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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of [[Rhode Island]]. For example, the library has the following directories for Providence:
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=== Online Resources ===
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8778 Rhode Island City Directories] ($)
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Directories/RI/ Rhode Island City Directories, Distant Cousin]  
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*[https://www.providenceri.com/archives/providence-house-directories-now-available-online-0 Providence House Directories, 1895-1935, provided by Providence City Archives]
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*'''1861-1924''' - Fold3 ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_462/city_directories_providence Providence City Directories 1861-1924] available online.
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/RI/City-Directories.htm Rhode Island City Directories], index
  
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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of Rhode Island.  
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| 1798 <br>
 
| FHL book 974.52 E4c <br>
 
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| 1826
 
| FHL fiche 6044365
 
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| 1856-60
 
| FHL fiche 6044374-78
 
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| 1861-1933
 
| FHL films 1377340—
 
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| 1930, 1932, etc.
 
| FHL book 974.52 E4sp
 
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=== Web Site ===
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=== Resources for Rhode Island Directories  ===
*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com www.uscitydirectories.com]
 
  
[[Category:Rhode Island]]
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==== Directories Online  ====
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*[http://www.fold3.com Fold3.com] ($) has [http://www.fold3.com/title_462/city_directories_providence Providence City Directories 1861-1924] available online.
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*Ancestry.com ($) has Rhode Island directories available online in its [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1540 U.S. City Directories] collection.
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==== The Family History Library  ====
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The library has the following directories for Providence:
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'''1798''' {{FHL|45841|item|disp=FHL book 974.52 E4c}}; {{WorldCat|9411946|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}
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'''1826''' {{FHL|537072|item|disp=FHL fiche 6044365}}
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'''1856-60''' {{FHL|537072|item|disp=FHL fiche 6044374-78}}
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'''1861-1933''' {{FHL|537072|item|disp=FHL films 1377340 (first of 38); microfiche 6044349 (first of 112)}}
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'''1930, 1932''' {{FHL|87844|item|disp=FHL book 974.52 E4sp}}
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To access other directories for cities in Rhode Island which are available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FamilySearch Catalog for:
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:*RHODE ISLAND - DIRECTORIES
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:*RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY] - DIRECTORIES
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:*RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY], [CITY OR TOWN] - DIRECTORIES
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=== Websites  ===
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*[http://distantcousin.com/Directories/RI/ DistantCousins]
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*[http://www.familyhistory.com/state.asp?state=RI FamilyHistory.com]
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*[http://www.genealogy.org/db.asp?dbid=4837 Pawtucket, Rhode Island Directories]
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*[http://www.familyhistory.com/db.asp?dbid=4969 Woonsocket Rhode Island Directories]
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/ri.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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<br>{{Rhode Island|Rhode Island}} {{U.S. Directories}}
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[[Category:Rhode_Island, United States|Directories]] [[Category:United States Directories]]

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Directories

Online Resources

Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of Rhode Island.

Resources for Rhode Island Directories

Directories Online

The Family History Library

The library has the following directories for Providence:

1798 FHL book 974.52 E4c; At various libraries (WorldCat)

1826 FHL fiche 6044365

1856-60 FHL fiche 6044374-78

1861-1933 FHL films 1377340 (first of 38); microfiche 6044349 (first of 112)

1930, 1932 FHL book 974.52 E4sp

To access other directories for cities in Rhode Island which are available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FamilySearch Catalog for:

  • RHODE ISLAND - DIRECTORIES
  • RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY] - DIRECTORIES
  • RHODE ISLAND, [COUNTY], [CITY OR TOWN] - DIRECTORIES

Websites