Our archive has a section devoted to genealogy and historical research.
Keep in mind when you are researching, Charlestown was not incorporated until 1738. Any records prior to that time may be found in Westerly Town Hall, 45 Broad Street, Westerly, RI 02891. Telephone: (401) 348-2500.
After 1738, here are some suggestions for your Charlestown, RI, search:
Our volunteer Research Committee will be happy to assist you in your research. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charges for assisted research are as follows:
CHS members: One hour free research help; $20.00/hour for each additional hour.
All research proceeds benefit CHS and will enable us to expand our our in-house facilities as well as maintain on-line computer services.
Opening for Summer Season on
Friday & Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
641-1952 or 364-3935
We are a non-profit organization and welcome any kind of support. If you would like to support us, please check out the Support page for more information.
Check out our Events page to find out what events we will be organizing in the near future.