Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 1820 6



Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 38 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201570208 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215991 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1187502 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894571 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080875 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ulster, Township of Reduction May 1820
View Creation Wysox, Township of Reduction May 1820
View Expansion Wysox, Township of Reduction 1821–1822
View Expansion Athens, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1823–1824
View Reduction Watertown, Township of (defunct) Creation Dec 1830
View Expansion Wysox, Township of Reduction 1831
View Reduction Ulster, Township of Expansion 1840
View Reduction Wysox, Township of Expansion 1853
View Ascertainment Litchfield, Township of Ascertainment 1896–1900

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 1820
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 County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sheshequin 5836919 1 1