Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1821 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 40 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211782976 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217127 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5840794 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 591205 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Deerfield, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Dec 1821
View Reduction Brookfield, Township of Creation Feb 13, 1827
View Reduction Brookfield, Township of Expansion 1833
View Reduction Middletown, Township of (Tioga, defunct) Creation 1850
View Reduction Westfield, Borough of Creation Feb 12, 1867
View Ascertainment Clymer, Township of Ascertainment 1902–1904

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1821
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Westfield 5838368 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Westfield Township Proposed 1822 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1822
View New Township Westfield Township Proposed 1825 Division no* 1825–1826
View Annexation Westfield Township-Brookfield Township Proposed 1830 Annexation unknown 1830
View New Borough Westfield Borough Proposed 1865 Creation no 1865
View New Township Westfield Township Proposed 1922 Division no 1922