Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1737 14

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent former
Lehigh, County of Parent current
Northampton, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207779160 Lead
View county Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 21 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216697 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5643263 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 390605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1737
View Reduction Lower Milford, Township of Creation Dec 9, 1852
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Creation Oct 12, 1859
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1903
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1922
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1925
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1926
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1925–1927
View Reduction Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1931
View Reduction Emmaus, Borough of Expansion Dec 20, 1949
View Reduction Macungie, Borough of Expansion 1959
View Reduction Emmaus, Borough of Expansion 1960
View Reduction Macungie, Borough of Expansion Nov 28, 1968
View Reduction Emmaus, Borough of Expansion 1969
View Reduction Emmaus, Borough of Expansion Nov 8, 1972
View Ascertainment Hereford, Township of Ascertainment May 4, 1982
View Ascertainment Lower Milford, Township of Ascertainment Oct 22, 1990

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1737
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Northampton County 1752 Creation yes* Mar 11, 1752
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Lehigh County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 6, 1812
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lehigh County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification Lehigh County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972
View Home Rule (County) Lehigh County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Upper Milford 5837808 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Emmaus Borough Ordinance 448 no* 1968–1971
View Annexation Emmaus Borough Ordinance 450 no* 1969–1971