Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 19, 1875 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 117 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203331376 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216236 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5605083 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Mar 19, 1875
View Creation Ferguson, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Mar 19, 1875
View Creation Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Mar 19, 1875
View Reduction Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion 1876–1877
View Swap Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1900
View Swap Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1900
View Reduction Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion 1904–1905

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 19, 1875
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 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 New School District Greenwood Township 1885 Independent School District yes* 1884–1886
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 Greenwood 5837217 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Greenwood Township-Penn Township Proposed 1875 Boundary Realignment unknown 1875
View School District Dissolution Greenwood Independent School District Proposed 1896 Dissolution unknown 1896