Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 31, 1822 5



Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 13 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202114056 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216077 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5130855 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Allegheny, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Dec 31, 1822
View Reduction White, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jul 6, 1838
View Reduction Chest Springs, Borough of Creation Apr 19, 1858
View Reduction Dean, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jul 10, 1877
View Reduction Patton, Borough of Creation Sep 4, 1893
View Reduction Patton, Borough of Expansion 1942
View Ascertainment Chest, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1966
View Ascertainment White, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 31, 1822
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 School District Allegheny Township-Clearfield Township 1848 New School District yes* 1848
View School Districts Allegheny Township-Clearfield Township 1849 School District Boundary Realignment yes* 1849
View New School District Ashland Independent School District 1882 Creation yes* 1881–1882
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School Districts Prince Gallitzin School District 1937 Creation yes* 1937
View New School District Clear Springs Independent School District 1960s Creation yes* 1960–1970

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Clearfield 5837016 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Allegheny Township-Clearfield Township Proposed 1856 Annexation no* 1856–1857
View New Township Allegheny Township-Clearfield Township-Dean Township-Gallitzin Township Proposed 1883 New Township no* 1883–1884
View Boundary Realignment Chest Township-Clearfield Township Proposed 1910 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1910