Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 21, 1874 May 21, 1874 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Mercer, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mercer County, Pennsylvania 72 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208569800 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4269800 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215448 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1193330 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q584622 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 431083 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction May 21, 1874
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction Mar 16, 1909
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction Dec 20, 1919
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction Jan 10, 1924
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction 1925
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction 1946
View Expansion Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct) Reduction 1953

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 21, 1874

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 Annexation Pymatuning Township-Hickory Township 1870 Annexation yes Apr 18, 1870
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Mercer County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Sharpsville of certain lots or out-lots of land lying adjacent to the Borough of Sharpsville, and for the admission of such lots or out-lots into said Borough Feb 2, 1909 Feb 2, 1909
View Ordinance: Annexing an adjacent section of Hickory Township, known as Heights Annex and other lands adjoining on the north, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sep 16, 1919 Sep 16, 1919
View Ordinance 187: Annexing an adjacent section of Hickory Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Aug 3, 1920 Aug 4, 1920 p. 425–426
View Ordinance: Annexing an adjacent section of Hickory Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Aug 14, 1925 Aug 14, 1925
View Ordinance: Annexing an adjacent section of Hickory Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Oct 14, 1925 Oct 15, 1925
View Ordinance 359: Annexing to the Borough of Sharpsville a section of Hickory Township, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of said Borough, and herein described Aug 19, 1946 Aug 19, 1946
View Ordinance 434: Annexing to the Borough of Sharpsville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, a section of land in Hickory Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to and southwest of said Borough, said land being owned by Michael Angelo Malia and Frances Dorothy Malia, and being described therein Jul 20, 1953 Jul 20, 1953

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Apr 8, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Sharpsville Borough 17500451 1496 1505
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sharpsville 5837964 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Sharpsville 36433273 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Sharpsville Borough Proposed 1872 Creation no 1872–1873
View Annexation Sharpsville Borough Ordinance of 14 August 1925 no* 1925
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Dissolution Shenango Valley City Proposed 2004 Creation no 2004