Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 1834 2



Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent former
Potter, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4210575224 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216985 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5943191 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 530785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Eulalia, Township of Reduction Sep 1834
View Creation (Within) Sweden, Township of Expansion Sep 1834
View Ascertainment (Within) Sweden, Township of Part 1838
View Ascertainment (Within) Homer, Township of Ascertainment 1849
View Ascertainment (Within) Sweden, Township of Ascertainment 1849
View Separation Sweden, Township of Reduction 1854
View Reduction Sylvania, Township of Creation Dec 20, 1856
View Ascertainment West Branch, Township of Ascertainment 1865
View Reduction East Fork, Road District of (defunct) Creation Apr 3, 1869
View Ascertainment Sylvania, Township of Ascertainment 1879
View Ascertainment Ulysses, Township of Ascertainment 1892–1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township (Unorganized) Sep 1834
View Township 1854
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Eulalia Township 1810 Creation yes+ Dec 5, 1810
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Potter County 7th to 8th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Summit 5838186 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Summit Township-Sweden Township Proposed 1869 Boundary Realignment unknown 1869–1871