Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 1804 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Muddycreek, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 240 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201952176 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216062 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q6931662 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 101145 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Nov 1804
View Reduction Franklin, Township of (Butler) Creation 1842
View Part Portersville, Borough of Creation (Within) Dec 18, 1844
View Reduction Portersville, Borough of Separation Jan 17, 1853
View Expansion Franklin, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Worth, Township of (Butler) Creation Mar 29, 1854
View Expansion Worth, Township of (Butler) Reduction 1857
View Reduction Worth, Township of (Butler) Expansion 1857
View Expansion Portersville, Borough of Reduction Mar 17, 1887
View Ascertainment Perry, Township of (Lawrence) Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018
View Ascertainment Slippery Rock, Township of (Lawrence) Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 1804
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Muddycreek 5836997 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution Portersville Borough-Muddy Creek Township Proposed 1916 Merger no 1916