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Providence County Historical Records

American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI)(index of individuals appearing in many family histories and other genealogical works) Ancestry

Annals of the town of Providence, from its first settlement, to the organization of the city government, in June, 1832 Family History Library

Early records of the town of Providence, Rhode Island Family History Library

History of Providence County, Chapter 3, The Bench and Bar US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 4, The Profession of Medicine (includes brief biographies of doctors) US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Rhode Island Family History Library

History of Providence County, Rhode Island1891 (includes town histories) Ancestry

History of Providence County, Rhode Island, Vol. 2 Genealogy Gophers

List of American seamen of Providence District pursuant to the act for the relief and protection of American seamen : found at U.S. Customs House, Providence, R.I. Family History Library

Passport Applications, 1795-1905 Fold3

Periodical Source Index FindMyPast

Providence : a pictorial history Family History Library

Providence County, Rhode Island land ownership map, 1851 Family History Library

The Providence oath of allegiance and its signers : 1651-2 Family History Library

The high school boys of the Tenth R. I. Regiment : with a roll of teachers and students of the Providence High School, who served in the Army of Navy of the United States during the rebellion Family History Library

Burrillville Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Burrillville US Gen Web

Burrillville : as it was and as it is(printed 1856) Ancestry

Burrillville : as it was and as it is, 1856 Family History Library

Burrillville : as it was, and as it is Family History Library

History of Burrillville, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

Town council books, 1806-1893 Family History Library

Town meeting records, 1806-1881 Family History Library

Centerdale Historical Records

Annals of Centerdale : in the town of North Providence, Rhode Island : its past and present, 1636-1909 Ancestry

Annals of Centerdale in the town of North Providence, Rhode Island : its past and present, 1636-1909 Family History Library

Central Falls Historical Records

An illustrated history of Pawtucket, Central Falls and vicinity : a narrative of the growth and evolution of the community Family History Library

An illustrated history of Pawtucket, Central Falls, and vicinity : a narrative of the growth and evolution of the community1897 Ancestry

Illustrated History of Pawtucket, Central Falls and Vicinity (brief biographies of prominent citizens before 1897) US Gen Web

Tax List of Central Falls, Providence County, Rhode Island 1921 Distant Cousin

Topographical map of the city of Pawtucket and the city of Central Falls , R.I. Family History Library

Cranston Historical Records

Biographical Reminiscences of the Pawtuxet Valley (mostly Cranston) US Gen Web

Cranston : a historical sketch Family History Library

Cranston bicentennial, 1754-1954 : celebrating 200 years of progress Genealogy Gophers

Cranston city government for the years 1987-1988 : Michael A. Traficante, mayor Family History Library

Cranston, Rhode Island statewide historical preservation report P-C-1 Family History Library

Town and probate records: 1754-1877 (Cranston and Smithfield, Rhode Island) Family History Library

Town and vital records, 1722-1868 Family History Library

Town meeting records 1789-1910 [Cranston, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Cumberland Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Cumberland US Gen Web

Founders and patriots of the town of Cumberland, Rhode Island : presented at the occasion of the rededication of Peck Cemetery, Cumberland, Rhode Island, May 27, 1990 Family History Library

Historic and architectural resources of Cumberland, Rhode Island Family History Library

History of Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

Plan of the town of Cumberland Family History Library

The history of Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts : comprising a history of the present towns of Rehoboth, Seekonk, and Pawtucket, from their settlement to the present time, together with sketches of Attleborough, Cumberland, and a part of Swansey and Barrington, to the time that they were severally separated from the original town Family History Library

Town council records, 1746-1878 Family History Library

Town meetings, 1816-1891 [Cumberland, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Treasurer's journal 1776-1827 Family History Library

East Providence Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of East Providence US Gen Web

Council records ; East Providence, 1862-1876 Family History Library

East Providence, R.I., town meeting minutes, 1862-1887 Family History Library

Our heritage : a history of East Providence Family History Library

Fall River Historical Records

History of Fall River : with notices of Freetown and Tiverton1841 Ancestry

Foster Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Foster US Gen Web

Council records 1781-1893 Family History Library

Early historical accounts of Foster, Rhode Island Family History Library

Foster and the patriots' dream : a bicentennial reflection Family History Library

Foster, Providence Co., R.I. [1870] Family History Library

Foster, Rhode Island : statewide historical preservation report P-F-1 Family History Library

Foster, a bicentennial celebration, 1781-1981 Family History Library

History of Foster, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

Plan of the town of Foster : by conjecture from the best information June 20, 1799 Family History Library

Proceedings of town meetings 1871-1923 Family History Library

So I've been told : stories of Foster Family History Library

Tax records for 1781, 1787, 1798 [Foster, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Town of Foster [Rhode Island, 1895] Family History Library

