Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 24, 1890 8

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 52 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201783960 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216038 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q535875 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 091535 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Rockhill, Township of (defunct) Division May 24, 1890
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion Jul 31, 1911
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion Apr 29, 1936
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion Dec 2, 1955
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion Dec 2, 1955
View Reduction Telford, Borough of Expansion Aug 15, 1958
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion May 21, 1963
View Reduction Telford, Borough of Expansion Jul 10, 1964
View Reduction Sellersville, Borough of Expansion Dec 14, 1964

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 24, 1890
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 Bucks County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Bucks County 5th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Bucks County 3rd to 2nd A yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 West Rockhill 5836970 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986