Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 1813 15

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Centre, County of Parent former
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 126 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203360192 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216245 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7193608 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 171265 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Chinclelcamousche, Township of (defunct) Division Nov 1813
View Reduction Sinnemahoning, Township of (defunct) Creation Jan 25, 1821
View Reduction Brady, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Jul 1825
View Reduction Chest, Township of (Clearfield) Creation 1826
View Reduction Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Creation May 4, 1835
View Reduction Burnside, Township of (Clearfield) Creation May 4, 1835
View Reduction Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Creation May 4, 1835
View Reduction Ferguson, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Feb 7, 1839
View Swap Lawrence, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1847
View Reduction Union, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Dec 1848
View Reduction Curwensville, Borough of Creation Feb 3, 1851
View Swap Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1852
View Reduction Lawrence, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion 1854
View Reduction Knox, Township of (Clearfield) Creation May 19, 1854
View Swap Brady, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1855
View Reduction Curwensville, Borough of Expansion 1856
View Reduction Bloom, Township of (Clearfield) Creation Jan 14, 1860
View Reduction Curwensville, Borough of Expansion 1869
View Reduction Lawrence, Township of (Clearfield) Expansion Apr 10, 1873
View Reduction Pine, Township of (Clearfield) Creation (Within) Apr 10, 1873
View Reduction Curwensville, Borough of Expansion Jan 21, 1884
View Swap Ferguson, Township of (Clearfield) Swap 1890–1891
View Reduction Curwensville, Borough of Expansion Jan 29, 1953

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 1813
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
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 Separation (County) Clearfield County 1822 Separation yes+ 1822
View New School District Bridgeport Independent School District 1870 Creation yes* 1870
View New School District Pike Township 1870 Independent School District yes* 1870
View School District Annexation Pike Township-Lawrence Township 1870 School District Annexation yes* 1870
View School District Annexation Pike Township-Penn Township 1872 School District Annexation yes* 1872
View School District Annexation Bridgeport Independent School District-Pike Township 1897 School District Annexation yes* 1897
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Pike 5837226 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Pike Township-Fox Township Proposed 1825 Annexation unknown 1825
View Boundary Realignment Ferguson Township-Pike Township Proposed 1843 Boundary Realignment unknown 1843
View Annexation Pike Township-Lawrence Township Proposed 1850 Annexation unknown 1850
View New Township Ferguson Township-Pike Township Proposed 1853 New Township unknown 1853
View Boundary Realignment Lawrence Township-Pike Township-Union Township Proposed 1865 Boundary Realignment unknown 1865
View New School District Pike Township Proposed 1871 Independent School District unknown 1871
View Annexation Pike Township-Lawrence Township Proposed 1871 Annexation unknown 1871
View Annexation Pike Township-Curwensville Borough Proposed 1897 Annexation no* 1897–1899