Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 27, 1728 2



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


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lancaster County, Pennsylvania 550 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207167096 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216643 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7398115 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 361475 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Sadsbury, Township of (Chester) Reduction Nov 27, 1728
View Reduction Bart, Township of Creation 1750
View Ascertainment Bart, Township of Ascertainment 1871–1872
View Ascertainment Salisbury, Township of (Lancaster) Ascertainment 1879–1880
View Reduction Christiana, Borough of Creation Dec 4, 1893

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 27, 1728
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Lancaster County 1729 Creation yes+ May 10, 1729
View New Township Lancaster County 1729 Township Division yes+ Aug 5, 1729
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View Boundary Realignment Chester County-Lancaster County 1801 Boundary Ascertainment yes* 1801
View School District Annexation Bart Township-Sadsbury Township 1881 School District Annexation yes* 1880–1881
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lancaster County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sadsbury 5837735 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Reversion Sadsbury Township-Bart Township Proposed 1948 School District Reversion unknown 1948–1951
View Home Rule (County) Lancaster County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972
View County Classification Lancaster County Proposed 2010s 3rd to 2nd A no 2011
View County Classification Lancaster County Proposed 2020s 3rd to 2nd A pending 2021–2022