Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 1792 15

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Northumberland, County of Parent former
Union, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Union County, Pennsylvania 013 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211982640 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217136 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7984613 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 600395 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Buffalo, Township of (Union) Reduction Aug 1792
View Reduction Hartley, Township of Creation Apr 1811
View Reduction Union, Township of (Union) Expansion 1822–1824
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Creation May 11, 1827
View Expansion Mifflinburg, Borough of Reduction Apr 10, 1828
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Apr 10, 1828
View Reduction Limestone, Township of (Union) Creation 1850
View Swap White Deer, Township of Swap 1852–1853
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion May 22, 1871
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Sep 16, 1925
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 7, 1945
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 6, 1946
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion May 22, 1957
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 8, 1961
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Jun 9, 1962
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion 1965
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Jun 21, 1966
View Reduction Mifflinburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 13, 1968

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 1792
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New County Union County 1813 Creation yes+ Nov 1, 1813
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Union County 1941 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Union County 7th to 8th yes Jun 25, 1941
View County Classification Union County 1952 8th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 West Buffalo 5838380 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Franklin Township Proposed 1822 Creation no* 1822
View Boundary Realignment Beaver Township-Center Township-West Buffalo Township to Hartley Township Proposed 1825 Boundary Realignment unknown 1825–1826
View Boundary Realignment Hartley Township-West Buffalo Township-White Deer Township Proposed 1827 Boundary Realignment unknown 1827
View Boundary Realignment Hartley Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1828 Boundary Realignment unknown 1828
View Annexation West Buffalo Township-Union Township Proposed 1827 Annexation unknown 1827–1828
View New Township Hartley Township-Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1838 New Township unknown 1838
View Annexation Hartley Township-West Buffalo Township to White Deer Township Proposed 1838 Annexation no* 1838
View Annexation West Buffalo Township-Buffalo Township Proposed 1838 Annexation no* 1838
View New Township Hartley Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1841 New Township no* 1841
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (1) no* 1847
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (2) no* 1847
View New Township Union Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1847 New Township (3) no* 1847
View Boundary Realignment Limestone Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1851 Boundary Realignment no* 1851–1852
View Boundary Realignment Lewis Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1877 Boundary Realignment unknown 1877–1879
View New Township Lewis Township-West Buffalo Township Proposed 1888 New Township no 1888
View Home Rule (County) Union County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973