Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1869 5

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 4200326896 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 911 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215805 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q432162 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 021295 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Elizabeth, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Mar 29, 1869
View Ascertainment Carroll, Township of (Washington) Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Ascertainment Monongahela City, City of (defunct) Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Ascertainment Union, Township of (Washington) Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Reduction? Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion? 1877–1900
View Reduction Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion Jan 4, 1926
View Reduction Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion Jan 25, 1951
View Reduction Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion Jul 15, 1959
View Reduction Elizabeth, Borough of Expansion Nov 28, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 29, 1869
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
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 Forward 5836693 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Forward Township Proposed 1859 Creation no 1859–1860
View New Township Forward Township-Youghiogheny Township Proposed 1868 Creation no 1868
View Annexation Forward Township-Elizabeth Borough Proposed 1876 Annexation unknown 1876
View Home Rule Forward Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972
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