Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Crafton, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 5, 1892 Jan 8, 1892 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200316848 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4216848 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 818 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214785 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1198181 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130411 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020783 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jan 8, 1892
View Expansion Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Sep 23, 1897
View Expansion Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Dec 9, 1901
View Expansion Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jul 1, 1902
View Expansion Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Nov 7, 1910

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 8, 1892

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
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 Township Lower Saint Clair Township-Upper Saint Clair Township 1838 Creation yes* 1838
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 187: Admitting to the borough of Crafton certain tracts of land and lots lying adjacent thereto Feb 28, 1901 Feb 28, 1901
View Ordinance 217: Admitting to the Borough of Crafton certain lots, out-lots and other tracts of land lying adjacent thereto Sep 6, 1901 Sep 9, 1901
View Ordinance 248: Admitting to the Borough of Crafton certain tracts of land and lots lying adjacent thereto Jul 1, 1902 Jul 1, 1902
View Ordinance 482: Annexing a part of Chartiers Township to the Borough of Crafton Nov 1, 1910 Nov 2, 1910

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Jan 29, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Crafton Borough 17500449 1387 1404
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Crafton 32199657 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Chartiers Township-Crafton Borough 1897 Annexation (Case 2) no 1897
View Annexation Crafton Borough Ordinance 187 no 1901–1902
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule Crafton Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978