Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 22, 1856 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Mercer, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mercer County, Pennsylvania 30 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208575008 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216821 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5678110 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 431265 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Greene, Township of (Mercer) Reduction Nov 22, 1856
View Creation Salem, Township of (Mercer) Reduction Nov 22, 1856
View Reduction Hempfield, Township of (Mercer) Expansion 1864
View Ascertainment East Fallowfield, Township of (Crawford) Ascertainment May 16, 1910
View Ascertainment West Fallowfield, Township of (Crawford) Ascertainment May 16, 1910
View Ascertainment West Salem, Township of Ascertainment 1930–1933

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 22, 1856
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 Boundary Realignment Crawford County-Mercer County 1808 Boundary Realignment yes* Mar 28, 1808
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Mercer County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Sugar Grove 5837968 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Salem Borough Proposed 1857 Creation no 1857
View New Borough Salem Borough Proposed 1858 Creation no 1858
View New Borough Salem Borough Proposed 1859 Creation (1) no 1859
View New Borough Salem Borough Proposed 1859 Creation (2) no 1859
View Annexation West Salem Township-Sugar Grove Township Proposed 1869 Annexation unknown 1869
View New Township Greene Township-Sugar Grove Township-West Salem Township Proposed 1874 New Township no 1874
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974