Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 12, 1850 4



Name Relationship Status
Jefferson, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Jefferson County, Pennsylvania 31 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4206564960
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216570 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1185092 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q548968 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 330695 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Hastings, Township of (defunct) Old Name Feb 12, 1850
View Reduction Beaver, Township of (Jefferson) Creation Feb 28, 1850
View Swap Porter, Township of (Jefferson) Swap 1854
View Reduction Worthville, Borough of Creation Apr 10, 1878
View Reduction Timblin, Borough of Creation Dec 18, 1922
View Reduction Timblin, Borough of Expansion Feb 4, 1927
View Ascertainment Porter, Township of (Jefferson) Ascertainment 1944–1946

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 12, 1850
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View School District Annexation Beaver Township-Ringgold Township 1850 School District Annexation yes* 1850
View New School District Ringgold and Beaver Independent School District 1870 Creation yes* 1869–1870
View School District Dissolution Ringgold and Beaver Independent School District 1871 Dissolution yes* 1870–1871
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Ringgold 5837642 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Timblin Borough Proposed 1920 Creation no 1920–1921