Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 23, 1830 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent former
Potter, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4210557288 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216978 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7108214 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 530545 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Separation Sharon, Township of Reduction 1830
View New Name Chester, Township of (Potter, defunct) Old Name Feb 23, 1830
View New Name (Within) Sharon, Township of Part Feb 23, 1830
View Ascertainment Genesee, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Ascertainment Hebron, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Ascertainment Sharon, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Reduction Genesee, Township of Expansion 1883
View Ascertainment Alma, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Bolivar, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Hebron, Township of Ascertainment 1892
View Ascertainment Sharon, Township of Ascertainment 1892
View Reduction Oswayo, Borough of Creation Jan 8, 1901

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1830
View Township (Unorganized) Feb 23, 1830
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Eulalia Township 1810 Creation yes+ Dec 5, 1810
View Separation (County) Potter County 1835 Separation yes+ Sep 1, 1835
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Potter County 7th to 8th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Oswayo 5838179 1 1