Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 31, 1840 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Centre, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Centre County, Pennsylvania 02 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202771608 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216137 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7548319 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 140845 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Boggs, Township of (Centre) Reduction Jan 31, 1840
View Swap Boggs, Township of (Centre) Swap 1856
View Reduction Burnside, Township of (Centre) Creation Nov 1856
View Ascertainment Burnside, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1877–1878
View Ascertainment Rush, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1884–1885
View Ascertainment Union, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1884–1885
View Reduction Snow Shoe, Borough of Creation Aug 16, 1907
View Reduction Snow Shoe, Borough of Expansion May 16, 1961
View Reduction Snow Shoe, Borough of Expansion Jun 24, 1963
View Reduction Snow Shoe, Borough of Expansion 1964
View Ascertainment Boggs, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1991–1992
View Ascertainment Boggs, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment Mar 23, 2018

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 31, 1840
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
View County Classification Centre County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Centre County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Centre County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 2012

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Miscellaneous) Jul 20, 2014

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Snow Shoe Township 17500450 549 549
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Snow Shoe 5837099 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Boggs Township-Snow Shoe Township Proposed 1894 New Township no* 1894–1895
View Boundary Realignment Boggs Township-Snow Shoe Township Proposed 1912 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1912–1913
View Home Rule (County) Centre County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984