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1707        St. Paul's, or Old Narragansett Church, erected in North Kingstown. (moved to its present location in Wickford in 1808.

1708        Rhode Island's first census shows a population of 7181.

1709        Shannock Purchase

1715         General Assembly approves funds for the paving of streets in Newport.       

1723        South Kingstown incorporated as a Town