Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1785 Mar 14, 1823 15

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Union, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Union County, Pennsylvania 008 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211942976 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4242976 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215632 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213630 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185021 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 600243 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Mar 14, 1823
View Creation Lewisburg, Town of (defunct) Dissolution (Within) Mar 14, 1823
View Reduction East Buffalo, Township of Expansion Mar 19, 1838
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction 1923
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction May 28, 1925
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction May 20, 1948
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Nov 3, 1948
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction Jun 9, 1950
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction Nov 8, 1950
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Aug 19, 1957
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction May 10, 1960
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction 1959–1961
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction 1958–1961
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Jun 8, 1965
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Jun 8, 1965
View Expansion Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction 1968
View Ascertainment East Buffalo, Township of Ascertainment 1978–1979
View Expansion East Buffalo, Township of Reduction 1979
View Reduction East Buffalo, Township of Expansion 1979

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Mar 14, 1823
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 23, 1882

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Town Lewisburg Town 1812 Creation yes* 1812
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Union County 1941 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Union County 7th to 8th yes Jun 25, 1941
View County Classification Union County 1952 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1952

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 150: Annexing adjacent territory, a portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg in said county May 4, 1925 May 4, 1925 p. 346–349
View Ordinance 343: Providing for the annexation of a portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania May 3, 1948 May 3, 1948
View Ordinance 347: Providing for the annexation of a portion of Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania Sep 7, 1948 Sep 8, 1948
View Ordinance 361: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania May 19, 1950 May 19, 1950
View Ordinance 366: Providing for the annexation of a certain portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania Sep 11, 1950 Sep 11, 1950
View Ordinance 424: Providing for annexation of a certain tract of land in Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania Feb 4, 1957 Feb 4, 1957
View Ordinance 428: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Lewisburg, a portion of Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania May 6, 1957 May 6, 1957
View Ordinance 431: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Lewisburg a portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania; repealing Ordinance No. 425, providing for amendment to the perimeter description of the of the Borough of Lewisburg Aug 5, 1957 Aug 5, 1957
View Ordinance 449: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Lewisburg a portion of East Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania; providing for amendment to the perimeter description of the Borough of Lewisburg Sep 8, 1958 Sep 8, 1958
View Ordinance 458: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Lewisburg a portion of Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania; providing for amendment to the perimeter description of the Borough of Lewisburg Sep 14, 1959 Sep 14, 1959
View Ordinance 479: Amending Ordinance No. 431 of the Borough of Lewisburg enacted and approved August 5, 1957 Aug 14, 1961 Aug 14, 1961
View Ordinance 480: Amending Ordinance No. 449 of the Borough of Lewisburg enacted and approved September 28, 1958 Aug 14, 1961 Aug 14, 1961
View Ordinance 481: Amending Ordinance No. 458 of the Borough of Lewisburg enacted and approved September 14, 1959 Aug 14, 1961 Aug 14, 1961
View Ordinance 519: Annexing certain territory of Buffalo Township Sep 14, 1964 Sep 14, 1964 p. 87–89
View Ordinance 520: Annexing certain territory of Buffalo Township Sep 14, 1964 Sep 14, 1964 p. 91–93
View Ordinance 573: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Lewisburg a portion of Buffalo Township, Union County, Pennsylvania; providing for amendment to the perimeter description of the Borough of Lewisburg Apr 22, 1968 Apr 22, 1968

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Jul 14, 2010

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Lewisburg Borough 17500452 936 946
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Lewisburg 5838377 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Lewisburg 40037691 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment East Buffalo Township-Lewisburg Borough 1910s Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1918
View Annexation East Buffalo Township-Lewisburg Borough Proposed 1922 Annexation no 1922
View Annexation East Buffalo Township-Lewisburg Borough Proposed 1923 Annexation no 1923
View Annexation Lewisburg Borough Ordinance 424 unknown 1957
View Home Rule (County) Union County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973