Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 1, 1846 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent current
Mercer, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 29 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207362904
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216661 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1184485 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7259220 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370455 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mahoning, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Feb 1, 1846
View Expansion Shenango, Township of (Mercer) *Reduction Feb 22, 1850
View Reduction New Bedford, Borough of (defunct) Creation Apr 23, 1852
View Expansion New Bedford, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution Jan 1, 1861
View Ascertainment Coitsville, Township of (OH) Ascertainment 1878–1887
View Ascertainment Shenango, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897
View Ascertainment Wilmington, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 1, 1846
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 School District Annexation Pulaski Township-Mahoning Township 1878 School District Annexation yes* 1877–1878
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View School District Reversion Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township 1930 School District Reversion yes* 1929–1930
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 Pulaski 5837758 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution New Bedford Borough-Pulaski Township Proposed 1852 Merger no* 1852–1853
View Dissolution New Bedford Borough-Pulaski Township Proposed 1854 Merger no* 1854–1855
View Boundary Realignment Mahoning Township-Pulaski-Township-Union Township Proposed 1860 Boundary Realignment no* 1860
View New Township Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township Proposed 1866 New Township (2) no* 1866
View New Township Mahoning Township-Pulaski Township Proposed 1866 New Township (1) no* 1866–1867
View New Township Pulaski Township Proposed 1896 Division no 1896
View New Borough Pulaski Borough Proposed 1958 Creation no 1958
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002