Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 1804 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 300 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201979904 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216068 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7919554 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 101505 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Nov 1804
View Expansion Mercer, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Allegheny, Township of (Butler) Creation Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Parker, Township of Expansion Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Butler) Expansion Mar 29, 1854
View Reduction Eau Claire, Borough of Creation Dec 7, 1900
View Reduction Cherry Valley, Borough of Creation Sep 9, 1909
View Reduction Cherry Valley, Borough of Expansion Aug 13, 1912

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 1804
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Venango 5837003 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Allegheny Township-Venango Township Proposed 1856 Independent School District unknown 1856
View New School District Marion Township-Venango Township Proposed 1856 Independent School District unknown 1856