Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1811 11

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Sargeant, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Centre, County of Parent former
Lycoming, County of Parent former
McKean, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208369304
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216792 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7453411 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 420605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ceres, Township of Reduction Jan 1811
View Reduction Burlington, Township of (McKean, defunct) Creation Aug 1812
View Reduction Cooper, Township of (McKean, defunct) Creation Aug 1812
View Reduction Ogden, Township of (defunct) Creation Aug 1812
View Reduction Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Creation Aug 1812
View Reduction Walker, Township of (McKean, defunct) Creation Aug 1812
View Expansion Ogden, Township of (defunct) Dissolution May 7, 1817
View Expansion Walker, Township of (McKean, defunct) Dissolution May 7, 1817
View Ascertainment Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Ascertainment May 1823
View Swap Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Swap May 1823
View Reduction Norwich, Township of Creation Dec 23, 1835
View Expansion Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Reduction Dec 20, 1836
View Reduction Sergeant, Township of (Elk, defunct) Creation Apr 18, 1843
View Reduction Hamlin, Township of Creation Jun 27, 1844
View Expansion Highland, Township of (Elk) Reduction 1855
View Expansion Jones, Township of (defunct) Reduction 1855
View Reduction Wetmore, Township of Creation Sep 23, 1856
View Reduction Kane, Borough of (defunct) Creation Sep 26, 1865
View Expansion? Kane, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution? 1867
View Reduction Wetmore, Township of Expansion Dec 23, 1869
View Swap Wetmore, Township of Swap Sep 27, 1870

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 1811
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 New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View Separation (County) McKean County-Potter County 1815 Partial Separation yes+ Sep 1, 1815
View Separation (County) McKean County 1826 Separation yes+ Sep 1, 1826
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification McKean County 7th to 6th yes Dec 30, 1930

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sergeant 5837933 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Hamlin Township-Sergeant Township Proposed 1871 Boundary Realignment no* 1871
View New School District Hamlin Township-Sergeant Township Proposed 1974 Independent School District no* 1974–1978