Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 21, 1875 Aug 23, 1875 0



Name Relationship Status
Wyoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Wyoming County, Pennsylvania 15 Lead
View cadastral Wyoming County, Pennsylvania 16 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213154400 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4254400 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215734 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1193024 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1189137 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 660423 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming) Reduction Aug 23, 1875

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 23, 1875

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Wyoming County 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1982

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Nicholson Borough 17500452 1693 1694