Welcome to the Middletown Historical Society's website.  In an effort to offer those interested in Middletown a place to delve into the past and present and support the Society and it's efforts, the Society would like to welcome you to it's website.

All News and Events
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New Exhibit

Middletown's Founding Families

Paradise School

Allen

Bailey

Barker

Brown

Clarke

Cornwall

Coggeshall

Card

Dering

Easton

Gould

Green

Holmey

Lawton

Luther

Manchester

Mitchell

Nichols

Peabody

Peckham

Roggers

Rogers

Ryder

Smith

Slocum

Turner

Tew

Taylor

Weavour

Weeden

Wood

If your last name appears in this list, you may be related to one of Middletown's Founding Families.  Why not come down to the Middletown Historical Society's Headquarter in Paradise School on any Sunday from 2:00 until 4:00 and find out?
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The Middletown Historical Society wishes to thank The Rhode Island Foundation for their generous grant that will allow us to continue our Golden Rule Days Program for the 2016-2017 academic year.
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Announcing the Middletown Historical Society Founders' Day Celebration
Celebrating 40 Years of Serving Middletown

Saturday, August 20th - Paradise Park - Free Admission!

Click HERE for more details.

Questions:

Historical Research
Do you have a question about the history of Middletown, RI? Do you ever wonder what became of your third grade teacher?

If so, please contact us at archives@middletownhistory.org and we’ll be happy to assist you.  Depending on the complexity of your request and the time required for research, a nominal fee may be charged.

Updated June 25th 2016