Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Butler County 1854 Township Division yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1853–1854 Mar 29, 1854 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Donegal, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Parker, Township of
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Muddy Creek, Township of
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Venango, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Parker, Township of
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Parker, Township of
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Slippery Rock, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Slippery Rock, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Venango, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Venango, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cranberry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Adams, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Middlesex, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Adams, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Venango, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Allegheny, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Brady, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Brady, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Brady, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Slippery Rock, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Brady, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clay, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clay, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clinton, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Middlesex, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clinton, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Concord, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cherry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Concord, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Concord, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Concord, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Connoquenessing, Township of
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
East Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Connoquenessing, Township of
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Connoquenessing, Township of
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Forward, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cranberry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Forward, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
East Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Forward, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Middlesex, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Forward, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Cranberry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
East Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
West Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jackson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clearfield, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Middlesex, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
East Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
West Connoquenessing, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Marion, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Center, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Donegal, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Oakland, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Middlesex, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Summit, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clearfield, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Summit, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
North Butler, Township of (defunct)
Dissolution
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Summit, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Winfield, Township of
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Clearfield, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Winfield, Township of
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Worth, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Muddy Creek, Township of
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Worth, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Slippery Rock, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Worth, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Sub: Saxonburg, Borough of
Whole
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Creation
Sub: Saxonburg, Borough of
Whole
Butler County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Adams, Township of (Butler) Township
Allegheny, Township of (Butler) Township
Brady, Township of (Butler) Township
Clay, Township of (Butler) Township
Clinton, Township of (Butler) Township
Concord, Township of (Butler) Township
Connoquenessing, Township of Township
Forward, Township of (Butler) Township
Jackson, Township of (Butler) Township
Jefferson, Township of (Butler) Township
Lancaster, Township of (Butler) Township
Marion, Township of (Butler) Township
Oakland, Township of (Butler) Township
Penn, Township of (Butler) Township
Summit, Township of (Butler) Township
Winfield, Township of Township
Worth, Township of (Butler) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania Sessions 21 Jun 1853 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania Sessions 20 Jun 1853 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania Sessions 22 Jun 1853 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania Sessions 23 Jun 1853 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 28
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 29
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 29