Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 1779 17

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cumberland, County of Parent former
Franklin, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Franklin County, Pennsylvania 23 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4205581240 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216473 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7972379 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 280605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Antrim, Township of Reduction Apr 1779
View Reduction Waynesburg, Borough of (Franklin, defunct) Creation May 4, 1819
View Expansion Waynesburg, Borough of (Franklin, defunct) Dissolution Apr 1, 1825
View Part Waynesboro, Borough of Creation (Within) Mar 7, 1831
View Reduction Quincy, Township of Creation 1838
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Separation Mar 7, 1843
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1888–1889
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion Mar 24, 1915
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1931
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion Nov 3, 1943
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1952
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1964
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1964
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1966
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion 1966
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion Nov 7, 1967
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion Dec 5, 1967
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion May 26, 1970
View Reduction Waynesboro, Borough of Expansion May 26, 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 1779
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Franklin County 1784 Creation yes+ Sep 9, 1784
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Franklin County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Franklin County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Washington Township 17500451 40 40
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Washington 5837521 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Waynesboro Borough Ordinance 520 no 1961
View Annexation Waynesboro Borough Ordinance 744 no* 1973