Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 4, 1835 8

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 125 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203358816 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216244 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7163320 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 171235 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction May 4, 1835
View Reduction Ferguson, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Feb 7, 1839
View Swap Pike, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1852
View Swap Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1855
View Reduction Lumber City, Borough of (defunct) Creation Aug 21, 1858
View Reduction Bloom, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Jan 14, 1860
View Reduction? Lumber City, Borough of (defunct) Expansion? 1858–1866
View Reduction Greenwood, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Mar 19, 1875
View Reference Hoyt, Township of (proposed) Reference Mar 19, 1875
View Expansion Greenwood, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction 1876–1877
View Reduction Pennville, Borough of (defunct) Creation Dec 30, 1885
View Swap Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1900
View Swap Greenwood, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1900
View Reduction? Lumber City, Borough of (defunct) Expansion? 1942–1959

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 4, 1835
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 Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View School District Annexation Pike Township-Penn Township 1872 School District Annexation yes* 1872
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931
View Eminent Domain Grampian Borough 1994 Eminent Domain Action yes* 1994

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Penn 5837225 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Bell Township-Ferguson Township-Penn Township Proposed 1839 Boundary Realignment unknown 1839
View Boundary Realignment Bell Township-Penn Township Proposed 1856 Boundary Realignment unknown 1856
View New Township Bell Township-Ferguson Township-Penn Township Proposed 1860 New Township unknown 1860
View New Township Bloom Township-Penn Township Proposed 1861 Annexation unknown 1861
View New Township Bell Township-Brady Township-Penn Township Proposed 1862 New Township unknown 1862
View New Township Bell Township-Ferguson Township-Penn Township Proposed 1863 New Township unknown 1863
View Annexation Bell Township-Penn Township Proposed 1864 Annexation unknown 1864
View New Township Bell Township-Ferguson Township-Penn Township Proposed 1871 New Township unknown 1871
View Boundary Realignment Greenwood Township-Penn Township Proposed 1875 Boundary Realignment unknown 1875
View Dissolution Lumber City Borough-Penn Township Proposed 1962 Merger no 1962–1963