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Established May 29, 1790
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedRP March 02, 2015 06:35pm
DescriptionOriginally named Kings County, renamed Washington County on October 29th, 1781

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May 06, 1963 -


WASHINGTON gained Block Island from NEWPORT. (R.I. Acts and Resolves, 1963, ch. 84, sec. 1/p. 300)

October 29, 1781 - May 06, 1963


KINGS renamed WASHINGTON. (R.I. Recs., 9:484)

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