Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Georgetown, Borough of (Beaver) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 15, 1850 May 17, 1850 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 28 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200728824 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4228824 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214876 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1175541 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1187017 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040693 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Greene, Township of (Beaver) Reduction May 17, 1850
View Expansion Greene, Township of (Beaver) Reduction 1870
View Expansion Greene, Township of (Beaver) Reduction Jan 7, 1904

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 17, 1850
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 30, 1855

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 Annexation Washington County-Allegheny County 1789 Annexation yes Sep 17, 1789
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

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution Sep 10, 1855
View Ordinance 1: Providing for the annexation of certain adjacent territory to the Borough of Georgetown. Dec 23, 1903 Dec 24, 1903

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Georgetown Borough 17500449 560 560

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Election Separation Georgetown Borough Proposed 1861 Election Separation unknown 1861–1863
View School District Annexation Greene Township-Georgetown Borough Proposed 1874 School District Annexation unknown 1874
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984