Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1809 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current
Lycoming, County of Parent former
Ontario, County of (defunct) Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 39 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201571312 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215992 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1895304 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080905 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ulster, Township of Reduction Dec 1809
View Reduction Columbia, Township of Creation Aug 1813
View Reduction Springfield, Township of (Bradford, defunct) Creation Aug 1813
View Reduction Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Expansion 1834–1835

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1809
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View New County Ontario County-Susquehanna County 1810 Creation yes+ Feb 21, 1810
View New Name Bradford County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 24, 1812
View Separation (County) Bradford County-Susquehanna County-Tioga County 1812 Separation yes+ Oct 13, 1812
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 Smithfield 5836920 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Smithfield Township-Ulster Township Proposed 1861 Boundary Realignment unknown 1861
View New Borough Smithfield (Borough?) Proposed 1867 Creation (1) no* 1867
View New Borough Smithfield (Borough?) Proposed 1867 Creation (2) no* 1867–1868
View New School District Smithfield Township Proposed 1874 Independent School District unknown 1874