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Our Genealogy Helper for Middletown ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Middletown (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Middletown. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Middletown is located in Newport County.

To see how the shape of the state's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Newport County: Bristol (MA), Bristol, Kent & Washington.

Below are the counties that are near Middletown. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Middletown:

  • Newport County     (The home county of Middletown)
    • Middletown [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Newport County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Lawtons [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawtons
      • Lawtons [Newport County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawtons
    • Newport [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
      • Newport [Newport County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,412 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Melville [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melville
      • Melville [Newport County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melville
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Brenton Village [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brenton Village
      • Brenton Village [Newport County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brenton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brenton Village
    • Little Compton [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Compton
      • Little Compton [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Compton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Compton
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Sakonnet [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sakonnet
      • Sakonnet [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sakonnet
    • Jamestown [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Jamestown [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Adamsville [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville [Newport County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
    • Clarks Village [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarks Village
      • Clarks Village [Newport County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Village
  • Bristol County
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,866 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Coggeshall [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coggeshall
      • Coggeshall [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coggeshall
    • Warren [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
      • Warren [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,469 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
    • Barrington [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrington
      • Barrington [Bristol County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,015 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrington
    • Barrington [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrington
      • Barrington [Bristol County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrington
    • Annawomscutt [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annawomscutt
      • Annawomscutt [Bristol County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annawomscutt
  • Kent County
    • Buttonwoods [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buttonwoods
      • Buttonwoods [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buttonwoods
    • East Greenwich [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Greenwich
      • East Greenwich [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Greenwich
    • East Greenwich [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Greenwich
      • East Greenwich [Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Greenwich
    • Kettle Corner [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kettle Corner
      • Kettle Corner [Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kettle Corner
    • Cowesett [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowesett
      • Cowesett [Kent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowesett
    • Shippee Corner [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shippee Corner
      • Shippee Corner [Kent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shippee Corner
    • Warwick [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
      • Warwick [Kent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,189 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
    • Apponaug [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apponaug
      • Apponaug [Kent County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apponaug
    • Hillsgrove [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsgrove
      • Hillsgrove [Kent County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsgrove
    • West Warwick [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Warwick
      • West Warwick [Kent County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,967 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Warwick
    • Norwood [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
      • Norwood [Kent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
    • West Warwick [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Warwick
      • West Warwick [Kent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Warwick
    • Phenix [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phenix
      • Phenix [Kent County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phenix
  • Providence County
    • Kent Corner [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent Corner
      • Kent Corner [Providence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent Corner
    • Garden City [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Providence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
    • Armington Corner [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armington Corner
      • Armington Corner [Providence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armington Corner
    • Leonard Corner [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leonard Corner
      • Leonard Corner [Providence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leonard Corner
    • Luthers Corners [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luthers Corners
      • Luthers Corners [Providence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luthers Corners
    • Cranston [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cranston
      • Cranston [Providence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,142 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cranston
    • Carpenters Corner [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpenters Corner
      • Carpenters Corner [Providence County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpenters Corner
    • East Providence [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Providence
      • East Providence [Providence County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Providence
    • Six Corners [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Six Corners
      • Six Corners [Providence County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Six Corners
    • East Providence Center [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Providence Center
      • East Providence Center [Providence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Providence Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Providence Center
    • Providence [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence
      • Providence [Providence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 179,270 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Olneyville [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olneyville
      • Olneyville [Providence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olneyville
    • Dyerville [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyerville
      • Dyerville [Providence County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dyerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyerville
  • Washington County
    • Saunderstown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saunderstown
      • Saunderstown [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saunderstown
    • Bridgetown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgetown
      • Bridgetown [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgetown
    • Narragansett [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narragansett
      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narragansett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narragansett
    • Narragansett [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narragansett
      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narragansett
    • Allenton [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenton
      • Allenton [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenton
    • North Kingstown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Kingstown
      • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,278 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Kingstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Kingstown
    • North Kingstown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Kingstown
      • North Kingstown [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Kingstown
    • Wickford [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wickford
      • Wickford [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wickford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wickford
    • Mount View [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount View
      • Mount View [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount View
    • Narragansett Pier [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narragansett Pier
      • Narragansett Pier [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Narragansett Pier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narragansett Pier
    • Peace Dale [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peace Dale
      • Peace Dale [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peace Dale
    • Wickford Junction [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wickford Junction
      • Wickford Junction [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wickford Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wickford Junction
    • Kingston [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
      • Kingston [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
  • New London County (CT)
    • Voluntown [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Voluntown
      • Voluntown [New London County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,500 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Voluntown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Voluntown
    • Pawcatuck [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pawcatuck
      • Pawcatuck [New London County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pawcatuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawcatuck
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pawcatuck<3>
    • North Stonington [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Stonington
      • North Stonington [New London County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Stonington
    • Voluntown [New London County]
    • Glasgo [New London County]
    • North Stonington [New London County]
    • Griswold [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griswold
      • Griswold [New London County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,660 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Griswold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griswold
    • Stonington [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonington
      • Stonington [New London County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,566 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonington
