Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 3, 1728 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Towamensing, Township of (Montgomery, alternate) Variant variant
Montgomery, County of Parent current
Philadelphia, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 53 direct
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4209177152 direct
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216873 direct View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 461385 direct

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unorganized (placeholder) Reduction Mar 3, 1728
View Ascertainment Worcester, Township of Ascertainment Oct 1916
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion May 17, 1922

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 3, 1728
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 New County Montgomery County 1784 Creation yes Sep 10, 1784
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Montgomery County 4th to 3rd yes Dec 30, 1930
View School Districts North Penn School District 1966 Election Regions yes* 1966
View County Classification Montgomery County 3rd to 2nd A yes Nov 1, 1967

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns.Mp. 1940 Towamencia 5838043 1 1
Cns.Mp. 1950 Towamencin Township

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Kulpsville 1872 Independent School District no* 1871–1872
View New School District Towamencin Township Proposed 1870s Independent School District unknown 1870–1880
View Home Rule (County) Montgomery County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974
View Legislative Body Towamencin Township Proposed 1976 Additional Supervisors no* 1976