Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1799 9



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent former
Beaver, County of Parent former
Lawrence, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 26
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207354768
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216658 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7054121 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Beaver, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Division 1799
View Reduction North Beaver, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Creation Mar 12, 1800
View Reduction Shenango, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Aug 1804
View Reduction Mount Jackson, Borough of (defunct) Creation May 13, 1834
View Expansion? Mount Jackson, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution? 1836
View Reduction Taylor, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Feb 19, 1853
View Reduction Union, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Sep 10, 1859
View Ascertainment Poland, Township of (OH) Ascertainment 1878–1887
View Ascertainment Springfield, Township of (Mahoning) (OH) Ascertainment 1878–1887
View Reduction Bessemer, Borough of Creation Jun 16, 1913
View Reduction Bessemer, Borough of Expansion Nov 14, 1958
View Reduction S.N.P.J., Borough of Creation Jan 2, 1978

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1799
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 Separation (County) Beaver County 1803 Separation yes+ Nov 7, 1803
View New County Lawrence County 1849 Creation yes Sep 1, 1849
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
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 North Beaver 5837755 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township East Beaver Township-West Beaver Township Proposed 1802 Creation unknown 1802
View Annexation North Beaver Township-Ohio Township Proposed 1813 Annexation no 1813–1814
View New Township Delaware Township Proposed 1874 Creation no* 1874–1875
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002