Newport County, Rhode Island Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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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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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
 
[[Bristol County, Rhode Island|Bristol ]]| [[Washington County, Rhode Island|Washington ]]| [[Bristol County, Massachusetts|Bristol County]], Massachusetts  
 
[[Bristol County, Rhode Island|Bristol ]]| [[Washington County, Rhode Island|Washington ]]| [[Bristol County, Massachusetts|Bristol County]], Massachusetts  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== City, Towns, Village, Communties  ==
 
 
*'''City''': Newport
 
*'''Towns''': Jamestown . Little Compton . Middletown . Portsmouth . Tiverton
 
*'''Village''': North Tiverton
 
*'''Communities''': Melville . Newport East
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 04:27, 2 September 2008

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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

Places / Localities

Populated Places

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

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

Web Sites

References