Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 6, 1845 0



Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 58 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208181576 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216776 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7974861 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 411475 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cummings, Township of Reduction May 6, 1845
View Creation Porter, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction May 6, 1845

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 6, 1845
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 Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View School District Dissolution Watson Independent School District 1902 Dissolution yes* 1902
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Watson 5837913 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Watson Township-Porter Township Proposed 1852 Annexation unknown 1852–1853