Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
South Fayette, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 17, 1846 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200372160
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 946 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215831 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q583723 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 023094 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Reference Noblestown, Borough of (defunct) Reference (Within) Dec 16, 1840
View New Name Noblestown, Borough of (defunct) Whole (Within) Oct 17, 1846
View New Name Ringold, Township of (defunct) Old Name Oct 17, 1846
View Part Noblestown, Borough of (defunct) Dissolution (Within) 1849
View Reduction Scott, Township of (Allegheny) Expansion Dec 23, 1862
View Reduction Collier, Township of Creation Jun 7, 1875
View Ascertainment Cecil, Township of Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Ascertainment McDonald, Borough of Ascertainment Apr 4, 1890
View Expansion Collier, Township of Reduction Dec 19, 1891
View Reduction Collier, Township of Expansion Dec 19, 1891
View Reduction Oakdale, Borough of Creation Sep 12, 1892
View Reduction McDonald, Borough of Expansion 1928–1929

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 17, 1846
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 1, 1912

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
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 Washington County-Allegheny County 1789 Annexation yes Sep 17, 1789
View New Township Fayette Township 1790 Creation yes+ Mar 1790
View New Township Brown Township-Ringold Township 1846 Creation yes* Jun 15, 1846
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. South Fayette Township 17500449 800 800
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. South Fayette Township 17500449 796 796
View Cns. Mp. 1940 South Fayette 5836720 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Upper Saint Clair Township-South Fayette Township Proposed 1855 Annexation no 1855
View New School District North Fayette Township-South Fayette Township Proposed 1870 Independent School District no* 1870–1874
View New Borough Oakdale Borough Proposed 1891 Creation no 1891–1892
View Annexation McDonald Borough Ordinance 455 and 458 no 1967
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule South Fayette Township Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978