Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 14, 1855 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 28 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207361104 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216660 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1204414 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7200615 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370425 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Scott, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Feb 14, 1855
View Creation Washington, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Feb 14, 1855
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Lawrence) Expansion 1856–1859
View Ascertainment Liberty, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897
View Ascertainment Springfield, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897
View Ascertainment Slippery Rock, Township of (Butler) Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018
View Ascertainment Worth, Township of (Butler) Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 14, 1855
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 County Lawrence County 1849 Creation yes Sep 1, 1849
View New Name North Slippery Rock Township 1850 Creation yes Feb 28, 1850
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lawrence County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Plain Grove 5837757 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Plain Grove Township-Scott Township Proposed 1891 Boundary Realignment no 1891
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002