[Map of Foster, Rhode Island, 1862] Family History Library

Glocester Historical Records

A brief history of the town of Glocester, Rhode Island : preceded by a sketch of the territory while a part of Providence Ancestry

A brief history of the town of Glocester, Rhode Island : preceded by a sketch of the territory while a part of Providence Family History Library

A brief history of the town of Glocester, Rhode Island : preceded by a sketch of the territory while a part of Providence FamilySearch Books

History of Glocester, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

List of Freemen of Glocester, Providence County, Rhode Island, 1732-1760 Jane Devlin

Names of Heads of Families of Glocester, Providence County, Rhode Island, 1774 Jane Devlin

Tax List of Glocester, Providence County, Rhode Island 1885 Jane Devlin

Town council records, 1731-1892 Family History Library

Town meeting records, 1730-1865 Family History Library

Johnston Historical Records

City of Johnston [Rhode Island] census returns for 1865 and 1875 Family History Library

History of Johnston, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

Johnston tax book, 1886 Family History Library

Probate records, 1759-1898 Family History Library

Town council meeting records, 1772-1898 [Johnston, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Town meeting records Family History Library

Lincoln Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Lincoln US Gen Web

Council Journal, 1871-1877 Family History Library

History of Lincoln, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of the town of Smithfield : from its organization in 1730-1, to its division in 1871; compiled in accordance with the votes of the towns of Smithfield, North Smithfield, Lincoln and Woonsocket, R.I. Family History Library

Once in a hundred years : a pictorial history Family History Library

The Town of Lincoln - perspective Family History Library

North Providence Historical Records

Annals of Centerdale : in the town of North Providence, Rhode Island : its past and present, 1636-1909 Ancestry

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of North Providence US Gen Web

History of North Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

North Providence centennial : a report of the celebration at Pawtucket, North Providence, of the one hundredth anniversary(historical address 1865) Ancestry

North Providence centennial : a report of the celebration at Pawtucket, North Providence, of the one hundredth anniversary of the incorporation of the town, June 24th, 1865, with an address containing historical matters of local interest Family History Library

Proceedings of town meetings 1874-1921 Family History Library

Records of the town council and court of probate, 1765-1874 Family History Library

Tax List of North Providence 1877 Distant Cousin

Town meetings Vol 1-3 1765-1874 Family History Library

North Smithfield Historical Records

History of North Smithfield, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of the town of Smithfield : from its organization in 1730-1, to its division in 1871; compiled in accordance with the votes of the towns of Smithfield, North Smithfield, Lincoln and Woonsocket, R.I. Family History Library

Pawtucket Historical Records

An illustrated history of Pawtucket, Central Falls and vicinity : a narrative of the growth and evolution of the community Family History Library

An illustrated history of Pawtucket, Central Falls and vicinity : a narrative of the growth and evolution of the community Genealogy Gophers

An illustrated history of Pawtucket, Central Falls, and vicinity : a narrative of the growth and evolution of the community1897 Ancestry

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Pawtucket US Gen Web

Council records, 1862-1877 Family History Library

Fragments of time in Pawtuxet : designated a National Historic District, 1973 Family History Library

Historical sketch of the town of Pawtucket Family History Library

History of Pawtucket, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, reminiscences & new series of Reverend David Benedict : origins of Pawtucket, east side Family History Library

Illustrated History of Pawtucket, Central Falls and Vicinity (brief biographies of prominent citizens before 1897) US Gen Web

Pawtucket profile - 1988 Family History Library

Selectmen's records, 1850-1862 Family History Library

The annotated index--Reminiscences 1853-1864, and Pawtucket (R.I.), new series 1866-1867 of Rev. David Benedict Family History Library

The history of Pawtucket, 1635-1986 Family History Library

The history of Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts : comprising a history of the present towns of Rehoboth, Seekonk, and Pawtucket, from their settlement to the present time, together with sketches of Attleborough, Cumberland, and a part of Swansey and Barrington, to the time that they were severally separated from the original town Family History Library

Topographical map of the city of Pawtucket and the city of Central Falls , R.I. Family History Library

Town meetings 1828-1885 Family History Library

What was Pawtucket Like 100 Years Ago? (historical article written in 1928) US Gen Web

Providence Historical Records

A List of persons assessed in the city tax of seventy thousand dollars : ordered by the city council, June, 1842, with the amount of valuation and tax of each Family History Library

A List of persons assessed in the city tax of seventy thousand dollars : ordered by the city council, June, 1842, with the amount of valuation and tax of each Genealogy Gophers

A Modern city : Providence, Rhode Island and its activities Family History Library

