Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 9, 1860 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cameron, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cameron County, Pennsylvania 6 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202362064 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216105 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7231442 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 120185 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Portage, Township of (Potter) Reduction Oct 9, 1860
View Reduction Lumber, Township of Expansion 1868–1869
View Ascertainment Portage, Township of (Potter) Ascertainment Jan 5, 1888

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 9, 1860
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Portage 5837055 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Portage Township-Shippen Township Proposed 1871 Boundary Realignment no* 1871–1872
View Boundary Realignment Portage Township-Shippen Township Proposed 1876 Boundary Realignment no* 1876
View Boundary Realignment Portage Township-Shippen Township Proposed 1989 Boundary Realignment no 1989