Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 18, 1822 7



Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 36 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200559440
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215854 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776491 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030905 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Sugarcreek, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction Dec 18, 1822
View Creation Toby, Township of Reduction Dec 18, 1822
View Reduction Perry, Township of (Clarion) Creation Sep 1, 1840
View Expansion Sugarcreek, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction 1843
View Reduction Queenstown, Borough of (defunct) Creation Oct 26, 1858
View Reduction Parker, Township of Expansion May 5, 1864
View Reduction Lawrenceburg, Borough of (defunct) Creation Dec 5, 1870
View Reduction Hovey, Township of Creation Sep 4, 1871
View Expansion Queenstown, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution Jun 6, 1910

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 18, 1822
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 New School District Hovey Independent Schol District 1859 Creation yes* 1858–1859
View School District Annexation Allegheny Township-Perry Township 1867 School District Annexation yes* 1867
View School District Reversion Perry Township-Allegheny Township 1868 School District Reversion yes* 1868
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Perry 5836747 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Parker City Borough Proposed 1869 Creation no* 1869
View Boundary Realignment Bradys Bend Township-Perry Township Proposed 1911 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1911
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997