Paine Cemetery

Also known as Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Jamestown #8

East Shore Road
Jamestown, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
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25 burials from 1707 to 1806.

NOTE: located between house (Cajacet) and road on lawn. There were many fieldstones here 50 years ago when it was a camp. Legend says that the pirate Capt Kidd used to visit Capt Thomas Paine and that his first mate is buried in this cemetery. Some say Capt Kidd (1654-1701) is buried here, but he was hanged for murder and piracy at London England May 23, 1701.

GPS Coordinates: 41.55922, -71.36359

  • Added: 4 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2129527