Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1810 6



Name Relationship Status
Somerhill, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 59 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202175144 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216095 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5555793 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 111625 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cambria, Township of (Cambria) Reduction 1810
View Reduction Conemaugh, Township of (Cambria) Expansion Apr 1, 1823
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Cambria) Creation 1828
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jan 6, 1831
View Reduction Croyle, Township of Creation Sep 9, 1858
View Reduction Wilmore, Borough of Creation Feb 10, 1859
View Reduction Portage, Township of (Cambria) Creation Mar 4, 1878
View Swap Adams, Township of (Cambria) Swap 1903
View Swap Munster, Township of Swap 1906
View Swap Munster, Township of Swap 1906–1907
View Ascertainment Cambria, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1914–1915
View Ascertainment Adams, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1922
View Ascertainment Portage, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1934–1935

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1810
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 New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View Boundary Realignment Blair County-Cambria County 1883 Boundary Ascertainment yes* 1883
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Summerhill Township 17500450 362 362
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Summerhill 5837042 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Croyle Township-Summerhill Township Proposed 1903 Boundary Realignment unknown 1903–1904
View New Township Summerhill Township Proposed 1909 Division no* 1909