Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 3, 1851 Feb 3, 1851 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Curwinsville, Borough of (alternate) Variant variant
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 006 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203317840 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4217840 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215098 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1172861 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1131787 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170513 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Feb 3, 1851
View Expansion Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1856
View Expansion Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1869
View Expansion Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Jan 21, 1884
View Expansion Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Jan 29, 1953

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Feb 3, 1851
View Borough (Title 8) 1916

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Minute: "A petition to annex certain territory, which is owned by the Borough, being recently purchased by the Borough, to the Borough, was read by the Secretary. This petition was ordered filed. It was moved by Mr. Miele and seconded by Mr. Neff to pass Ordinance No. 218, annexing the territory recently purchased by the Borough to the Borough. A copy of this ordinance is attached to these minutes. Carried" Dec 22, 1952 p. 166
View Ordinance 218: Annexing to the Borough of Curwensville certain lands situate in Pike Township, lying South of the Borough of Curwensville at Lippert Street upon petition of the owners of the territory proposed to be annexed and extending the limits of the Borough of Curwensville to include said annexed territory Dec 22, 1952 Dec 22, 1952

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Apr 8, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Curwensville Borough 17500450 778 788
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Curwensville 5837210 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Curwensville 36432893 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Pike Township-Curwensville Borough Proposed 1897 Annexation no* 1897–1899