Place:North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

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NameNorth Kingstown
Alt namesTown of Kingstownsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS44003157
Wickfordsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeTown
Coordinates41.55°N 71.467°W
Located inWashington, Rhode Island, United States     (1723 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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North Kingstown is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States, and is part of the Providence metropolitan area. According to the 2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, the population in 2015 was 22,358. North Kingstown is home to the birthplace of the famous American portraitist Gilbert Stuart, who was born in the village of Saunderstown. Within the town is Quonset Point, location of the former Naval Air Station Quonset Point, known for the invention of the Quonset hut, as well as the neighborhood of Davisville, location of the former Davisville Naval Construction Battalion Center.

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