Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Summit, Township of (Butler) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1854 1



Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 290 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201975184 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216067 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7637890 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 101445 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Butler, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Clearfield, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation North Butler, Township of (defunct) Dissolution Mar 29, 1854
View Swap Butler, Township of (Butler) Swap 1880–1882
View Reduction East Butler, Borough of Creation Mar 22, 1927

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 29, 1854
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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances with Tables

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Summit 5837002 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Butler Township-Summit Township Proposed 1865 Boundary Realignment unknown 1865
View New School District Butler Township-Center Township-Oakland Township-Summit Township Proposed 1884 Independent School District no 1884–1885