Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Elizabeth, Township of (Allegheny) municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 18, 1788 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 4200323000 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 908 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215802 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1751204 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 021114 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Rostraver, Township of *Reduction Dec 18, 1788
View Reduction Elizabeth, Borough of Creation Apr 5, 1834
View Reduction Forward, Township of (Allegheny) Creation Mar 29, 1869
View Reduction Lincoln, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Creation Mar 29, 1869
View Reduction? Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion? 1877–1900
View Reduction? Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion? 1900–1927
View Ascertainment Lincoln, Borough of Ascertainment Dec 31, 1968

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 18, 1788
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 1, 1912

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 School District Annexation Elizabeth Township-Elizabeth Borough 1876 School District Annexation yes* 1875–1876
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View New Borough Lincoln Borough 1960 Creation yes Jan 4, 1960
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Elizabeth 5836690 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Elizabeth Township-Versailles Township Proposed 1825 Annexation no+ 1825
View New Township Elizabeth Township Proposed 1853 Division no* 1853
View New School District Elizabeth Township Proposed 1857 Independent School District no 1857–1858
View New Township Forward Township Proposed 1859 Creation no 1859–1860
View New School District Greenock Independent School District Proposed 1866 Creation no* 1866
View New Township Forward Township-Youghiogheny Township Proposed 1868 Creation no 1868
View New Borough Boston Borough Proposed 1897 Creation no 1897–1898
View New Borough Boston Borough Proposed 1908 Creation (1) no 1908
View New Borough Boston Borough Proposed 1908 Creation (2) no 1908–1909
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978