Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Kane, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 13, 1886 Dec 15, 1886 1



Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208338688
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4238688
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215431 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1209718 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185000 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420333 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Wetmore, Township of Reduction Dec 15, 1886
View Expansion Wetmore, Township of Reduction Dec 22, 1905

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Dec 15, 1886

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
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 Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View New Township Sergeant Township 1811 Creation yes* Jan 1811
View New Township Wetmore Township 1856 Creation yes Sep 23, 1856
View Charter Amendment (Executive) Kane Borough 1888 Charter Amendment (Burgess) yes Feb 10, 1888
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification McKean County 7th to 6th yes Dec 30, 1930

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 207: Extending the limits of the Borough of Kane Jul 11, 1905 Aug 3, 1905 v. 3, p. 308

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
State Agency Reports (Dep't.Educ.) bk. 1865–1869 (1865–1869)

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Kane Borough 17500451 1384 1395
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Kane 5837927 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Kane 36433261 1 1