Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1832 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 114 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203329224 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216234 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5564165 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170635 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Covington, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1832
View Creation Lawrence, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1832
View Reduction Goshen, Township of (Clearfield) Creation May 5, 1845
View Expansion Gibson, Township of (Clearfield, defunct) Dissolution Sep 6, 1845
View Swap Goshen, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1861–1862
View Reduction Covington, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion 1875–1877
View Swap Goshen, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1893–1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1832
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Girard 5837214 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Covington Township-Girard Township Proposed 1851 Boundary Realignment unknown 1851
View Boundary Realignment Girard Township-Goshen Township Proposed 1887 Boundary Realignment unknown 1887