Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Snowden, Township of (defunct) municipality or lower Township no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 6, 1845 2 Jun 17, 1966



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent most recent


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200372400
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215832 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1182024 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Jefferson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Oct 6, 1845
View Creation Upper Saint Clair, Township of Reduction Oct 6, 1845
View Swap Jefferson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Swap 1847
View Reduction Bethel, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Creation Jun 7, 1886
View Ascertainment Union, Township of (Washington) Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Expansion Bethel, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Oct 27, 1958
View Reduction Bethel, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct) Expansion Oct 27, 1958
View Old Name South Park, Township of New Name Jun 17, 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 6, 1845
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Snowden Township 17500449 802 802
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Snowden 5836719 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Baldwin Township-Snowden Township-Upper Saint Clair Township Proposed 1850 Boundary Realignment unknown 1850
View New Borough Library Borough Proposed 1951 Creation no 1951–1953
View First Class Township Snowden Township Proposed 1957 1st Class no 1957