A discourse delivered at Providence, August 5, 1836 : in commemoration of the first settlement of Rhode-Island and Providence(historical address about first settlement of Providence) Ancestry

A discourse delivered at Providence, August 5, 1836 : in commemoration of the first settlement of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations, being the second centennial anniversary of the settlement of Providence Family History Library

A historical discourse delivered on the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the planting of Providence Ancestry

A historical discourse delivered on the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the planting of Providence Ancestry

A historical discourse delivered on the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the planting of Providence Family History Library

A list of persons assessed in the city tax of $90,170.58 : being the amount produced by an assessment of 38 cents on each $100 of ratable property : with the amount of valuation and tax of each, ordered by the city council, June 1845 Family History Library

A plea for progress : enforced and illustrated by a short dissertation on the habits and characteristics of the Rhode Island clam Family History Library

Alien Registration List, Port of Providence, 1798 - 1808 Genealogy Forum

Annals of the town of Providence : from its first settlement to the organization of the city government in June, 1832 Ancestry

Annals of the town of Providence, from its first settlement, to the organization of the city government, in June, 1832 Family History Library

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the City of Providence US Gen Web

City council records, 1832-1901 [Providence, Rhode Island] Family History Library

City of Providence census returns for 1855 and 1865 Family History Library

Congregation Sons of Israel and David, Providence R.I. : burials in Reservoir Avenue cemetery, 1859-1950 Family History Library

Council records, 1692-1877 [Providence, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Documentary history of Rhode Island Family History Library

Documentary history of Rhode Island Genealogy Gophers

First, second and third books of the town of Providence : 1647-1715 Family History Library

Gleanings from Rhode Island town records : Providence Town Council records, 1770-1788 University of New Brunswick

Gray's map of the city of Providence Family History Library

Guardians' accounts 1839-1893, 1899 [Providence, Rhode Island] Family History Library

History of Providence County, Chapter 10, Providence City Parks, Cemeteries, Old Buildings, Taverns and Hotels US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 11, Providence City Statistics and Official Lists (includes names of civil authorities to 1891) US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 5, Town of Providence: Settlement and Early History US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 6, The Town of Providence During the Revolution US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 7, Growth of Providence Town and City US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 8, Providence City during the Rebellion US Gen Web

History of Providence County, Chapter 9, Providence City Trade and Commerce US Gen Web

Index to The early records of the town of Providence, volumes I- XXI : containing also a summary of the contents of the volumes Ancestry

Index to the early records of the town of Providence volumes I-XXI : containing also a summary of the contents of the volumes and an appendix of documented research data to date on Providence and other early seventeenth century Rhode Island families Family History Library

Indian deeds, 1659-1662 Family History Library

Industries and wealth of the pricipal [sic] points in Rhode Island : being city of Providence, Pawtucket, Central Falls, Woonsocket, Newport, Narragansett Pier, Bristol and Westerly Family History Library

King's pocket-book of Providence, R.I. Family History Library

List of People Affected By Yellow Fever in Providence, Rhode Island, 1800 US Gen Web

List of persons and corporations who were assessed in the city tax ordered by the City Council of Providence for the year 1860 Family History Library

List of persons, copartnerships, and corporations assessed in the city t ax : ordered by the city council of the city of Providence for the year 1871 Family History Library

List of persons, copartnerships, and corporations assessed in the city t ax : ordered by the city council of the city of Providence for the year 1872 Family History Library

List of persons, copartnerships, and corporations assessed in the city tax ordered by the city council of the city of Providence 1872 Ancestry

Map of the city of Providence, Rhode Island [1919] Family History Library

Map of the city of Providence, Rhode Island [1930] Family History Library

Official souvenir and program : Rhode Island Old Home Week Family History Library

Old Providence : a collection of facts and traditions relating to various buildings and sites of historic interest in Providence Ancestry

Old Providence : a collection of facts and traditions relating to various buildings and sites of historic interest in Providence Family History Library

Oration delivered at the dedication of the Providence County Court House : December 18, 1877 Family History Library

Owners and Occupants of the Lots, Houses, and Shops in the Town of Providence, Rhode Island, in 1798 US Gen Web

Probate records: bond books of the city of Providence [Rhode Island] 1873-1899 Family History Library

Proceedings at the dedication of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument in Providence(includes list of soldiers and sailors) Ancestry

Providence : a pictorial history Family History Library

Providence [Rhode Island] Board of Aldermen records, 1876-1899 Family History Library

Providence [Rhode Island] city council records, 1832-1900 Family History Library

Providence in colonial times Family History Library

Providence town council records Family History Library

Rhode Island court records : records of the Court of Trials of the Colony of Providence Plantations, 1647-1662. Ancestry

Semi-centennial of the Providence journal : January 3, 1870.(historical) Ancestry

