Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Bridgewater, Borough of (Beaver) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 4, 1835 Apr 20, 1835 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 17 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200708632 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4208632 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214866 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1170246 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1132739 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040243 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Borough, Township of (defunct) Part Apr 20, 1835
View Separation Borough, Township of (defunct) Reduction Aug 1, 1859
View Expansion Borough, Township of (defunct) Reduction 1868
View Expansion Brighton, Township of Reduction 1868
View Expansion Beaver, Borough of Reduction Feb 25, 1869
View Ascertainment Beaver, Borough of Ascertainment 1893–1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (1834 Act) Apr 20, 1835
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 1, 1859

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New Borough Beaver Borough 1802 Creation yes Mar 29, 1802
View New Township Borough Township 1804 Creation yes Nov 1804
View Annexation Beaver Borough-Borough Township to Ohio Township 1806 Annexation yes Jan 27, 1806
View Boundary Realignment Beaver Borough-Borough Township-Ohio Township 1814 Boundary Realignment yes* Feb 25, 1814
View New Borough Fallston Borough 1829 Creation yes May 12, 1829
View Separation Fallston Borough 1831 Separation yes Jan 19, 1831
View Boundary Realignment Fallston Borough-Patterson Township 1857 Boundary Realignment yes* 1857
View Annexation Borough Township-Beaver Borough 1866 Annexation yes Apr 11, 1866
View General Law Beaver Borough 1866 General Law yes Nov 16, 1866
View School District Annexation Brighton Township-Borough Township (Bridgewater Borough) 1868 School District Annexation yes* 1868
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution May 18, 1859

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Bridgewater Borough 17500449 605 612

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Bridgewater Borough-Beaver Borough Proposed 1913 Annexation no 1913
View Boundary Realignment Beaver Borough to Bridgewater Borough-Brighton Township Proposed 1934 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1934–1937
View Boundary Realignment Beaver Borough to Bridgewater Borough-Brighton Proposed 1938 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1938
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984