Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 22, 1840 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 49 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208162184 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216771 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7231663 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 411265 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mifflin, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Sep 22, 1840
View Reduction Watson, Township of (Lycoming) Creation May 6, 1845
View Reduction Jersey Shore, Borough of Expansion May 6, 1854
View Expansion Jersey Shore, Borough of Reduction 1867–1868
View Reduction Jersey Shore, Borough of Expansion 1885
View Reduction Jersey Shore, Borough of Expansion 1890–1891
View Reduction Jersey Shore, Borough of Expansion Feb 6, 1903
View Ascertainment Jersey Shore, Borough of Ascertainment 1917

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Sep 22, 1840
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 Borough Jersey Shore Borough 1826 Creation yes Mar 15, 1826
View Annexation Jersey Shore Borough 1831 Detachment yes Apr 2, 1831
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Porter 5837907 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Cummings Township-Porter Township Proposed 1844 Boundary Realignment unknown 1844
View Annexation Watson Township-Porter Township Proposed 1852 Annexation unknown 1852–1853
View Annexation Jersey Shore Borough Ordinance 277 no* 1918–1921