Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 3, 1846 5

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Clearfield, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Clearfield County, Pennsylvania 130 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4203386440 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216250 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7998624 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 171505 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Decatur, Township of (Clearfield) Reduction Feb 3, 1846
View Reduction Gulich, Township of Creation May 17, 1859
View Reduction Houtzdale, Borough of Creation Mar 20, 1872
View Reduction Brisbin, Borough of Creation Jan 8, 1883
View Reduction Bigler, Township of Creation Jan 17, 1883
View Reduction Brisbin, Borough of Expansion 1986

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 3, 1846
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 Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Chinclelcamousche Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View School District Annexation Boggs Township-Woodward Township 1870 School District Annexation yes* 1870
View New School District Madera Independent School District 1874 Creation yes* 1873–1874
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Clearfield County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Clearfield County 5th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Woodward Township 17500450 858 858
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Woodward 5837230 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Woodward Township Proposed 1856 Independent School District unknown 1856
View New Township Beccaria Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1857 New Township unknown 1857
View New Township Beccaria Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1858 New Township unknown 1858
View New Township Woodward Township Proposed 1879 Division no* 1879
View School District Dissolution Madera Independent School District Proposed 1883 Dissolution unknown 1883–1884
View New Township Boggs Township-Decatur Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1884 New Township no* 1884–1885
View New Township Boggs Township-Decatur Township-Woodward Township Proposed 1886 New Township no* 1886
View Boundary Realignment Decatur Township-Woodward Township 1930 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1930