Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1816 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 57 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200713488 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215869 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776555 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040335 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ohio, Township of (Beaver, defunct) Reduction 1816
View Creation South Beaver, Township of Reduction 1816
View Ascertainment Brighton, Township of Ascertainment Sep 17, 1853
View Reduction Beaver Falls, Borough of (defunct) Creation Nov 9, 1868
View Reduction Patterson, Township of Expansion Apr 26, 1869
View Expansion Patterson, Township of Reduction 1871
View Reduction White, Township of (Beaver) Creation Dec 8, 1887
View Reduction West Mayfield, Borough of Creation Aug 29, 1923
View Expansion Patterson, Township of Reduction 1989
View Reduction Patterson, Township of Expansion 1989

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1816
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 Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View School District Annexation Darlington Township-Chippewa Township 1892 School District Annexation yes* 1892
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Chippewa 5836769 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution Patterson Township-Chippewa Township Proposed 1869 Merger no 1869
View Boundary Realignment Chippewa Township-Patterson Township Proposed 1870 Boundary Realignment unknown 1870
View First Class Township Chippewa Township Proposed 1962 1st Class no* 1962
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984