Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 17, 1725 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 34 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201761616 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216028 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q75047 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 091025 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Jun 17, 1725
View Reduction Bedminster, Township of Expansion 1862–1863
View Reduction Bedminster, Township of Expansion 1863–1864
View Swap Bedminster, Township of Swap 1881–1882

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jun 17, 1725
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bucks County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Bucks County 5th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Bucks County 3rd to 2nd A yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Plumstead 5836959 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Buckingham Township-New Britain Township-Plumstead Township-Warwick Township Proposed 1814 New Township no* 1814
View Annexation Tinicum Township-Plumstead Township Proposed 1860 Annexation unknown 1860
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986