Rhode Island State Public Records

Statewide Record Locations: 2

Metro Area Counties:

Providence | Kent | Washington

Counties in Rhode Island

Public Records in Rhode Island

State Archives
State Archives and Public Records AdministrationLink_out
337 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
PHONE:
(401) 222-2353
FAX:
(401) 222-3199
EMAIL:
reference@archives.state.ri.us
HOURS:
Mon–Sat 8:30–4:30
NOTES:
  • Limited research performed by Archives staff, but written requests can contain no more than two names per request.
  • Charge for photocopies.
Vital
birth records death records marriage records
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Department of HealthLink_out
Division of Vital Records
Cannon Building
3 Capitol Hill, Room 101
Providence, RI 02908-5097
PHONE:
(401) 222-2811 - recorded message
PHONE:
(401) 277-2812
EMAIL:
findit@mail.state.ri.us
CONTACT:
Roberta A. Chevoya, State Registrar, Vital Records
HOURS:
Mon–Fri 8:30–4:00 (for in-person application for certified copies)
RECORDS:
Birth Records from 1895.
Death Records from 1945.
Marriage Records from 1895.