Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 3, 1848 2



Name Relationship Status
Sullivan, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Sullivan County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211370560 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217075 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7503709 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 570395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Shrewsbury, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction Jan 3, 1848
View Reduction Laporte, Township of Creation Sep 26, 1850
View Ascertainment Hillsgrove, Township of Ascertainment 1892
View Ascertainment Hillsgrove, Township of Ascertainment 1895
View Reduction Eagles Mere, Borough of Creation Dec 13, 1898
View Ascertainment Davidson, Township of (Sullivan) Ascertainment 1955

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 3, 1848
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Shrewsbury 5838303 1 1