Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 1799 2



Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200971888 Lead
View county Bedford County, Pennsylvania 310 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215906 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894679 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 050965 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Apr 1799
View Reduction Monroe, Township of (Bedford) Creation Apr 25, 1840
View Swap Monroe, Township of (Bedford) Swap 1875
View Reduction Mann, Township of Creation Dec 8, 1876
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 1799
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bedford County 7th to 6th yes Dec 7, 1972

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Southampton 5836818 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Southampton Township Proposed 1852 Division no* 1852
View New Township Southampton Township Proposed 1885 Division no* 1885–1886