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216979 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q630453 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 530575 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Eulalia, Township of Reduction Feb 26, 1828
View Creation (Within) Harrison, Township of (Potter) Expansion Feb 26, 1828
View Whole (Within) Harrison, Township of (Potter) Reduction Feb 1828
View Whole (Within) Sweden, Township of Expansion Feb 1828
View Separation Sweden, Township of Reduction Jan 2, 1832
View Expansion Jackson, Township of (Potter, defunct) Subordination Feb 29, 1832
View Expansion Eulalia, Township of Reduction Sep 1834
View Expansion West Branch, Township of Creation (Within) Sep 1834
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Potter, defunct) Separation Sep 1834
View Ascertainment Hector, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Ascertainment Jackson, Township of (Potter, defunct) Ascertainment 1838
View Part West Branch, Township of Ascertainment (Within) 1838
View Reduction West Branch, Township of Separation 1845
View Ascertainment West Branch, Township of Ascertainment 1877–1878
View Ascertainment Hector, Township of Ascertainment 1888
View Reduction West Branch, Township of Expansion 1888–1889
View Ascertainment Ulysses, Township of Ascertainment 1892–1894
View Reduction Galeton, Borough of Creation Sep 21, 1896
View Reduction Galeton, Borough of Expansion Jun 12, 1900

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township (Unorganized) Feb 26, 1828
View Township Jan 2, 1832
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 Eulalia Township 1810 Creation yes+ Dec 5, 1810
View Separation (County) Potter County 1835 Separation yes+ Sep 1, 1835
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Potter County 7th to 8th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Pike 5838180 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Pike Township-West Branch Township Proposed 1858 Boundary Realignment no* 1858–1859