Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1781 9

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Robeson, Township of (Washington, alternate) Variant variant
Allegheny, County of Parent former
Washington, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Washington County, Pennsylvania 550 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4212565376 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217204 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1204524 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7353083 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 631505 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1781
View *Reduction Moon, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Creation Dec 18, 1788
View Reduction Moon, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Expansion Sep 17, 1789
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Creation Nov 11, 1889
View Ascertainment Findlay, Township of Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Ascertainment North Fayette, Township of Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Expansion Feb 16, 1895
View Reduction Midway, Borough of Creation Feb 9, 1903
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Expansion 1920
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Expansion Sep 27, 1956
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Expansion 1964
View Reduction Midway, Borough of Expansion Apr 28, 1964

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1781
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

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 School District Murdocksville Independent School District 1911 Creation yes* 1911
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Washington County 5th to 4th yes Mar 14, 1921
View School District Dissolution Murdocksville Independent School District 1954 Dissolution yes* 1954

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Robinson 5838467 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Mount Pleasant Township Proposed 1788 Creation unknown 1788–1789
View Boundary Realignment Cecil Township-Mount Pleasant Township-Robinson Township-Smith Township Proposed 1835 Boundary Realignment unknown 1835
View Boundary Realignment Cecil Township-Mount Pleasant Township-Smith Township to Robinson Township Proposed 1836 Boundary Realignment unknown 1836
View New Township Robinson Township Proposed 1884 Division unknown 1884
View New School District Hanover Township-Robinson Township-Smith Township Proposed 1887 Independent School District (1) no* 1887
View New School District Hanover Township-Robinson Township-Smith Township Proposed 1887 Independent School District (2) no* 1887–1889
View New Borough Midway Borough Proposed 1902 Creation no 1902
View Annexation Robinson Township-Smith Township Proposed 1902 Annexation no 1902
View School District Dissolution Murdocksville Independent School District Proposed 1946 Dissolution no* 1946–1947
View Home Rule (County) Washington County Proposed 1974 Home Rule no* 1974–1976
View Home Rule (County) Washington County Proposed 2021 Home Rule no+ 2021