Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 12, 1800 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent former
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 63 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200732392 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215874 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776524 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Hanover, Township of (Washington) Reduction Mar 12, 1800
View Expansion First Moon, Township of (defunct) Division 1812
View Expansion Second Moon, Township of (defunct) Division 1812
View Reduction Greene, Township of (Beaver) Creation 1812
View Reduction Frankfort Springs, Borough of Creation May 17, 1844
View Ascertainment Hanover, Township of (Washington) Ascertainment Sep 9, 1878

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 12, 1800
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 Annexation Washington County-Allegheny County 1789 Annexation yes Sep 17, 1789
View Separation (County) Beaver County 1803 Separation yes+ Nov 7, 1803
View New School District Murdocksville Independent School District 1911 Creation yes* 1911
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
View School District Dissolution Murdocksville Independent School District 1954 Dissolution yes* 1954

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Hanover 5836777 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Beaver County Proposed 1811 Township Division (2) no* 1811
View New Township Hanover Township Proposed 1848 Division no 1848
View New School District Greene Township-Hanover Township-Raccoon Township Proposed 1857 Independent School District no 1857
View Boundary Realignment Hanover Township-Independence Township Proposed 1873 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1873
View Boundary Realignment Hanover Township to Independence Township-Raccoon Township Proposed 1873 Boundary Realignment unknown 1873–1875
View Boundary Realignment Greene Township-Hanover Township Proposed 1884 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1884–1888
View Boundary Realignment Greene Township-Independence Township-Raccoon Township to Hanover Township Proposed 1897 Boundary Realignment unknown 1897
View Boundary Realignment Greene Township-Raccoon Township to Hanover Township Proposed 1897 Boundary Realignment unknown 1897
View Boundary Realignment Greene Township-Independence Township-Raccoon Township to Hanover Township Proposed 1898 Boundary Realignment unknown 1898
View School District Dissolution Murdocksville Independent School District Proposed 1946 Dissolution no* 1946–1947
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984