Venango County, Pennsylvania
1311 Cherrytree Road
Titusville, PA 16354
Phone: (814) 827-1078
Fax: (814) 827-3579
The History of Cherrytree Township...
Cherrytree Township is a rural township located in
northern Venango County, Pennsylvania. People began
settling in the area in 1797, and the township was officially
incorporated in 1817. On August 27, 1859, Colonel Edwin
L. Drake struck oil, in Cherrytree Township, when he drilled
the first oil well in the world.
The area of Cherrytree Township is 36.8 square miles,
and, at the time the 2010 census was taken, there were
1,540 residents living in 562 households.