1850 Counties of  Rhoda Island

County Description Area in sq miles Courts held at Pop in 1850
Bristol eastern boundary, between Narraganset & Mt Hope bays 40 Bristol 8,514
Kent central part on Narraganset bay 186 East Greenwich 15,068
Newport comprising several islands in Narraganset bay & a portion of the mainland 136 Newport 20,007
Providence northern part 380 Providence 87,986
Washington south boundary, Atlantic ocean on south, Narraganset bay on east 367 South Kingston 16,543