Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1841 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 41 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200178264 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215796 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1751198 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010965 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Conewago, Township of (Adams) Reduction Jan 1841
View Creation Germany, Township of Reduction Jan 1841
View Creation Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams) Reduction Jan 1841
View Ascertainment West Manheim, Township of Ascertainment Jan 25, 1892
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1928
View Reduction Conewago, Township of (Adams) Expansion 1930
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion 1941
View Reduction Littlestown, Borough of Expansion Feb 6, 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 1841
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Union Township-Conewago Township 1863 School District Annexation yes* 1863
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Union 5836683 1 1