Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Pitcairn, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 9, 1894 Jul 5, 1894 8

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200360712 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4260712 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 847 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214817 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1183971 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1181940 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 022583 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jul 5, 1894
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Aug 23, 1907
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction 1910
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Dec 26, 1912
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Aug 3, 1916
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Dec 19, 1921
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jul 10, 1923
View Expansion Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction May 29, 1924
View Expansion Monroeville, Municipality of Reduction Nov 18, 1982

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jul 5, 1894

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View Boundary Realignment Pitt Township-Plum Township 1789 Boundary Realignment yes* Jun 1789
View New Township Patton Township 1849 Creation yes* Mar 24, 1849
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View New Borough Monroeville Borough 1952 Creation yes Jan 7, 1952
View Home Rule Monroeville Municipality 1976 Home Rule yes Jan 5, 1976
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 208: Providing for the admission of lots or out lots from Patton Township to the Borough of Pitcairn Apr 19, 1907 Apr 19, 1907
View Ordinance 219: Providing for the admission of the section of lots or out lots from Patton Township to the Borough of Pitcairn Dec 6, 1907 Dec 9, 1907
View Ordinance 255: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Pitcairn lots or out lots adjacent thereto on the north western borough line Apr 15, 1910 Apr 30, 1910
View Ordinance 268: Declaring the admission and annexation of a section of Patton Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Pitcairn Dec 6, 1912 Dec 7, 1912
View Ordinance 326: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Pitcairn, of certain adjacent land, before being within the limits of the Township of Patton, County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania May 25, 1916 May 25, 1916
View Ordinance 348: Declaring the admission and annexation of a section of Patton Township Allegheny County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Pitcairn Nov 4, 1921 Nov 23, 1921
View Ordinance 359: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Pitcairn of certain lots and out lots of the section of land therein before within the limits of the Township of Patton, County of Allegheny, and State of Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough May 4, 1923 May 4, 1923
View Ordinance 363: Declaring the admission and annexation of two tracts of land of Patton Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania to the Borough of Pitcairn Apr 4, 1924 Apr 4, 1924

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 23, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Pitcairn Borough 17500449 1069 1081
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Pitcairn 34427565 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Pitcairn Borough Ordinance 219 no* 1907
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978