Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Rochester, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 20, 1849 Mar 20, 1849 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 46 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 47 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 48 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 49 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200765392 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4265392 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 2086684 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1214005 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q691024 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 041413 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Rochester, Township of Reduction Mar 20, 1849

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Mar 20, 1849
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 7, 1871

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 Borough Beaver Borough 1802 Creation yes Mar 29, 1802
View Annexation Beaver Township-New Sewickley Township 1804 Annexation yes Jan 14, 1804
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

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution Sep 4, 1871

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Rochester Borough 17500449 472 485
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Rochester 34427632 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984
View Dissolution East Rochester Borough-Rochester Township to Rochester Borough Proposed 1994 Consolidation no 1994