Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 4, 1871 1



Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 19 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200535936 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215846 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5491073 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030515 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Perry, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction Sep 4, 1871
View Reduction Parker, City of Creation Mar 1, 1873

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Sep 4, 1871
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 Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New School District Hovey Independent Schol District 1859 Creation yes* 1858–1859
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 Hovey 5836738 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997