Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Southampton, Township of (Bucks, defunct) municipality or lower Township no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1685 1 Dec 2, 1929

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent most recent

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1685
View Expansion Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Sep 27, 1692
View Division Lower Southampton, Township of Creation Dec 2, 1929
View Division Upper Southampton, Township of Creation Dec 2, 1929

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1685
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northampton Township-Southampton Township Proposed 1842 Annexation no* 1842
View Annexation Northampton Township-Southampton Township Proposed 1852 Annexation no* 1852–1853