Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 12, 1855 0



Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201582656 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216004 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1204926 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1896557 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 081385 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Reduction Feb 12, 1855
View Swap Franklin, Township of (Bradford) Swap 1865

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 12, 1855
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View School District Dissolution Frontier Independent School District 1882 Dissolution yes* 1882
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 West Burlington 5836931 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation West Burlington Township-Springfield Township Proposed 1864 Annexation unknown 1864–1865