Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 14, 1758 3



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 75 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201165544 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215945 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894885 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061565 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Nov 14, 1758
View Reduction Pike, Township of (Berks) Creation Nov 1813
View Reduction Richmond, Township of (Berks) Expansion 1840
View Reduction Pike, Township of (Berks) Expansion Sep 17, 1842
View Ascertainment Maxatawny, Township of Ascertainment 1901

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 14, 1758
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 Cns. Mp. 1940 Rockland 5836863 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993