Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Williamsport, Borough of (Lycoming, defunct) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 1, 1806 Mar 1, 1806 3 May 16, 1866

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208185312
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4285312
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215428 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1016159 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Loyalsock, Township of Reduction Mar 1, 1806
View Expansion Loyalsock, Township of Reduction Apr 14, 1852
View Expansion Loyalsock, Township of Reduction 1858
View Expansion Loyalsock, Township of Reduction 1862
View Dissolution Williamsport, City of Creation May 16, 1866

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Mar 1, 1806
View Borough (Title 8) Apr 14, 1852

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Plat Recording Williamsport Borough 1842 Plat Recording yes* 1842

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Minute: "On Motion Hepburn Trainer & Smith were appointed a committee to draft an ordinance annexing that Portion of Loyalsock Township Embraced in the petition of sundry persons presented at last Meeting, & that they report at next Meeting of Councils - agreed to" Feb 4, 1858 v. 1844-1861, p. 190
View Minute: [Adoption of ordinance with full text] Feb 11, 1858 v. 1844-1861, p. 191–192
View Ordinance: To annex a portion of Loyalsock Township to the Boro. of Williamsport Feb 11, 1858
View Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Mar 24, 1861 v. 1861-1866, p. 10
View Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Jan 6, 1862 v. 1861-1866, p. 4–5
View Ordinance: [Annexing a certain section of land on west side of the Borough upon petition of John V. Woodward, A. Harvey, Reuben Deiner and others] Jan 6, 1862
View Ordinance: To annex a portion of Loyalsock Township to the Borough of Williamsport Mar 24, 1862

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Plat Recording Williamsport Borough Proposed 1842 Plat Recording unknown 1842