Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Worthington, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1855 Mar 15, 1855 1



Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 51 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200586560 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4286560 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214860 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1191795 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185603 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 031353 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Franklin, Township of (Armstrong, defunct) Reduction Mar 15, 1855
View Expansion West Franklin, Township of Reduction 1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Mar 15, 1855

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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Worthington Borough 17500449 694 695

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Worthington Borough-West Franklin Township Proposed 1878 Annexation no* 1878
View Charter Amendment Worthington Borough Proposed 1882 Charter Amendment no 1882
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997