Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Sylvania, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 5, 1853 Sep 8, 1853 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 45 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201575944 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4275944 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214958 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1193509 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1180960 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 081083 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Columbia, Township of Reduction Sep 8, 1853
View Reference Columbia Flatts, Place of (unincorporated) Reference Sep 8, 1853
View Expansion? Columbia, Township of Reduction? 1853–1869

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 8, 1853

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Sylvania Borough 17500449 90 93
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Sylvania Borough 17500449 95 96