Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Turkeyfoot, Township of (defunct) municipality or lower Township no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 13, 1773 3 1848


Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent former
Somerset, County of Parent most recent

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Brothersvalley, Township of Reduction Jul 13, 1773
View Reduction Quemahoning, Township of Creation Apr 11, 1775
View Reduction Milford, Township of (Somerset) Creation 1780
View Reduction Addison, Township of Creation 1800
View Division Lower Turkeyfoot, Township of Creation 1848
View Division Upper Turkeyfoot, Township of Creation 1848

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jul 13, 1773

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 Somerset County 1795 Creation yes+ Apr 17, 1795

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Turkeyfoot Township Proposed 1798 Division unknown 1798
View New Township Addison Township-Turkeyfoot Township Proposed 1800 New Township unknown 1800
View Boundary Realignment Milford Township-Turkeyfoot Township Proposed 1827 Boundary Realignment unknown 1827