Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1816 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Union, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Union County, Pennsylvania 012 Lead
View cadastral Union County, Pennsylvania 015 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211978424 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217135 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7886337 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 600365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction 1816
View Expansion Center, Township of (Snyder) Reduction 1822–1824
View Expansion Penn, Township of (Snyder) Reduction 1822–1824
View Expansion West Buffalo, Township of Reduction 1822–1824
View Reduction New Berlin, Borough of Separation 1838
View Part New Berlin, Borough of Creation (Within) Feb 15, 1838
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Union, defunct) Creation Feb 24, 1854
View Reduction Penn, Township of (Snyder) Expansion Dec 1, 1855
View Reduction Union, Township of (Snyder, defunct) Creation Dec 1, 1855
View Reference Monroe, Township of (Snyder) Reference 1856
View Reduction Limestone, Township of (Union) Expansion 1858
View Expansion Jackson, Township of (Union, defunct) Dissolution Mar 2, 1858
View Ascertainment East Buffalo, Township of Ascertainment 2009–2010

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1816
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Union County 1941 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Union County 7th to 8th yes Jun 25, 1941
View County Classification Union County 1952 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Union 5838379 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation West Buffalo Township-Union Township Proposed 1827 Annexation unknown 1827–1828
View Boundary Realignment Buffalo Township-East Buffalo Township to Union Township Proposed 1838 Boundary Realignment unknown 1838
View New Township Hartley Township-Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1838 New Township unknown 1838
View Annexation New Berlin Borough-Union Township Proposed 1838 Annexation unknown 1838
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (1) no* 1847
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (2) no* 1847
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (3) no* 1847
View Boundary Realignment Snyder County-Union County 1890s Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1896–1899
View Home Rule (County) Union County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973