Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 7, 1846 9

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 150 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201924840 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216054 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5430875 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 100755 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Donegal, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 7, 1846
View Expansion Parker, Township of Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Expansion Washington, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Concord, Township of (Butler) Creation Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Donegal, Township of (Butler) Expansion Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Oakland, Township of (Butler) Creation Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Fairview, Borough of (Butler) Creation Sep 24, 1867
View Reduction Petrolia, Borough of Creation Jan 30, 1873
View Reduction Karns City, Borough of Expansion 1875
View Reduction Karns City, Borough of Creation Jan 4, 1875
View Reduction Fairview, Borough of (Butler) Expansion 1881
View Reduction Petrolia, Borough of Expansion 1904–1905
View Reduction Petrolia, Borough of Expansion 1912
View Reduction Petrolia, Borough of Expansion Apr 28, 1948

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 7, 1846
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Dissolution Fairview Borough-Fairview Township 1938 School District Merger yes* 1938
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Fairview 5836988 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Donegal Township-Fairview Township Proposed 1846 Boundary Realignment no* 1846–1847
View Annexation Fairview Borough 1873 Ordinance (1) unknown 1873
View Annexation Fairview Borough 1873 Ordinance (2) unknown 1873
View New Township Fairview Township Proposed 1885 Division no* 1885
View Dissolution Karns City Borough-Fairview Township Proposed 1894 Merger no 1894–1895
View Annexation Petrolia Borough Ordinance 50 unknown 1914
View Annexation Petrolia Borough Ordinance 52 unknown 1918
View Annexation Petrolia Borough Ordinance 53 unknown 1918
View Annexation Petrolia Borough Ordinance 59 unknown 1926
View Annexation Petrolia Borough Ordinance 60 unknown 1928
View Annexation Fairview Township-Petrolia Borough 1960s Annexation unknown~ 1960–1970