Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 26, 1878 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 18 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200529184
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215845 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1773129 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030485 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Allegheny, Township of (Armstrong, defunct) Division Dec 26, 1878
View Reduction Leechburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 19, 1895
View Reduction Johnetta, Borough of (defunct) Creation Jan 26, 1905
View Expansion Johnetta, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution Jun 4, 1930
View Reduction Leechburg, Borough of Expansion 1963–1964
View Reduction Leechburg, Borough of Expansion 1968–1971

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 26, 1878
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 Borough Aladdin Borough 1867 Creation yes* Sep 12, 1867
View Dissolution Aladdin Borough-Allegheny Township 1878 Merger yes* Mar 7, 1878
View School District Annexation Gilpin Township-Leechburg Borough 1892 School District Annexation yes* 1892
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Gilpin 5836737 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Gilpin Township-Leechburg Borough Proposed 1882 School District Annexation unknown 1882
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997