Washington County People Search

Search for Washington County RI people. A people search can help you locate people, find family members, check criminal history, criminal records, perform genealogical research, find birth records, death records, proof of identity, divorce records, marriage records, historical records, locate ancestors, property ownership records, and more.


Washington County Clerk Offices maintain important documents for their jurisdiction, usually at the county or local level. These records include a number of important sources for locating people and gaining information about a subject in Washington County Rhode Island. Vital records, for example, provide information on a person's birth, marriage, divorce, and death, as well as any children. Clerks may also keep records on taxes, property assessments, estates and wills, and even voter registration and election results. When performing Washington County people searches, a Clerk Office website is an important resource.

Exeter Town Clerk Exeter RI 675 Ten Rod Road 02822 401-294-3891

Narragansett Town Clerk Narragansett Pier RI 25 5th Avenue 02882 401-782-0624

Richmond Town Clerk Richmond RI 5 Richmond Townhouse Road 02898 401-539-0230

Washington County Clerk South Kingstown RI 4800 Tower Hill Road 02879 401-782-4121


Washington County Historical Societies preserve documents that have historic value. They may be organized around a certain area, a particular group of people, or a particular historical event. Historical Societies may keep a range of documents on individuals, including Washington County vital records, letters, photographs, and other historical documents in Washington County Rhode Island. These records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when performing genealogical research. Historical Societies may provide online access to some of their records.

Block Island Historical Society New Shoreham RI Old Town Road 02807 401-466-2481

Charlestown Rhode Island Historical Society Charlestown RI 4417 Old Post Road 02813 401-364-7507

The Pettaquamscutt Historical Society South Kingstown RI 2636 Kingstown Road 02881 401-783-1328


Washington County Marriage License Offices issue marriage certificates and maintain records on marriage for a county or local government. These documents include information on the couple's marriage, such as names, dates of birth, names of parents, and the date and location of the wedding. Washington County marriage records can be an important part of a people search, particularly when searching for people who may have changed their names, and they are also useful for genealogical research in Washington County Rhode Island. Marriage License Offices may provide online access to their marriage licenses as well as marriage license applications.

Charlestown Marriage License Charlestown RI 4540 South County Trail 02813 401-364-1200

Hopkinton Marriage License Hopkinton RI 1 Townhouse Road 02833 401-377-7777

North Kingstown Marriage License North Kingstown RI 80 Boston Neck Road 02852 401-294-3331

Richmond Marriage License Richmond RI 5 Richmond Townhouse Road 02898 401-539-9000

South Kingstown Marriage License South Kingstown RI 180 High Street 02879 401-789-9331

Westerly Marriage License Westerly RI Broad Street 02891 401-348-2500


Washington County Courts act to resolve legal disputes as part of their judicial function. They also maintain a number of records on individuals, including criminal records such as any arrests, trials, convictions, and court sentences. These can range from serious criminal felonies to traffic court violations in Washington County Rhode Island. Court records provide a range of information that can be important for performing Washington County people searches, such as civil cases like divorce and adoption, as well as a person's criminal history, which can be important for a background check. Courts operate at the federal, state, and local level, and they may provide access to their records online.

Narragansett Municipal Court Narragansett Pier RI 25 5th Avenue 02882 401-782-0609

Wakefield District Court South Kingstown RI 4800 Tower Hill Road 02879 401-782-4131

Wakefield Traffic Court South Kingstown RI 4800 Tower Hill Road 02879 401-275-2700

Washington Superior Court South Kingstown RI 4800 Tower Hill Road 02879 401-782-4121

Westerly Municipal Court Westerly RI 45 Broad Street 02891 401-596-7374


Washington County Assessors determine the value of taxable property within their jurisdiction, often at the county or local level, in order to assess property taxes owed by the property's owners in Washington County Rhode Island. As part of this responsibility, the Assessor Office maintains a range of documents on individuals, such as records of the Washington County property they own, the property taxes they owe, and any history of foreclosures, tax liens, or violations. These records can be useful for understanding a person's property ownership history, and they can typically be accessed on the Assessor Office website.

New Shoreham Assessor New Shoreham RI 242 Ocean Avenue 02807 401-466-3217

Westerly Town Assessor Westerly RI 45 Broad Street 02891 401-348-2541


Washington County Archives preserve documents that are historically significant. These records can include a number of documents that can be useful when performing a people search, including Washington County birth certificates, death certificates, financial records, photographs, historical maps, and sometimes even letters or other personal documents in Washington County Rhode Island. These records can be useful when performing Washington County people searches as part of genealogical research, as some Archives keep documents that date back to before the founding of the United States. Archives may provide online access to their records.

North Kingstown Vital Records Archive North Kingstown RI 80 Boston Neck Road 02852 401-268-1551


Washington County Sheriff Departments are law enforcement agencies responsible for maintaining order, typically for a county or local jurisdiction. They also keep multiple records on individuals who have a criminal history, including arrest records, warrants, criminal and civil convictions, and incarcerations in Washington County Rhode Island. These records provide important information for a people search, particularly when performing a criminal background check. The records at the Sheriff Department list someone's criminal history, and they can also be used to locate someone who moves frequently. Sheriff Departments may provide online access to their records.

Washington County Sheriff's Office South Kingstown RI 4800 Tower Hill Road 02879 401-782-4100