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=== Research Tools  ===
 
=== Research Tools  ===

Revision as of 18:13, 9 November 2010

Rhode Island Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Rhode Island Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
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Welcome to Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, The Ocean State
   
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Featured Content

The state is called Rhode Island in common usage, but most of the state lies on the North American mainland. Providence Plantations refers to the mainland, while Rhode Island is actually the unofficial name for Aquidneck Island (now composed of the city of Newport, and the towns of Middletown and Portsmouth). From 1524 Italian, Dutch West India Company and British Rule of area.

Counties

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Extinct Counties: King's | Providence Plantations | Rhode Island

County Creation Dates and Divisions showing dates they were created or renamed and counties created from older counties.

Research Tools

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