Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 19, 1853 6



Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lawrence County, Pennsylvania 33 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207376192 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216665 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7690160 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 370605 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation North Beaver, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Feb 19, 1853
View Creation Shenango, Township of (Lawrence) Reduction Feb 19, 1853
View Reduction New Castle, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1857
View Reduction Pollock, Township of (Lawrence, defunct) Creation May 28, 1858
View Reduction Union, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Sep 10, 1859
View Reduction New Castle, City of Creation Mar 26, 1869
View Reduction Mahoningtown, Borough of (defunct) Creation Dec 16, 1890
View Reduction New Castle, City of Expansion Oct 4, 1957

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 19, 1853
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 New Castle Area School District 1962 Creation yes+ 1962

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Taylor Township 17500451 746 746
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Taylor 5837762 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Delaware Township Proposed 1874 Creation no* 1874–1875
View Annexation New Castle City Ordinance 6079 no 1965–1966
View Home Rule (County) Lawrence County Proposed 2002 Home Rule no 2002