Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1797 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current
Luzerne, County of Parent former
Lycoming, County of Parent former
Ontario, County of (defunct) Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 55 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201578232 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216001 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1190074 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1895344 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 081295 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct) Reduction 1797
View Reduction Smithfield, Township of (Bradford) Creation Dec 1809
View Expansion Wysox, Township of Reduction 1814–1815
View Reduction Sheshequin, Township of Creation May 1820
View Expansion Sheshequin, Township of Reduction 1840

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1797
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 Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View Annexation Luzerne County-Lycoming County 1804 Annexation yes+ Apr 2, 1804
View New County Ontario County-Susquehanna County 1810 Creation yes+ Feb 21, 1810
View New Name Bradford County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 24, 1812
View Separation (County) Bradford County-Susquehanna County-Tioga County 1812 Separation yes+ Oct 13, 1812
View New School District Ulster Independent School District 1900 Creation yes* 1900
View New School District Ulster Independent School District 1911 Creation yes* 1911
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
View School District Dissolution Ulster Independent School District 1954 Dissolution yes* 1954

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Ulster 5836928 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Smithfield Township-Ulster Township Proposed 1861 Boundary Realignment unknown 1861
View New School District Ulster Township Proposed 1868 Independent School District no* 1868
View New School District Ulster Township Proposed 1880 Independent School District no* 1880
View School District Dissolution Ulster Independent School District Proposed 1903 Dissolution no* 1903
View New Borough Ulster Borough Proposed 1947 Creation no 1947