Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1804 2



Name Relationship Status
Mercer, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Mercer County, Pennsylvania 33 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208585992 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215453 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7998754 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 431415 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction 1804
View Reduction Liberty, Township of (Mercer) Creation Feb 17, 1851
View Reduction Pine, Township of (Mercer) Creation Feb 17, 1851
View Ascertainment Findley, Township of (Mercer) Ascertainment 1851–1853
View Expansion Findley, Township of (Mercer) Reduction Nov 13, 1967

Affected Government Form

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

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 1, 1967 Sep 5, 1967 Sep 5, 1967

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Wolf Creek 5837971 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Perry Township Proposed 1845 Creation no* 1845
View Home Rule (County) Mercer County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974