Bristol Genealogy (in Bristol County, RI)

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Bristol Birth Records

1636-1899 Rhode Island Vital Extracts Ancestry

1636-1930 Rhode Island Birth Index Ancestry

Bristol (R.I.) birth index, 1690-2002 Family History Library

Rhode Island, Birth Records, 1853-1920 Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island, Birth Records, 1853-present Rhode Island Department of Health

Vital records, 1680-1850 [Bristol, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Bristol Cemetery Records

Bristol cemeteries : 1689-1865 Family History Library

Copies of inscriptions taken from gravestones in the Old East Burial Ground, Juniper Hill Cemetery, Congregational Church Yard, Walker Hill Cemetery Family History Library

Genealogical collections (Daughters of the American Revolution (Rhode Island)) Family History Library

North Burial Ground Billion Graves

Rhode Island, Historical Cemetery Commission Index, 1647-2008 Ancestry

Saint Mary's Cemetery Billion Graves

The Juniper Hill Cemetery : in Bristol, R.I. Family History Library

Bristol Census Records

1747 Rhode Island Colonial Census Index (included in Rhode Island, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index) Ancestry

1774 Rhode Island Census Ancestry

1777 Rhode Island Military Census Ancestry

1777 Rhode Island Military Census Index (included in Rhode Island, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index) Ancestry

1782 Rhode Island State Census Index (included in Rhode Island, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index) Ancestry

1865 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

1875 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

1885 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

1915 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

1925 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

1935 Rhode Island State Census (included in Rhode Island State Censuses) Ancestry

Census of Bristol County, Rhode Island 1790 US Gen Web

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Bristol Church Records

Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island church records, 1687-1775 : formerly Bristol, Massachusetts : originally published in the New England historical and genealogical register. WorldCat

Historical sketches of the First Congregational Church, Bristol, R.I., 1687-1872 Ancestry

Historical sketches of the First Congregational Church, Bristol, R.I., 1687-1872 Family History Library

Manual of the First Congregational Church, Bristol R. I., 1687-1872 : containing forms, principles and rules adopted by the Church, the distinctive features of Congregationalism as held and practiced by the churches of our order from the days of the pilgrims to the present time; also, a history of the Church with biographical notes of the early members and successive pastors, from the first settlement of the town in 1680 to the close of the year 1872 and a catalogue of the officers and members Family History Library

Two hundred years of St. Michael's rectors 1721-1955 Family History Library

Bristol City Directories

Barrington, Warren, and Bristol City Directory 1950 MyHeritage

Barrington, Warren, and Bristol City Directory 1954 MyHeritage

Bristol City Directory 1927 MyHeritage

Bristol, RI 1844 - 1845, 1855 - 1856 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bristol, RI Business Directory, 1844 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bristol, RI Business Directory, 1855-1856 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bristol, RI; 1942 - 1943, 1947 - 1948, 1950 - 1951, 1954 - 1955 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1876 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1879 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1881 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1884 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1887 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1897 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1906 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1908 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1909 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1910 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1913 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1917 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1922 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1925 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1927 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1931 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island, City Directory, 1937 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Bristol, Warren and Barrington (Rhode Island) city directories Family History Library

Bristol,Warren & Barrington, RI 1906-1927 City Directories Allen County Public Library

City Directories, 1890 Census Substitute Ancestry

Rhode Island City Directories Ancestry

Bristol Death Records

1630-1930 Rhode Island Death Index Ancestry

1636-1899 Rhode Island Vital Extracts Ancestry

Rhode Island, Death Records, 1853-1970 Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island, Death Records, 1853-present Rhode Island Department of Health

Vital records, 1680-1850 [Bristol, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Bristol Histories and Genealogies

Blithewold : Bristol, Rhode Island Family History Library

Bristol, R. I.'s early settlers Family History Library

Bristol, Rhode Island : a town biography Ancestry

Bristol, Rhode Island : a town biography Family History Library

Celebration of the two-hundredth anniversary of the settlement of the town of Bristol, Rhode Island : 1880 Ancestry

Celebration of the two-hundredth anniversary of the settlement of the town of Bristol, Rhode Island : September 24th, A.D. 1880 Family History Library

Historic and architectural resources of Bristol, Rhode Is land Family History Library

Mount Hope : a New England chronicle Family History Library

Sketches of old Bristol Ancestry

Sketches of old Bristol Family History Library

Tales of an old sea port : a general sketch of the history of Bristol, Rhode Island, including, incidentally, an account of the voyages of the norsemen, so far as they may have been connected with Narragansett Bay, and personal narratives of some notable voyages accomplished by sailors from the Mount Hope lands Family History Library

The history of Bristol R. I. : the story of the Mount Hope lands from the visit of the Northmen to the present time ; containing accounts of the Indian wars, the character and lives of the early settlers in Bristol, the events of the Revolution Genealogy Gophers

