Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Stewartstown, Borough of (York) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 24, 1853 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
York, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral York County, Pennsylvania 86 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213374104
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4274104
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215763 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1188654 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182818 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 671713 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Mechanicsburg, Borough of (York, defunct) Old Name Feb 24, 1853
View Reduction Hopewell, Township of (York, defunct) Expansion May 1, 1861
View Expansion Hopewell, Township of (York, defunct) Reduction 1867–1868
View Expansion Hopewell, Township of (York) Reduction 1892–1896
View Expansion Hopewell, Township of (York) Reduction Dec 5, 1949
View Expansion Hopewell, Township of (York) Reduction May 17, 1966
View Expansion Hopewell, Township of (York) Reduction Aug 2, 1968
View Swap Hopewell, Township of (York) Swap 1997

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Feb 24, 1853
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 29, 1882

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Mechanicsburg Borough 1851 Creation yes May 5, 1851
View General Law Stewartstown Borough 1851-1860 General Law yes? 1851–1860
View Election Separation Stewartstown Borough 1860 Election Separation yes* 1860
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification York County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification York County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Declaring the annexation for the Borough of Stewartstown, York County, Pennsylvania, of a tract of land situate in Hopewell Township, York County, Pennsylvania Nov 14, 1949 Nov 14, 1949 p. 107–109
View Ordinance 1, 1966: Authorizing and directing the annexation of three tracts of Hopewell Township land adjoining the Borough of Stewartstown, County of York, and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Jan 3, 1966 Jan 3, 1966 p. 32–33
View Ordinance 1, 1968: Authorizing and directing the annexation of a tract of Hopewell Township land adjoining the Borough of Stewartstown, County of York, and State of Pennsylvania Apr 22, 1968 Apr 22, 1968 p. 58–60
View Agreement Apr 7, 1997

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Stewartstown Borough 17500453 93 93

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) York County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1974