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Rhode Island Directories

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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of Rhode Island.

Resources for Rhode Island Directories[edit | edit source]

Directories Online[edit | edit source]

The Family History Library[edit | edit source]

The library has the following directories for Providence:

1798 FHL book 974.52 E4c; At various libraries (WorldCat)

1826 FHL fiche 6044365

1856-60 FHL fiche 6044374-78

1861-1933 FHL films 1377340 (first of 38); microfiche 6044349 (first of 112)

1930, 1932 FHL book 974.52 E4sp

To access other directories for cities in Rhode Island which are available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FamilySearch Catalog for:

  • RHODE ISLAND - DIRECTORIES
  • RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY] - DIRECTORIES
  • RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY], [CITY OR TOWN] - DIRECTORIES

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