Newport County, Rhode Island Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Resources
- 4 Societies and Libraries
- 5 Citie, Towns, Village, Communties
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
There is no county government. The government is located at town and state levels.
- 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)
Societies and Libraries
Citie, Towns, Village, Communties
- City: Newport
- Towns: Jamestown . Little Compton . Middletown . Portsmouth . Tiverton
- Village: North Tiverton
- Communities: Melville . Newport East
- FamilySearch.org catalog for Newport County
- The Newport County RIGenWeb Project, an member of The RIGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.