Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 1810 19

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cumberland, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cumberland County, Pennsylvania 40 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4204172336 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216347 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7567961 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 210785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Middleton, Township of (defunct) Division Nov 1810
View Ascertainment Dickinson, Township of (Cumberland) Ascertainment 1812
View Ascertainment Dickinson, Township of (Cumberland) Ascertainment 1859
View Expansion North Middleton, Township of Reduction 1860
View Reduction North Middleton, Township of Expansion 1860
View Expansion Carlisle, Borough of Reduction Apr 17, 1861
View Reduction Mount Holly Springs, Borough of Creation Apr 10, 1873
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion 1893
View Reduction? Mount Holly Springs, Borough of Expansion? 1873–1907
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Mar 24, 1925
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Feb 22, 1928
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Jun 29, 1950
View Expansion? North Middleton, Township of Reduction? 1950–1953
View Reduction? North Middleton, Township of Expansion? 1950–1953
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Jun 24, 1957
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Nov 14, 1959
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Mar 7, 1963
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Dec 18, 1964
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Jul 8, 1965
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Nov 8, 1966
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Aug 3, 1967
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Sep 7, 1971
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Jun 25, 1974
View Reduction Carlisle, Borough of Expansion Apr 7, 1976
View Ascertainment Dickinson, Township of (Cumberland) Ascertainment Mar 12, 2012

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 1810
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Carlisle Borough 1782 Creation yes Apr 13, 1782
View School District Annexation South Middleton Township-Carlisle Borough 1871 School District Annexation yes* 1870–1871
View School District Annexation South Middleton Township-Dickinson Township 1872 School District Annexation yes* 1872
View New School District Middlesex Township-Monroe Township-Silver Spring Township-South Middleton Township 1875 Independent School District yes* 1874–1875
View School District Reversion Carlisle Borough-South Middleton Township 1877 School District Reversion yes* 1877
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Cumberland County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Cumberland County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Cumberland County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 2012

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution 11, 2012: Acknowledging the South Middleton Township/Dickinson Township Boundary Line as approved by the Boundary Commission of Cumberland County May 10, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. South Middleton Township 17500450 1156 1157
View Cns. Mp. 1940 South Middleton 5837345 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Dickinson Township-South Middleton Township Proposed 1840 New Township no* 1840
View New Township South Middleton Township Proposed 1879 Division no 1879
View New School District Middlesex Township-Silver Spring Township-South Middleton Township 1892 Independent School District no* 1891–1892
View Boundary Realignment Monroe Township 1960s Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1966