Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 19, 1853 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Jefferson, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Jefferson County, Pennsylvania 14 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4206540304 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216563 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6423611 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 330425 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Pine Creek, Township of (Jefferson) Reduction Feb 19, 1853
View Reduction Rose, Township of Expansion 1856–1857
View Expansion Oliver, Township of (Jefferson) Reduction 1858
View Swap Rose, Township of Swap 1861
View Swap McCalmont, Township of Swap 1884–1885

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 19, 1853
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
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 Knox 5837633 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Knox Township-McCalmont Township Proposed 1868 Boundary Realignment unknown 1868
View Annexation McCalmont Township-Knox Township Proposed 1865 Annexation no* 1865–1869
View Annexation Knox Township-Pine Creek Township Proposed 1869 Annexation no 1869–1879