Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 26, 1828 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
McKean, County of Parent former
Potter, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4210569736 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216983 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7490246 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 530695 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Eulalia, Township of Reduction Feb 26, 1828
View Creation (Within) Roulette, Township of Expansion Feb 26, 1828
View Creation (Within) Roulette, Township of Part Feb 26, 1828
View Expansion Chester, Township of (Potter, defunct) Whole (Within) Dec 23, 1828
View Expansion Milton, Township of (defunct) Whole (Within) Dec 23, 1828
View Expansion Roulette, Township of Reduction Dec 23, 1828
View Separation Roulette, Township of Reduction Dec 23, 1828
View Reduction Oswayo, Township of Separation 1830
View Part Chester, Township of (Potter, defunct) Old Name (Within) Feb 23, 1830
View Part Oswayo, Township of New Name (Within) Feb 23, 1830
View Reduction Milton, Township of (defunct) Part (Within) Dec 31, 1832
View Reduction Roulette, Township of Expansion Dec 31, 1832
View Reduction Milton, Township of (defunct) Separation 1836
View Ascertainment Clara, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Ascertainment Oswayo, Township of Ascertainment 1838
View Ascertainment Bolivar, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Genesee, Town of (NY) Ascertainment Aug 19, 1890
View Ascertainment Oswayo, Township of Ascertainment 1892
View Reduction Shinglehouse, Borough of Creation Mar 3, 1902

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township (Unorganized) Feb 26, 1828
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 Eulalia Township 1810 Creation yes+ Dec 5, 1810
View Separation (County) Potter County 1835 Separation yes+ Sep 1, 1835
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Potter County 7th to 8th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sharon 5838184 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Sharon Township Proposed 1889 Independent School District no* 1889–1890