Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1, 1962 0



Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 17 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207353184 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4253184 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215355 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1681785 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1181706 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370273 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Big Beaver, Township of (Lawrence, defunct) Old Name Jan 1, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 1, 1962

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 New Township Big Beaver Township 1850 Creation yes Feb 28, 1850
View New School District Wampum Independent School District 1872 Creation yes* 1872
View Boundary Realignment Beaver County-Lawrence County 1887 Boundary Ascertainment yes Feb 7, 1887
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lawrence County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002