Bristol County Genealogy Search (Rhode Island)

Perform a free Bristol County, RI public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


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Barrington Public Library Database https://www.barringtonlibrary.org/ask-librarian View Barrington Public Library's ask a librarian information including how to ask questions by phone, email, Facebook or in person.

Bristol County Birth Certificates https://www.bristolri.us/237/Birth-Death-Certificate-Application View Bristol County, Rhode Island birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Bristol County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.bristolri.us/238/Marriage-Licenses View Bristol County, Rhode Island marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Bristol County Vital Records http://www.health.ri.gov/records/ View Bristol County, Rhode Island vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Bristol Town Clerk's Office Marriage Applications http://www.bristolri.us/238/Marriage-Licenses View Bristol Town Clerk's Office marriage license information, including application guidelines, fees, witnesses, and authorized persons to perform matrimony.

Bristol Town Clerk's Office Vital Records http://www.bristolri.us/236/Birth-Marriage-Certificates-Information View Bristol Town Clerk's Office vital records, including birth, death, and marriage records, request guidelines and applicable fees.

Find Bristol County Genealogy Records

Bristol County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Bristol County, Rhode Island. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and Rhode Island State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Bristol County Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that date back hundreds of years.

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  • What Bristol County genealogy records are public records
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