Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 19, 1854 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 122 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203340296 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216241 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5841587 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 170995 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ferguson, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction May 19, 1854
View Creation Jordan, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction May 19, 1854
View Creation Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction May 19, 1854
View Reduction Bigler, Township of Creation Jan 17, 1883

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 19, 1854
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 County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View School District Annexation Beccaria Township-Knox Township to Madera Independent School District 1876 Annexation yes* 1876
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Knox 5837222 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Dissolution Madera Independent School District Proposed 1883 Dissolution unknown 1883–1884