The Washington County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Washington County, Rhode Island government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Washington County vital records, including birth certificates, marriage records, death certificates, and divorce records. These documents list personal information such as names, dates of birth, and other identifying information, and they may be required to obtain Rhode Island government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Washington County genealogical research. Washington County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Washington County property ownership, property taxes, and title deeds, as well as property sale records. The Clerk Office maintains multiple different county records and services, which may be available online.
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