Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Upper Gwynedd, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 16, 1891 8

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Montgomery, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 56 direct
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4209179056 direct
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216876 direct View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 461504 direct

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Gwynedd, Township of (defunct) Division Dec 16, 1891
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Apr 19, 1909
View Reduction North Wales, Borough of Expansion Nov 7, 1910
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Dec 18, 1922
View Expansion North Wales, Borough of Reduction Aug 2, 1935
View Expansion North Wales, Borough of Reduction 1957
View Reduction North Wales, Borough of Expansion 1957
View Reduction North Wales, Borough of Expansion Nov 24, 1958
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jul 26, 1962
View Reduction Lansdale, Borough of Expansion Jul 26, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 16, 1891
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 7, 1963

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Gwynedd Township 1701 Creation yes+ 1701
View New County Montgomery County 1784 Creation yes Sep 10, 1784
View Election Districts Gwynedd Township 1876 Election Districts yes+ 1876
View Annexation Gwynedd Township-North Wales Borough 1885 Annexation yes Mar 10, 1885
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

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Deed Grantee Index
Deed Grantor Index

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns.Mp. 1940 Upper Gwynedd 5838046 1 1
Cns.Mp. 1950 Upper Gwynedd Township

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Montgomery County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no 1973–1974