Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 23, 1846 10

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Dauphin, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Dauphin County, Pennsylvania 66 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4204381216 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216371 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7972371 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 221055 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mifflin, Township of (Dauphin) Reduction Jan 23, 1846
View Expansion Wiconisco, Township of Reduction 1862
View Expansion Lykens, Township of Reduction 1870
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Creation Mar 30, 1893
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1931
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1962
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1964
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1965
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1965
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1968–1969
View Reduction Elizabethville, Borough of Expansion 1968–1969

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 23, 1846
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Dauphin County 5th to 4th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Dauphin County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1982

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Washington 5837379 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Elizabethville Borough Proposed 1882 Creation no 1882
View Boundary Realignment Dauphin County Proposed 1900 Township Boundary Realignment unknown 1900–1902
View Annexation Elizabethville Borough 1902 Ordinance no* 1902
View School District Annexation Lykens Township-Washington Township Proposed 1901 School District Annexation unknown 1901–1902
View New Township Washington Township Proposed 1912 Division no 1912–1914
View Annexation Elizabethville Borough Ordinance 153 no* 1960
View Annexation Elizabethville Borough Ordinance 202 unknown 1970
View Home Rule (County) Dauphin County Proposed 1980 Home Rule no* 1980