Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 17, 1849 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Finley, Township of (Mercer, alternate) Variant variant
Mercer, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mercer County, Pennsylvania 06 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208525912 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216801 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5450010 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 430245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Springfield, Township of (Mercer) Reduction Aug 17, 1849
View Ascertainment Pine, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment 1851–1853
View Ascertainment Wolf Creek, Township of Ascertainment 1851–1853
View Reduction Mercer, Borough of Expansion 1856
View Reduction Mercer, Borough of Expansion 1873
View Expansion Mercer, Borough of Reduction 1874
View Expansion Mercer, Borough of Reduction 1891
View Reduction East Lackawannock, Township of Expansion 1894
View Reduction Wolf Creek, Township of Expansion Nov 13, 1967

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 17, 1849
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 County Classification Mercer County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Findley 5837943 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Mercer Borough-East Lackawannock Township Proposed 1880 School District Annexation unknown 1880
View Annexation Mercer Borough-Findley Township Proposed 1903 Annexation no 1903–1904
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974