Title: Newport Probate File Papers, 1741 - 1961
Extent: 60.0 Cubic Feet
Predominant Dates: 1850 - 1905
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Scope and Contents: Newport Probate File Papers. Includes wills, inventories, mortgage deeds, administration of estates, appointment of trustees, power of attorney, guardianship, adoption of children / name changes, petitions, complaints & warrants from overseers of the poor, Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, etc.