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Rhode Island Counties Will 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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| Bristol | Kent | Naragansett| Newport | Providence | Washington |
Probate records are kept at town level, not at the county level. Towns are listed with codes at county level.
  1. Bristol - 17 Feb 1746 from Providence. Formerly named Sowams County.
  2. Kent - 11 Jun 1759 from Providence.
  3. Newport - 22 Jun 1703 from Colonial Lands. One source listed Rhode Island County as original name, changed 16 Jun 1729.
  4. Providence - 22 Jun 1703 from Colonial Lands. Renamed from Providence Planatations 16 Jun 1729.
    Currently covered: Burrillville, Central Falls, Foster, Glocester, Lincoln, Scituate, Smithfield
    | A-F | G-O | P-Z | 3295 counting |
  5. Washington - 3 Jun 1729. Absorbed Naragansett. Renamed from King's County 29 Oct 1781.
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