Newport County, Rhode Island
Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy!
Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing
genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.
If you have a love for history, a desire to help others, and basic webpage-making
skills, consider joining us!
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[A desire to transcribe data and knowledge of how to make a basic webpage
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We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for folks!
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Cities & Towns
Jamestown ~ Little Compton ~ Middletown ~ Newport ~ Portsmouth ~ Tiverton
This county has a total area of 314 square miles of which 104 square
miles of it is land and 210 square miles of is water. The highest point in this county is at Pocasset Hill,
320 feet above sea level, located in Tiverton. The lowest elevation is at sea level. The county consists
of Aquidneck Island, Conanicut Island, Prudence Island and the easternmost portion of the state on the mainland. (Wikipedia)
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