    • Stonington [New London County]
    • Preston [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Preston
      • Preston [New London County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<3>
    • Jewett City [New London County]
    • Mystic [New London County]
    • Old Mystic [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Mystic
      • Old Mystic [New London County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Mystic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Mystic<3>
  • Windham County (CT)
    • Oneco [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneco
      • Oneco [Windham County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oneco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneco<3>
    • Sterling [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sterling
      • Sterling [Windham County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,764 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
    • Sterling [Windham County]
    • Moosup [Windham County]
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield
      • Plainfield [Windham County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Central Village [Windham County]
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
    • East Killingly [Windham County]
    • Wauregan [Windham County]
    • Danielson [Windham County]
    • Killingly [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killingly
      • Killingly [Windham County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,305 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killingly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killingly
    • Canterbury [Windham County]
    • Ballouville [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ballouville
      • Ballouville [Windham County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ballouville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ballouville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ballouville<3>
  • Barnstable County (MA)
    • Woods Hole [Barnstable County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woods Hole
      • Woods Hole [Barnstable County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woods Hole
    • Falmouth [Barnstable County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falmouth
      • Falmouth [Barnstable County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falmouth
    • Bourne [Barnstable County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bourne
      • Bourne [Barnstable County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,743 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bourne
  • Bristol County (MA)
    • Acoaxet [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acoaxet
      • Acoaxet [Bristol County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acoaxet
    • Westport Point [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport Point
      • Westport Point [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Central Village [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Village
      • Central Village [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westport [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport
      • Westport [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,097 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gidleys Corner [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gidleys Corner
      • Gidleys Corner [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
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    • Globe Village [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Globe Village
      • Globe Village [Bristol County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Globe Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Flint Village [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flint Village
      • Flint Village [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flint Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • North Westport [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Westport
      • North Westport [Bristol County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Westport
    • Ocean Grove [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocean Grove
      • Ocean Grove [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oak Grove Village [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove Village
      • Oak Grove Village [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westport Factory [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport Factory
      • Westport Factory [Bristol County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
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    • Bowenville [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowenville
      • Bowenville [Bristol County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowenville
    • Fall River [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fall River
      • Fall River [Bristol County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,792 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fall River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fall River
  • Dukes County (MA)
    • Cuttyhunk [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuttyhunk
      • Cuttyhunk [Dukes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuttyhunk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gosnold [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gosnold
      • Gosnold [Dukes County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 75 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gosnold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Aquinnah [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aquinnah
      • Aquinnah [Dukes County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 322 people
      • Former name for Aquinnah:
      • Gay Head
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aquinnah
    • Menemsha [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menemsha
      • Menemsha [Dukes County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menemsha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menemsha
    • Chilmark [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilmark
      • Chilmark [Dukes County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilmark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilmark
    • Christian Town [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Christian Town
      • Christian Town [Dukes County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Christian Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Christian Town
    • West Tisbury [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Tisbury
      • West Tisbury [Dukes County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,927 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Tisbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Tisbury
    • Tisbury [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tisbury
      • Tisbury [Dukes County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,128 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tisbury
    • Oak Bluffs [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Bluffs
      • Oak Bluffs [Dukes County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Bluffs
    • Edgartown [Dukes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgartown
      • Edgartown [Dukes County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,383 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgartown
  • Norfolk County (MA)
    • Plainville [Norfolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainville
      • Plainville [Norfolk County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,280 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainville
    • Foxborough [Norfolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxborough
      • Foxborough [Norfolk County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxborough
    • Wrentham [Norfolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrentham
      • Wrentham [Norfolk County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,083 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrentham
    • Franklin [Norfolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Norfolk County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,711 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Bellingham [Norfolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellingham
      • Bellingham [Norfolk County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,336 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellingham
  • Plymouth County (MA)
    • Mattapoisett [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mattapoisett
      • Mattapoisett [Plymouth County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,427 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mattapoisett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mattapoisett
    • Lakeville [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeville
      • Lakeville [Plymouth County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,698 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeville
    • Rochester [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochester
      • Rochester [Plymouth County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,740 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Marion [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
      • Marion [Plymouth County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,189 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • North Lakeville [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Lakeville
      • North Lakeville [Plymouth County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Lakeville
    • Middleborough [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleborough
      • Middleborough [Plymouth County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,722 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleborough
    • Wareham [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wareham
      • Wareham [Plymouth County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,778 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wareham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wareham
    • Bridgewater [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgewater
      • Bridgewater [Plymouth County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,689 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgewater
    • Carver [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carver
      • Carver [Plymouth County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,762 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carver
    • West Bridgewater [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Bridgewater
      • West Bridgewater [Plymouth County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,310 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Bridgewater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Bridgewater
    • East Bridgewater [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bridgewater
      • East Bridgewater [Plymouth County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,554 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bridgewater
    • Halifax [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halifax
      • Halifax [Plymouth County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halifax have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halifax
    • Plympton [Plymouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plympton
      • Plympton [Plymouth County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plympton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plympton
  • Worcester County (MA)
    • Blackstone [Worcester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackstone
      • Blackstone [Worcester County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,209 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackstone
    • Millville [Worcester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millville
      • Millville [Worcester County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millville

