Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
West Greenville, Borough of (defunct) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 5, 1838 Jun 7, 1838 1 Nov 22, 1865

Related

Name Relationship Status
Mercer, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208531328
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4231328
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215439 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1181726 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Salem, Township of (Mercer) Part Jun 7, 1838
View Creation (Within) West Salem, Township of Part Jun 7, 1838
View Separation Salem, Township of (Mercer) Reduction Mar 7, 1840
View Separation West Salem, Township of Reduction Mar 7, 1840
View Expansion West Salem, Township of Reduction Apr 5, 1862
View Old Name Greenville, Borough of (Mercer, defunct) New Name Nov 22, 1865
View Reference West Salem, Township of Reference Jan 18, 1866

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (1834 Act) Jun 7, 1838
View Borough (Title 8) Apr 21, 1859

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: [Annexing land to the Borough of West Greenville] Mar 15, 1864 v. 1, p. 100

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Separation West Greenville Borough Proposed 1839 Separation no* 1839–1840
View Dissolution West Greenville Borough Proposed 1841 Dissolution no* 1841
View Annexation West Greenville Borough 1864 Ordinance unknown 1864