Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1806 3



Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent current
Mercer, County of Parent former


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 24 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207346648 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216656 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6734811 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370215 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1806
View Reduction Neshannock, Township of Expansion Mar 7, 1843
View Reduction Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Feb 1, 1846
View Reduction Union, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Sep 10, 1859
View Ascertainment Coitsville, Township of (OH) Ascertainment 1878–1887
View Ascertainment Poland, Township of (OH) Ascertainment 1878–1887

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1806
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 Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New County Lawrence County 1849 Creation yes Sep 1, 1849
View School District Annexation Pulaski Township-Mahoning Township 1878 School District Annexation yes* 1877–1878
View New School District Edinburg Independent School District 1912 Creation yes* 1912
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Reversion Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township 1930 School District Reversion yes* 1929–1930
View County Classification Lawrence County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Mahoning 5837752 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Mahoning Township-Neshannock Township Proposed 1834 New Township unknown 1834
View New Township Union Township Proposed 1834 Creation no 1834
View Boundary Realignment Mahoning Township-Pulaski-Township-Union Township Proposed 1860 Boundary Realignment no* 1860
View New Township Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township Proposed 1866 New Township (2) no* 1866
View New Township Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township Proposed 1866 New Township (1) no* 1866–1867
View Annexation Union Township-Mahoning Township Proposed 1870 Annexation unknown 1870–1876
View New Township Mahoning Township-Union Township Proposed 1879 New Township no* 1879
View New School District Mahoning Township Proposed 1970 Independent School District unknown 1970
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002