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Middletown, see our County-by-County Page for Middletown.

Newspapers Published in Middletown ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 94 newspapers that have been published in the area around Middletown.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Middletown, there are papers which were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Middletown.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Middletown:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Connecticut
    • Stories from Massachusetts
    • Stories from Rhode Island

Cemeteries Near Middletown ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Middletown.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Middletown covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Middletown Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Middletown Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Middletown Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown Cemetery
  • Newport Memorial Park
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Newport Memorial Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Newport Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport Memorial Park
  • Braman Cemetery
  • Island Cemetery
  • Common Ground Cemetery
  • St. Marys Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Governors Graveyard
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Governors Graveyard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Governors Graveyard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Governors Graveyard
    • The Jewish Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the The Jewish Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the The Jewish Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Jewish Cemetery
    • St. Columbas Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Columbas Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Columbas Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Columbas Cemetery
    • Trinity Churchyard Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity Churchyard Cemetery
    • Arnold Burying Ground
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Arnold Burying Ground
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Arnold Burying Ground have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnold Burying Ground
    • Old Burying Ground
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Burying Ground
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Burying Ground have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Burying Ground
    • Union Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
    • Jamestown Town Cemetery
    • Portsmouth Friends Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Portsmouth Friends Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Portsmouth Friends Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth Friends Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find Middletown in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Middletown.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Middletown, with the one closest to Middletown listed first.

  • South Portsmouth [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Portsmouth
    • South Portsmouth [Newport County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 500 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, South Portsmouth had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Portsmouth
  • Newport [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
    • Newport [Newport County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 19,457 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,412 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Newport had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
  • Little Compton [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Compton
    • Little Compton [Newport County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Little Compton had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Compton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Compton
  • Jamestown [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
    • Jamestown [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Jamestown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
  • Tiverton Four Corners [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiverton Four Corners
    • Tiverton Four Corners [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Tiverton Four Corners had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiverton Four Corners have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiverton Four Corners
  • Portsmouth [Newport County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
    • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 800 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Portsmouth had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
  • Continue List ...
    • Adamsville [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville [Newport County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Adamsville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
    • Tiverton [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiverton
      • Tiverton [Newport County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Tiverton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiverton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiverton
    • Bristol Ferry [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol Ferry
      • Bristol Ferry [Newport County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bristol Ferry had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol Ferry
    • Westport Point [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westport Point
      • Westport Point [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Middletown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Westport Point had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westport Point
    • Central Village [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Village
      • Central Village [Bristol County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Central Village had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Village
    • Hamilton [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Middletown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 210 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hamilton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
    • Narragansett [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Narragansett
      • Narragansett [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Middletown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 42 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Narragansett had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Narragansett
    • Bristol [Bristol County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Middletown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 5,478 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bristol had a post office and railroad service
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    • Westport [Bristol County]
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      • Westport [Bristol County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,097 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Westport had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Middletown. See our List of 1890's Communities around Middletown.

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<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Middletown) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Middletown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MiddletownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Middletown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5168, Longitude: -71.2662       In this case, the coordinates for Middletown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Middletown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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