Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Hopewell, Township of (Beaver) municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1812 16

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 65 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200735640 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215875 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776578 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040904 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation First Moon, Township of (defunct) Division 1812
View Creation Second Moon, Township of (defunct) Division 1812
View Reduction Independence, Township of (Beaver) Creation Oct 19, 1848
View Ascertainment Moon, Township of (Beaver, defunct) Ascertainment 1880
View Reduction Aliquippa, Borough of (defunct) Creation Jan 29, 1894
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Creation Dec 10, 1908
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Jun 7, 1909
View Reduction South Heights, Borough of Creation Mar 16, 1910
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Jun 1, 1910
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Nov 22, 1911
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Sep 23, 1912
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Dec 8, 1917
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Apr 30, 1919
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Dec 14, 1921
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Mar 26, 1923
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Jul 2, 1923
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Jun 19, 1926
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Jul 7, 1926
View Reduction Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Expansion Sep 21, 1927

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1812
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 2, 1956

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 New School District Findlay Township-Hopewell Township-Independence Township-Moon Township 1851 Independent School District yes* 1851
View New School District Hopewell Township-Independence Township-Moon Township-Raccoon Township 1872 Independent School District yes* 1871–1872
View School District Dissolution Hopewell Township-Independence Township-Moon Township-Raccoon Township 1874 Independent School District Dissolution yes* 1874
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Hopewell 5836779 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Hopewell Township Proposed 1836 Division unknown 1836
View New Township Logstown Township Proposed 1890 Creation no 1890
View New Township Hopewell Township Proposed 1892 Division unknown 1892
View Annexation Hopewell Township-Aliquippa Borough Proposed 1910 Annexation no 1910
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984