Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct) municipality or lower Township no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 1774 1 Feb 22, 1790


Name Relationship Status
Northumberland, County of Parent most recent


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202731960
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216125 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q5639437 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bald Eagle, Township of (Northumberland, defunct) Reduction May 1774
View Creation Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction May 1774
View Creation Penn, Township of (Snyder) Reduction May 1774
View Reduction Potter, Township of (Centre) Creation Sep 19, 1789
View Old Name Haines, Township of New Name Feb 22, 1790

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 1774

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776