US TERRITORY OR
AVAILABLE STATE CENSUSES
Colonial, 1730, 1747, 1774, 1777, 1782;
State, 1865, 1875, 1885, 1905, 1915, 1925, 1936
FIRST FEDERAL CENSUS
BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS
CONTACT FOR VITAL RECORDS
Rhode Island Department of Health
Office of Vital Records
3 Capitol Hill, Room 101
Providence, RI 02908
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Colonial Genealogy Resources
Connecticut, Delaware, Early American, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia
Were your ancestors some of the earliest Americans? Use this list, organized by state, of some colonial genealogy resources for you to use in your research.
Rhode Island Records Details and Resources
Where to find Rhode Island census records, immigration records, land records, maps, vital records and more.
Rhode Island History and Research Overview
Learn about Rhode Island's history and available records in this research guide that includes a map and bibliography.