Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 28, 1850 0



Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 61 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200727336 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215872 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776426 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040635 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Marion, Township of (Beaver) Reduction Feb 28, 1850
View Creation Perry, Township of (Lawrence) *Reduction Feb 28, 1850
View Ascertainment Perry, Township of (Lawrence) Ascertainment Feb 7, 1887

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 28, 1850
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 Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Franklin Township 17500449 454 455
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Franklin 5836774 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984