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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] > Kent County'' [[Image:Ri-towns.gif|thumb|right|500px|showing locations of counties and towns]]  
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] > Kent County''  
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:''This article is about a county in the state of Rhode Island. For other uses, see [[Kent (disambiguation)]].''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
There is no county government. The government is located at town and state levels.
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There is no county government. The government is located at town and state levels.  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Named for County of [[Kent|Kent]], [[England|England]].  
 
Named for County of [[Kent|Kent]], [[England|England]].  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kent_County,_Rhode_Island Wikipedia]
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kent_County,_Rhode_Island Wikipedia]  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
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'''Towns''': [[Coventry, Rhode Island|Coventry]] | [[East Greenwich, Rhode Island|East Greenwich]] | [[West Greenwich, Rhode Island|West Greenwich]] | [[West Warwick, Rhode Island|West Warwick]]  
 
'''Towns''': [[Coventry, Rhode Island|Coventry]] | [[East Greenwich, Rhode Island|East Greenwich]] | [[West Greenwich, Rhode Island|West Greenwich]] | [[West Warwick, Rhode Island|West Warwick]]  
  
'''Village''': [[Greene, Rhode Island|Greene]]
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'''Village''': [[Greene, Rhode Island|Greene]]  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rikent2/ The Kent County RIGenWeb Project], an member of [[RIGenWeb|The RIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~rikent2/ The Kent County RIGenWeb Project], an member of [[RIGenWeb|The RIGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ri/kent.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kent County.  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ri/kent.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kent County.  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ri/kent.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kent County. (backup site)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/ri/kent.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kent County. (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=184442&subject_disp=Rhode+Island%2C+Kent&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Kent County
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=184442&subject_disp=Rhode+Island%2C+Kent&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library Catalog for Kent County
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Kent_County,_Rhode_Island]]
 
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Revision as of 05:31, 23 May 2009

United States > Rhode Island > Kent County
This article is about a county in the state of Rhode Island. For other uses, see Kent (disambiguation).
showing locations of counties and towns

County Courthouse

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

History

Named for County of Kent, England.

Wikipedia

Parent County

11 June 1759: Created from the Providence Plantations. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City: Warwick

Towns: Coventry | East Greenwich | West Greenwich | West Warwick

Village: Greene

Neighboring Counties

Bristol | Providence | Washington | Connecticut counties: New London | Windham

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].