Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1846 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lawrence, County of Parent former
Mercer, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mercer County, Pennsylvania 32 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208585512 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216823 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7999248 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 431385 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Lackawannock, Township of (Mercer) Reduction 1846
View Creation Neshannock, Township of Reduction 1846
View Reduction Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence) Creation Feb 28, 1850
View Expansion Shenango, Township of (Mercer) Reduction 1864
View Ascertainment New Wilmington, Borough of Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897
View Ascertainment Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897
View Ascertainment Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence) Ascertainment Jun 21, 1897

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1846
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 Mercer County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Wilmington 5837970 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Wilmington Township-Lackawannock Township Proposed 1873 School District Annexation unknown 1873
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974