Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Mount Pleasant, Township of (Westmoreland) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 16, 1771 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent former
Westmoreland, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 53 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4212951888 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217242 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5947181 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 651025 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Apr 16, 1771
View Reduction Unity, Township of Creation Jan 1789
View Part Mount Pleasant, Borough of Creation (Within) May 5, 1828
View Part Mount Pleasant, Borough of Reduction (Within) Apr 3, 1832
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Separation Apr 16, 1845
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Expansion 1868
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Expansion 1885–1886
View Ascertainment Donegal, Township of (Westmoreland) Ascertainment 1903–1904
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Expansion 1910
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Expansion Dec 18, 1952
View Reduction Mount Pleasant, Borough of Expansion 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 16, 1771
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 Westmoreland County 1773 Creation yes+ Feb 26, 1773
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View Boundary Realignment Fayette County-Westmoreland County 1810 Boundary Ascertainment yes* 1806–1810
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Westmoreland County 4th to 3rd yes Mar 14, 1921

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Mount Pleasant Township 17500452 1675 1675
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Mount Pleasant Township 17500452 1671 1671

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Mount Pleasant Borough 1866 Ordinance no 1866–1867
View Annexation Mount Pleasant Borough Ordinance 6 no* 1883
View School District Annexation East Huntingdon Township-Mount Pleasant Township to Bridgeport Independent School District Proposed 1886 Annexation no* 1886–1888
View Boundary Realignment Donegal Township-Mount Pleasant Township Proposed 1952 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1952