Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1729 4



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current
Lancaster, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 73 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201165320 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215944 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894443 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061505 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1729
View Reduction Union, Township of (Berks) Creation 1753
View Ascertainment East Nantmeal, Township of (Chester) Ascertainment 1795–1796
View Ascertainment West Nantmeal, Township of Ascertainment 1795–1796
View Swap Caernarvon, Township of (Berks) Swap 1842–1843
View Swap Union, Township of (Berks) Swap 1851
View Reduction Birdsboro, Borough of Creation Nov 23, 1872
View Reduction Birdsboro, Borough of Expansion Sep 11, 1890
View Reduction New Morgan, Borough of Creation Jan 6, 1992

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1729
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
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 Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Robeson Township 17500449 232 232
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Robeson 5836862 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Hay Creek Township Proposed 1845 Creation no* 1845–1846
View New Township Robeson Township Proposed 1909 (Ward?) Division no 1909
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993