Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1854 1



Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 080 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201913936 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216047 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5130004 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 100395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Center, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Cherry, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction West Sunbury, Borough of Creation 1865

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 29, 1854
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances with Tables

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Clay 5836981 1 1