Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island Genealogy

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Modern town borders of Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island.

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

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Resources[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Biography[edit | edit source]

Business Records and Commerce[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Celebrations[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

  • Baptist
  • Catholic
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Congregationalist
  • Episcopal
  • Methodist
  • Presbyterian
  • Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Community of Christ)
  • Society of Friends (Quakers)
    • Smithfield Monthly Meeting
    • Providence Monthly Meeting
  • Unitarian-Universalist

Directories[edit | edit source]

  • 1895-1935 - Providence House Directories at Providence City Archives website - free. 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1909, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919-1920, 1921-1922, 1923-1924, 1925-1926, 1927-1928, 1929-1930, 1931-1932, 1933-1934, 1935.

Dwellings[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Jewish History and Records[edit | edit source]

Land Property and Deeds[edit | edit source]

There are several different kinds of land records available for Providence. The earliest records begin in 1636. Deeds and mortgages are available beginning in 1677.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Minorities[edit | edit source]

Native Races[edit | edit source]

Naturalization Records[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

  • 1800-1802 - The Impartial Observer (Providence, R.I.) at Google News - free.

Occupations[edit | edit source]

Politics and Government[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

  • Guardianship Records
  • Inestate Records
  • Will Records

Schools[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Town Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Voting Registers[edit | edit source]

Societies, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]