Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 1816 4



Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 19 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211741960
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217114 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6504673 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590575 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Elkland, Township of (Tioga, thru 1858, defunct) Reduction Dec 1816
View Creation Tioga, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Dec 1816
View Reduction Lawrenceville, Borough of (Tioga) Creation Mar 21, 1831
View Reduction Horacetown, Borough of (defunct) Creation Feb 19, 1840
View Expansion Horacetown, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution May 8, 1844
View Swap Farmington, Township of (Tioga) Swap 1892
View Reduction Lawrenceville, Borough of (Tioga) Expansion 1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 1816
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
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Lawrence 5838352 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Elkland Township-Lawrence Township Proposed 1827 New Township no* 1827
View Boundary Realignment Lawrence Township-Tioga Township Proposed 1857 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1857
View Annexation Lawrence Township-Nelson Township Proposed 1875 Annexation no* 1875–1876