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From the Rhode Island transcriptions, by  Beth Hurd

A. E. O. Ancient Essenic Order
A. F. and A. M. Ancient Free and Accepted Masons
A. O. F. Ancient Order of Foresters
A.O.H. Ancient Order of Hibernians
A. O. U. W. Ancient Order of United Workmen
B.P.O.E. Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks
C. K. of A. Catholic Knights of America
D. A. R. Daughters of the American Revolution
D. of R. Daughters of Rebekah (Odd Fellows)
D. O. I. Daughters of Isabella
F. & A. M. Free and Accepted Masons
G. A. R. Grand Army of the Republic
I. O. O. F. Independent Order of Odd Fellows
K. of C. Knights of Columbus
K. L. O. H. Knights & Ladies of Honor
K. of P. Knights of Pythias
K. T. Knights Templar
L. D. S. Latter Day Saints - Morman
O. U. A. M. Order of United American Mechanics
R. M. Red Men, Improved Order of
R. S. G. F. Royal Society of Good Fellows
S. A. R. Sons of the American Revolution
T. K. Club To Kalon Club of Pawtucket, started 1876
U. T. A. United Train of Artillery
Y. M. C. A. Young Men's Christian Association

Government & State-wide

- Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Gravestone Pictures

- Rhode Island Census Links

- Signers of the Declaration of Independence; The Rhode Island Delegation.
  Stephen Hopkins, a native of that part of Providence which is now called Scituate;
  William Ellery was born and lived his life in Newport.

- Government of the State of Rhode Island in 1856, with a list of members.

- Rhode Island Newspapers Past and Present

- "The Printer and the Press", by H. P. Smith, 1902

- American Indian Place Names In Rhode Island: Past & Present

- Twentieth Annual Report of the State Board of Agriculture 1905

- Bibliography for Studies of American Indians in and Around Rhode Island, 16th – 21st Centuries

- Records of the Colony [or State] of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations in New England, 1862.

- Industries and Wealth of the Principal Points in Rhode Island:
Providence, Pawtucket, Central Falls, Woonsocket, Newport, Narragansett Pier, Bristol & Westerly

- The Israelites in Rhode Island

- History of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Biographical

- History of Suffrage in Rhode Island

- A List of Slaves Enlisted in to the Continental Army

- Improved Order of Red Men

- Brief History of the American Brass Band and Orchestra

- The Rhode Island Depreciation Claims List as of January 1, 1797

- Rhode Island in 1888

- Rhode Island and Pawtucket, MA Birth Filings 1800-1855 -- Minority Index

RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL REPORT; For Rhode Island Board of Education, 1895

- RI College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts 1905 Catalogue, with a list of students and graduates

- History of the State of Rhode Island with Illustrations, 1878

    - The History of Burrillville, 1878
    - The History of Cumberland, 1878
    - The History of Foster, 1878
    - The History of Glocester, 1878
    - The History of Johnston, 1878
    - The History of Lincoln, 1878
    - The History of Pawtucket, 1878
    - The History of Providence, 1878
    - The History of North Providence, 1878
    - The History of North Smithfield, 1878
    - The History of Richmond, 1878
    - The History of Scituate, 1878
    - The History of Smithfield, 1878

Providence County

- Formation of the Providence City Government 1831

- 1844 Directory, Providence, RI

- King's Pocket-book of Providence, R.I.; Moses King, 1882

- History of Providence County, Rhode Island, Edited by Richard M. Bayles. 1891

    - Excerpts (there is some duplication of the following chapters) from the History of Providence County
    - Chapter III - The Bench and Bar
    - Chapter IV - The Profession of Medicine
    - Chapter V - Town of Providence - Settlement and Early History.
    - Chapter VI. - The Town of Providence During the Revolution.
    - Chapter VII - Growth of Providence Town and City.
    - Chapter VIII - Providence City during the Rebellion.
    - Chapter IX - Providence City - Trade and Commerce.
    - Chapter X - Providence City - Parks, Cemeteries, Old Buildings, Taverns and Hotels.
    - Chapter XI - Providence City - Statistics and Official Lists.

Biographical sketches in the History of Providence County (Bayles, 1891)
"Town of Burrillville" "Town of Cumberland"
"Town of Foster" "Town of Johnston"
"Town of Lincoln" "City of Providence"
"Town of Pawtucket" "Town of East Providence"
"Town of North Providence" "Town of Scituate"
"Town of Smithfield" "Town of Woonsocket"

- The Yellow Fever in Providence, 1800

- Owners and Occupants of the Lots, Houses and Shops in the Town of Providence Rhode Island in 1798

- Providence City Manual 1917-18: School Administrations

- 1904 Providence Real Estate Register and Rental Guide

- Our Police - A History of the Providence Force: 1889

- The Old Schools of Providence, Rhode Island

- 1879 Classical High School, Providence RI - picture with names

- Illustrated History of Pawtucket, Central Falls and Vicinity

- What was Pawtucket Like 100 Years Ago?

- Obituary of Colonel James William Larkin, February 1907,  Pawtucket Gazette & Chronicle

- Biographical Reminiscences of the Pawtuxet Valley and Pawtucket Valley By Noah J. Arnold.

- An Historical Sketch of The Town of Scituate, R.I. Delivered in Scituate, Rhode Island July 4, 1876, By C. C. Beaman

- An Historical Address delivered in Scituate, R. I., July 4, 1876

- Town of Scituate General Voting List 1898

- The Record of Old Smithfield From 1730 To 1850

- History of Woonsocket, by E. Richardson

- Pictures of Rhode Island Houses of Worship: Providence

Kent & Washington Counties

History of Washington and Kent Counties, Rhode Island; By: J.R. Cole; W.W. Preston & Co., NY, 1889:

- Town of Exeter

- Town of North Kingstown

- Town of Richmond

- Town of South Kingstown

Biographical sketches
Town of Exeter, Washington County East Greenwich
West Greenwich North Kingstown
Warwick Westerly
Richmond South Kingstown

- Town of Richmond Tax Books for 1855, 1872 and 1883

- Westerly, Rhode Island, Deeds have been moved to the Washington Co., RI GenWeb site.

- SOUTH KINGSTOWN FRIENDS RECORDS have been moved to the Washington Co., RI GenWeb site.

- A List of the Births & Deaths of the Town of Charlestown, Rhode Island has been moved to the Washington Co., RI GenWeb site.

Block Island

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