Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 1807 9



Name Relationship Status
Centre, County of Parent former
Clearfield, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 101 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203304888 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216222 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169073 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4878523 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170035 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Chinclelcamousche, Township of (defunct) Reduction Aug 1807
View Reduction Chest, Township of (Clearfield) Creation 1826
View Reduction Jordan, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Feb 5, 1835
View Reduction Gulich, Township of Creation May 17, 1859
View Expansion Jordan, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1865–1866
View Reduction Glen Hope, Borough of Creation Jul 8, 1881
View Reduction Bigler, Township of Creation Jan 17, 1883
View Reduction Coalport, Borough of Creation Sep 25, 1883
View Reduction Irvona, Borough of Creation Sep 2, 1890
View Expansion Irvona, Borough of Reduction 1891–1898
View Reduction Irvona, Borough of Expansion 1891–1898
View Swap Irvona, Borough of Swap 1956

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 1807
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View Separation (County) Clearfield County 1812 Partial Separation yes* 1812
View Separation (County) Clearfield County 1822 Separation yes+ 1822
View New School District Madera Independent School District 1874 Creation yes* 1873–1874
View School District Annexation Beccaria Township-Knox Township to Madera Independent School District 1876 Annexation yes* 1876
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Beccaria Township 17500450 849 849
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Beccaria 5837198 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Beccaria Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1857 New Township unknown 1857
View New Township Beccaria Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1858 New Township unknown 1858
View School District Dissolution Madera Independent School District Proposed 1883 Dissolution unknown 1883–1884
View Annexation Coalport Borough Ordinance 19 no* 1905
View Annexation Coalport Borough 1922 Ordinance no 1922–1923
View Boundary Realignment Beccaria Township-Chest Township-Jordan Township Proposed 1929 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1929–1930