Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 20, 1844 8

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Wyoming, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Wyoming County, Pennsylvania 02 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213114360 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217263 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5134274 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 660065 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Abington, Township of (Luzerne, defunct) *Reduction Feb 20, 1844
View Creation Falls, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Feb 20, 1844
View Creation Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Feb 20, 1844
View Creation Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Feb 20, 1844
View Reduction Falls, Township of (Wyoming) Expansion Mar 2, 1854
View Expansion Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Jan 23, 1858
View Reduction Overfield, Township of Creation Nov 26, 1859
View Reduction Factoryville, Borough of Creation Jan 22, 1884
View Reduction Factoryville, Borough of Expansion Oct 25, 1884
View Reduction Factoryville, Borough of Expansion Jun 3, 1890
View Expansion Overfield, Township of Reduction Jan 11, 1893
View Reduction Lemon, Township of Expansion 1900
View Ascertainment Tunkhannock, Township of (Wyoming) Ascertainment 1903–1904

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 20, 1844
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 Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Wyoming County 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1982

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Clinton 5838544 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Factoryville Borough Proposed 1882 Creation no 1882
View Boundary Realignment Lackawanna County-Wyoming County Proposed 1879 Boundary Realignment unknown 1879–1885
View Annexation Clinton Township-Factoryville Borough Proposed 1889 Annexation no 1889