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Historical Markers in East Greenwich, Rhode Island

 
Clickable Map of Kent County, Rhode Island and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Kent County, RI (16) Bristol County, RI (13) Newport County, RI (112) Providence County, RI (217) Washington County, RI (46) New London County, CT (289) Windham County, CT (89)  KentCounty(16) Kent County (16)  BristolCounty(13) Bristol County (13)  NewportCounty(112) Newport County (112)  ProvidenceCounty(217) Providence County (217)  WashingtonCounty(46) Washington County (46)  NewLondonCountyConnecticut(289) New London County (289)  WindhamCounty(89) Windham County (89)
East Greenwich is the county seat for Kent County
East Greenwich is in Kent County
      Kent County (16)  
ADJACENT TO KENT COUNTY
      Bristol County (13)  
      Newport County (112)  
      Providence County (217)  
      Washington County (46)  
      New London County, Connecticut (289)  
      Windham County, Connecticut (89)  
 
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1Rhode Island (Kent County), East Greenwich — General James Mitchell Varnum Home
General James Mitchell Varnum Brigadier General of the Continental Army was instrumental in creating the Rhode Island Black Regiment which provided the first genuine route to freedom for Afro-American people in Rhode IslandMap (db m58174) HM
2Rhode Island (Kent County), East Greenwich — June 12, 1775
On June 12, 1775 The General Assembly for the state of Rhode Island met on this site and enacted a resolution to charter and arm two sloops for the protection of trade and appointed Abraham Whipple to be commander with the rank and power of . . . Map (db m58263) HM
3Rhode Island (Kent County), East Greenwich — Kentish Guards Drill Field
1774-1974 Kentish Guards Drill Field To those Kentish Guardsmen who in 1774 utilized this field to prepare themselves for the conflict that assured our independence. This tablet was dedicated on the 200th Anniversary of the Kentish Guards . . . Map (db m58261) HM
4Rhode Island (Kent County), East Greenwich — The Marlborough Street Chapel
Built in 1872 by William Northup on the former site of Scalloptown. This chapel was the first fully integrated congregation in East Greenwich.Map (db m58389) HM
 
 
  
 
 
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Oct. 5, 2022