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Rhode Island Counties
Will Book Testators Indexes

3295 records, counting
List of Testators who wrote the wills leaving stuff to heirs or screw them out of their inheritance

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Probate records are kept at town level, not at the county level. Towns are listed with codes at county level.
    Counties:
  1. Bristol - 17 Feb 1746 from Providence. Formerly named Sowams County
    • Barrington
    • Bristol
    • Warren
  2. Kent - 11 Jun 1759 from Providence
    • Coventry
    • East Greenwich
    • Warwick
    • West Greenwich
    • West Warwick
  3. Newport - 22 Jun 1703 from Colonial Lands. One source listed Rhode Island County as original name, changed 16 Jun 1729
    • Jamestown
    • Little Crompton
    • Middletown
    • Newport
    • Portsmouth
    • Tiverton
  4. Providence - 22 Jun 1703 from Colonial Lands. Renamed from Providence Planatations 16 Jun 1729
    • Burrillville
      A-Z | 351 records |
    • Cranston
    • Cumberland
      A-Z | 201 records, counting |
    • East Providence
    • Foster
      A-Z | 321 records |
    • Glocester
      A-Z | 522 records |
    • Johnston
    • North Providence
    • North Smithfield
    • Pawtucket
    • Providence
    • Scituate
      A-Z | 715 records |
    • Smithfield
      A-Z | 1386 records |
    • Woonsocket
  5. Washington - 3 Jun 1729. Absorbed Naragansett. Renamed from King's County 29 Oct 1781
    • Charlestown
    • Exeter
    • Hopkinton
    • Narragansett
    • New Shoreham
    • North Kingstown
    • Richmond
    • South Kingstown
    • Westerly
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