Semi-centennial of the Providence journal : January 3, 1870 Family History Library

Seventeenth century place-names of Providence Plantations, 1636-1700 Genealogy Gophers

Seventeenth century place-names of Providence plantations : 1636-1700 Family History Library

Ships and shipmasters of old Providence : a brief account of some of the famous merchants, sea captains and ships of the past Ancestry

Ships and shipmasters of old Providence : a brief account of some of the famous merchants, sea captains and ships of the past, together with reminiscences of a few notable voyages made in Providence ships, printed for the Providence Institution for Savings Family History Library

Ships documents of Rhode Island Family History Library

State Home and School for Dependent Children, School Report of 1895 (lists of teachers) US Gen Web

Tax lists of the town of Providence : during the administration of Sir Edmund Andros and his council, 1686-1689; together with a list of names of all males sixteen years of age and upwards residing in the town of Providence in August 1688 and liable for a poll tax Family History Library

Tax lists of the town of Providence 1686-1689(includes list of names of men living in Providence in 1688) Ancestry

The Afro-Yankees : Providence's Black community in the antebellum era Family History Library

The Hundredth milestone : a few pages of Rhode Island history suggested by the coming of the one hundredth anniversary of the Blackstone Canal National Bank of Providence, Rhode Island, 1831-1931 Family History Library

The Providence oath of allegiance and its signers : 1651-2 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence Ancestry

The early records of the town of Providence : volume 1, being the first book of the town of Providence otherwise called the Long Old book with parchment cover Family History Library

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 1 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 10 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 14 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 17 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 20 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 3 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 4 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 7 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, Vol. 8 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, v. I-XXI Family History Library

The early records of the town of Providence, vol. 11 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, vol. 16 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, vol. 19 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence, vol. 9 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence; Vol. 12 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence; Vol. 13 Genealogy Gophers

The early records of the town of Providence; Vol. 21 Genealogy Gophers

The past and the present : Narragansett sea and shore, an illustrated guide to Providence, Newport, Narragansett Pier, Block Island, Watch Hill, Rocky Point, Silver Spring, and all the famous sea-side resorts of Rhode Island, with a map of Narragansett Bay Family History Library

The planting and growth of Providence : illustrated in the gradual accumulation of the materials for domestic comfort, the means of internal communication and the development of local industries Family History Library

The progress of Providence : a centennial address to the citizens of Providence, R.I. Family History Library

The progress of Providence : a centennial address to the citizens of Providence, R.I. Ancestry

Town and city government in Providence Family History Library

Town records, 1677-1876 Family History Library

Twentieth Annual Report of the State Board of Agriculture 1905 (includes names of citizens) US Gen Web

Weybosset bridge in Providence plantations, 1700-1790 : being an account of a quest for liberty, with portraits of many saints and sinners, and a special study of the Rev'd Joseph Snow, jun'r Family History Library

Scituate Historical Records

An Historical Sketch of The Town of Scituate, Delivered in Scituate, Rhode Island, in 1876 US Gen Web

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Scituate US Gen Web

History of Scituate, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of Scituate, Rhode Island : from the acquisition of the territory in 1659 to the close of the 19th century Family History Library

Lists of freeholders in Scituate, 1843-1847,1863-1878 Family History Library

Probate and civil records, 1731-1886 Family History Library

The history of Scituate, R.I. Family History Library

Town meeting records 1731-1906 Family History Library

Town of Scituate, Providence County, Rhode Island, General Voting List 1898 US Gen Web

Smithfield Historical Records

Abstracts copied from council and probate records no. 2 Family History Library

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Smithfield US Gen Web

History of Smithfield , Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of the town of Smithfield Ancestry

History of the town of Smithfield : from its organization in 1730-1, to its division in 1871; compiled in accordance with the votes of the towns of Smithfield, North Smithfield, Lincoln and Woonsocket, R.I. Family History Library

List of Civil & Military Personnel of Smithfield, 1731 to 1870 Jane Devlin

Town council journals, 1770-1871 Family History Library

Town meeting records, 1771-1871 Family History Library

Town meeting records, 1872-1894 Family History Library

Woonsocket Historical Records

Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of the Town of Woonsocket US Gen Web

History of Woonsocket Family History Library

History of Woonsocket Ancestry

History of Woonsocket, Providence County, Rhode Island US Gen Web

History of the town of Smithfield : from its organization in 1730-1, to its division in 1871; compiled in accordance with the votes of the towns of Smithfield, North Smithfield, Lincoln and Woonsocket, R.I. Family History Library

List of Heads of Families, Woonsocket, Rhode Island 1842 American Ancestors

Woonsocket : highlights of history, 1800-1976 Family History Library

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