The history of Bristol R. I. : the story of the Mount Hope lands from the visit of the Northmen to the present time ; containing accounts of the Indian wars, the character and lives of the early settlers in Bristol, the events of the Revolution, the privateers of the War of 1812 ; details of the commerce of the port ; and sketches of its distinguished men. Family History Library

Bristol Immigration Records

Bristol (R.I.) naturalization records (1890-1902) and index (1896-1998) --, 1890-1998 Family History Library

Rhode Island Passenger Lists (Providence 1798-1808; Providence, Bristol, and Warren 1820-1872) Ancestry

Rhode Island, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1802-1945 Ancestry

U.S., Atlantic Ports Passenger Lists (includes Bristol 1820-1828, 1926, 1934, 1937-1938 ) Ancestry

U.S., Atlantic Ports Passenger Lists (includes Bristol and Warren 1820-1824, 1826, 1828, 1843-1846, 1848-1854, 1857-1862, 1864-1867, 1871 ) Ancestry

Bristol Land Records

Bristol (R.I.) deed records (1887-1906) and indexes (1893-1926) --, 1887-1926 Family History Library

Bristol (R.I.) deeds, 1690-1893 Family History Library

Bristol, Rhode Island original land records, 1690-1703 Family History Library

Deeds, wills, inventories, administrations, grand deeds, grand articles 1680-1808 Family History Library

Bristol Map Records

Bristol 1891 Bird's Eye View Map Historic Map Works

Bristol 1891 Bird's Eye View Map (included in Historic U.S. Maps) MyHeritage

Map of Bristol, Rhode Island, 1891 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, August 1884 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, July 1896 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, May 1891 Library of Congress

Bristol Marriage Records

1636-1899 Rhode Island Vital Extracts Ancestry

1851-1920 Rhode Island Marriage Index Ancestry

Rhode Island, Marriage Records, 1853-1920 Rhode Island State Archives

Rhode Island, Marriage Records, 1853-present Rhode Island Department of Health

Vital records, 1680-1850 [Bristol, Rhode Island] Family History Library

Bristol Military Records

Bristol (R.I.) militia records, early to 1920 Family History Library

Bristol Minority Records

The history of Bristol R. I. : the story of the Mount Hope lands from the visit of the Northmen to the present time ; containing accounts of the Indian wars, the character and lives of the early settlers in Bristol, the events of the Revolution Genealogy Gophers

The history of Bristol R. I. : the story of the Mount Hope lands from the visit of the Northmen to the present time ; containing accounts of the Indian wars, the character and lives of the early settlers in Bristol, the events of the Revolution, the privateers of the War of 1812 ; details of the commerce of the port ; and sketches of its distinguished men. Family History Library

Bristol Miscellaneous Records

Bristol (R.I.) town council proceedings, 1838-1867 Family History Library

Bristol (R.I.) town meeting records, 1680-1888 Family History Library

Bristol, Rhode Island town council records : 1760-1811 WorldCat

Bristol Newspapers and Obituaries

Bristol Gazette 1833-1834 The Bristol Phoenix

Bristol Gazette and Family Companion 1834-1837 The Bristol Phoenix

Bristol Phenix 1840-1869 The Bristol Phoenix

Bristol Phoenix 1869-1992 The Bristol Phoenix

Mount Hope Eagle 01/10/1807 to 10/08/1808 Genealogy Bank

Offline Newspapers for Bristol

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Bristol Gazette and Family Companion. (Bristol, R.I.) 1834-1837

Bristol Gazette. (Bristol, R.I.) 1833-1834

Bristol Phenix. (Bristol, R.I.) 1840-Current

Comunidade. (Bristol, R.I.) 1970s-1983

Mount Hope Eagle. (Bristol, R.I.) 1807-1808

Phenix. (Bristol, R.I.) 1837-1840

Portuguese American Journal. (Bristol, R.I.) 1983-1984

Bristol Probate Records

1582-1932 Rhode Island Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Books of wills and inventories, 1746-1881 Family History Library

Bristol (R.I.) probate bonds, 1817-1890 Family History Library

Bristol (R.I.) probate records (1892-1923) and index (1700-2002) --, 1892-1923 Family History Library

Bristol (R.I.) town council records, 1760-1877 Family History Library

Deeds, wills, inventories, administrations, grand deeds, grand articles 1680-1808 Family History Library

Inventories (1811-1885) and administrators' accounts (1811-1877) --, 1811-1885 Family History Library

Letters of administration, 1815-1906 Family History Library

Bristol School Records

Bristol High School - Green and White Yearbook (Bristol, RI), 1943, 1946, 1958 E Yearbook

Colt Memorial High School yearbooks, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1958 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

School accounts 1830-1870 Family History Library


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