Newport County Records

Search for Newport County RI county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices in Newport County Rhode Island are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Newport County records. These include vital records such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research in Newport County. They may also keep documents related to Newport County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Newport County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Jamestown Clerk Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-7200

Little Compton Town Clerk Little Compton RI 40 Commons 02837 401-635-4400

Middletown Clerk Middletown RI 350 East Main Road 02842 401-847-0009

Newport City Clerk Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5341

Newport County Clerk Newport RI 45 Washington Square 02840 401-841-8340

Portsmouth Clerk Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-2101

Tiverton Town Clerk Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6703


Assessor Offices in Newport County Rhode Island determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Newport County residents. Newport County Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These Newport County public records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Jamestown Assessor Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-7200

Little Compton Assessor Little Compton RI 40 Commons 02837 401-635-4509

Newport Assessor Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5351

Portsmouth Town Assessor Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-1536

Tiverton Assessor Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6709


Historical Societies in Newport County Rhode Island are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Newport County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Newport County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Newport County genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their Newport County public records.

Jamestown Historical Society Jamestown RI 92 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-0784

Little Compton Historical Society Little Compton RI 548 West Main Road 02837 401-635-4035

Middletown Rhode Island Historical Society Middletown RI Paradise Avenue 02842 401-849-1870

Newport Historical Society Newport RI 82 Touro Street 02840 401-846-0813

Newport RI Historical Society Newport RI 0 Washington Square 02840 401-619-8333

Newport Rhode Island Historical Society Newport RI 127 Thames Street 02840 401-849-3580

Portsmouth Rhode Island Historical Society Portsmouth RI 870 East Main Road 02871 401-683-9178

Prudence Island Historical Society Portsmouth RI 370 Narragansett Avenue 02872 401-683-1204

Tiverton Historical Society Tiverton RI 3908 Main Road 02878 401-625-5174


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Newport County Rhode Island are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Newport County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Newport County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Newport County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Newport County public records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Jamestown Tax Collector Jamestown RI 44 Southwest Avenue 02835 401-423-7228

Little Compton Treasurer Little Compton RI 40 Commons 02837 401-635-4219

Newport County Rhode Island Tax Collector's Office Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5404

Portsmouth Tax Collector Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-1214


Town and City Halls in Newport County Rhode Island are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Newport County vital records such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall in Newport County may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Jamestown Town Hall Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-7200

Middletown Town Hall Middletown RI 350 East Main Road 02842 401-849-2898

Newport City Hall Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-846-9600

Portsmouth Town Hall Portsmouth RI 2200 E Main Rd 02871 401-683-2101

Tiverton Town Hall Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6700


Recorders of Deeds in Newport County Rhode Island keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and Newport County property tax records. The Newport County Recorder's Office has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, Newport County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Newport County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Portsmouth RI 2200 East Main Road 02871 401-683-2101

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Jamestown RI 93 Narragansett Avenue 02835 401-423-9801

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5334

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Middletown RI 350 East Main Road 02842 401-847-0009

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Tiverton RI 343 Highland Road 02878 401-625-6703

Newport County Recorder of Deeds Little Compton RI PO Box 226 02837 401-635-4400


Archives in Newport County Rhode Island preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing Newport County genealogical research. Newport County Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain Newport County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Newport Police Records Archive Newport RI 120 Broadway 02840 401-847-5521

Newport Vital Records Archive Newport RI 43 Broadway 02840 401-845-5339