Rhode Island Genealogical Society

Welcome to RIGS


Welcome to the Rhode Island Genealogical Society web site.

 

Although Rhode Island is a small state, we have a rich history and heritage.  RIGS is focused on helping our members research their ancestors and preserve their family histories.

Please browse the abundance of resources and services that RIGS provides our members, and, if you have not already joined, please consider becoming a member. 

 

You can find out more using any of the menu options on the left or by visiting one of the pages below:

 
 
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Latest News
January All Day Members Meeting
It's a ways off, but mark your calendar! The next RIGS member meeting will take place in the new year on Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Details of the meeting will be forthcoming closer to the date.

New Book:
John Clarke's World
now available in the Online Store
by Cherry Fletcher Bamberg FASG and Judith Crandall Harbold

RI Roots and Gleanings Back Issues
RI Roots and Gleanings back issues pdf's are now available to members only.
They are in the Downloads (Members Only) section of our website.

Members Reminder - Set your member settings
Members, please remember to review and set your member settings in your membership profile. Just login using your login name and password and click on the member settings tab in "My Membership Profile."

If you have forgotten your login name or password, please contact us at membership@rigensoc.org.

Interested in submitting an article to RI Roots?
Be sure to read Cherry Fletcher Bamberg's article first!