Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 7, 1837 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Slipperyrock, Township of (Lawrence, alternate) Variant variant
Beaver, County of Parent former
Lawrence, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 32 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207371200 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216664 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7540912 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370545 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Shenango, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Dec 7, 1837
View Reduction Perry, Township of (Lawrence) Expansion 1850
View Ascertainment Muddy Creek, Township of Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018
View Ascertainment Worth, Township of (Butler) Ascertainment Oct 26, 2018

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 7, 1837
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 Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New County Lawrence County 1849 Creation yes Sep 1, 1849
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lawrence County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View New School District Laurel School District 1957 Creation yes+ 1957

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Slippery Rock 5837761 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Hickory Township-Scott Township-Shenango Township-Slippery Rock Township Proposed 1870 New Township no* 1870
View New Township Hickory Township-Shenango Township-Slippery Rock Township Proposed 1871 New Township no* 1871–1879
View New Township Hickory Township-Shenango Township-Slippery Rock Township Proposed 1875 New Township no* 1871–1880
View Boundary Realignment Slippery Rock Township-Wayne Township Proposed 1884 Boundary Realignment no* 1884–1891
View New Township Slippery Rock Township Proposed 1907 Division no 1907
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002