Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1854 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 190 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201937848 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216058 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q2879500 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 100935 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Buffalo, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Clearfield, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Middlesex, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Saxonburg, Borough of Whole (Within) Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Saxonburg, Borough of Separation Mar 10, 1865
View Reduction Saxonburg, Borough of Expansion 1907
View Reduction Saxonburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 16, 1947
View Reduction Saxonburg, Borough of Expansion Feb 9, 1961

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 29, 1854
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 Jefferson Township 1873 Independent School District yes* 1872–1873
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Jefferson 5836992 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Jefferson Township Proposed 1856 Independent School District unknown 1856