Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 7, 1912 0



Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 73 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200762352 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215883 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1776130 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 041325 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Moon, Township of (Beaver, defunct) Reduction Jun 7, 1912
View Creation Raccoon, Township of Reduction Jun 7, 1912

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township, 2nd Class Jun 7, 1912

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 Annexation Washington County-Allegheny County 1789 Annexation yes Sep 17, 1789
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Potter 5836790 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984