Newport County, Rhode Island Genealogy

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== History and Tidbits  ==
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Formed as Rhode Island County in 22 June 1703. Renamed Newport County 16 June 1729. Named for Town of Newport, Wales (now City of Newport, Wales)
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
=== Cities  ===
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There is no county government. The government is located at town and state levels.
  
=== Unicorporated Communities ===
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== History ==
  
=== County Government Site  ===
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*Formed as Rhode Island County in 22 June 1703.
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*Renamed Newport County 16 June 1729. Named for Town of Newport, Wales (now City of Newport, Wales)
  
There is no county government.
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==== Parent County  ====
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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[[Bristol County, Rhode Island|Bristol ]]| [[Washington County, Rhode Island|Washington ]]| [[Bristol County, Massachusetts|Bristol County]], Massachusetts
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Citie, Towns, Village, Communties  ==
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*City: Newport
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*Towns: Jamestown . Little Compton . Middletown . Portsmouth . Tiverton
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*Village: North Tiverton
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*Communities: Melville . Newport East
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=184466&subject_disp=Rhode+Island%2C+Newport&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] catalog for Newport County
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rinewpor/ The Newport County RIGenWeb Project], an member of [[RIGenWeb|The RIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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== References  ==
  
[[Portal:Rhode Island]]
 
 
[[Category:Newport_County,_Rhode_Island]]
 
[[Category:Newport_County,_Rhode_Island]]

Revision as of 03:37, 18 August 2008

United States > Rhode Island > Newport County

Contents

County Courthouse

There is no county government. The government is located at town and state levels.

History

  • Formed as Rhode Island County in 22 June 1703.
  • Renamed Newport County 16 June 1729. Named for Town of Newport, Wales (now City of Newport, Wales)

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Counties

Bristol | Washington | Bristol County, Massachusetts

Record Loss

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Citie, Towns, Village, Communties

  • City: Newport
  • Towns: Jamestown . Little Compton . Middletown . Portsmouth . Tiverton
  • Village: North Tiverton
  • Communities: Melville . Newport East

Web Sites

References