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Stanly County is a county located in the state of North Carolina. As of 2000, the population was 58,100. Its county seat is Albemarle.

The county was formed in 1841 from the part of Montgomery County west of the Pee Dee River. It was named for John Stanly of New Bern (1774-1834), who served several terms in the North Carolina House of Commons and two terms (1801-1803, 1809-1811) in the United States House of Representatives.

Source: Wikipedia.

Historical Sites in Stanly County

The Freeman-Marks House

The I.W. Snuggs House

Stanly County Genealogy Resources

Stanly County NCGenweb site

Stanly County, NCGenWeb Archives

Stanly County Genealogy Page

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Government

Stanly County, NC Government

Genealogy Resources at the Stanly County Public Libraries

Stanly County Museum

Stanly County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 31
Albemarle, NC 28002-0031

Cities and Towns of Stanly County, NC

Incorporated

* Albemarle
* Badin
* Locust
* New London
* Norwood
* Oakboro
* Richfield
* Stanfield
* Misenheimer
* Red Cross

Unincorporated

* Aquadale
* Big Lick
* Cottonville
* Endy
* Finger
* Frog Pond
* Millingport
* Palestine
* Palmerville
* Plyler
* Porter
* Tuckertown

Census

1850 Federal Census Transcription – Index is in files in the same folder.

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Stanly County

Stanly County Cemetery/Tombstone Transcriptions

Stanly County Cemetery Census

Query Forums

Stanly County, NC Query Forum

Latest North Carolina Genealogy Query posts for Stanly County from the Forum:

North Carolina Genealogy Forum: Forum: Stanly County NC Genealogy Queries – Recent Topics

Lori Gasaway on “John Wesley Brown, Nancy Carpenter”

Researching John Wesley Brown, Nancy Carpenter, married 24 June 1855 Stanly County, NC.

John Wesley Brown parents: Lewis Brown and Jane (last name unknown- possibly McIntire)
Nancy Carpenter Parents: Thomas Carpenter and Elizabeth Broadaway
My contact email: lori.gasaway@comcast.net




Gloria Alexander on “Relatives of Baxter Lee Thomas.”

I am looking for information on the sons or grandchildren of Baxter
Lee Thomas formally of Union County. The sons were: Ben, Blair and
Shelton. I would like to have phone numbers or addresses. Grandpa
Lee was married to my Grandmother Elsie at the time of his death.
You can contact me at gloriah@windstream.net or 704-694-9608.
Thank you for your help. Gloria




Joyce on “Honeycutt, Robbins, Burris, Lowder, Allman/Almond”

Looking for information on my ancestors listed below:
1. George Honeycutt (several spellings) and his wife, Jane Elizabeth Burris or Burroughs. George is the son of Ambrose Honeycutt and Jane Elizabeth is the daugher of Solomon Burris or Burroughs.
2. Nettie Brasilla Honeycutt, granddaughter of the above. Possible daughter of Judith “Judy” middle initial is either S or A. Judith is George and Jane’s daughter.
3. Solomon Franklin Robbins and his wife Sarah Sallie Hinson.
4. Franklin Solomon Robbins, son of the above.

I’m also looking for ancestors of a family member:
1. (William?)Boyden Tyrone Allman or Almond.
2. Flora Elizabeth Lowder, daughter of James A. Lowder and Martha Jennie Honeycutt.

I’m thankful to anyone who can share information regarding these families.


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1 student injured, 1 charged in Albemarle HS shooting – WCNC


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1 student injured, 1 charged in Albemarle HS shooting
WCNC
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — An Albemarle High School student was shot by another student during an argument at the school Tuesday morning, Stanly County authorities said. Albemarle police said a male student was shot twice in the courtyard at the front of …
One shot, two in custody after Stanly County high school shootingWITN
One shot at Stanly County high schoolWRAL.com
15 am (prayer service addition): Student shoots student at Albemarle HighStanly News & Press
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Gay couple becomes first to wed in Stanly County after court ruling – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Gay couple becomes first to wed in Stanly County after court ruling
Stanly News & Press
A woman places a wedding ring on her spouse's finger, next to a Bible that belonged to her partner's mother during Stanly County's first same-sex marriage ceremony Friday at the Magistrate's office. Last week a judge ruled North Carolina's ban on same

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Hillary Clinton, Hagan to rally NC Democrats – WNCN

Hillary Clinton, Hagan to rally NC Democrats
WNCN
The GOP has long listed North Carolina as a top target to help win back the U.S. Senate. High-profile GOP politicians have been campaigning for Tillis, including Texas Gov. Rick Perry and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. The campaign is considered the

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Voters will be asked to amend North Carolina Constitution – Stanly News & Press

Voters will be asked to amend North Carolina Constitution
Stanly News & Press
When North Carolina voters begin casting their ballots as early as today's start of One-Stop voting, there is one referendum almost surely to catch them by surprise. Voters will be asked to amend the state Constitution. At issue is whether to allow

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Stanly County Farm Bureau conducts annual meeting – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County Farm Bureau conducts annual meeting
Stanly News & Press
It was a night of food, music, politics, reports, and door prizes as Stanly County Farm Bureau had its annual meeting last Thursday evening at the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center. More than … 25, bj@stanlnewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.




Board inks naming rights contract – Stanly News & Press

Board inks naming rights contract
Stanly News & Press
The Board of Commissioners Monday finalized the naming rights of the new livestock arena, approving the Stanly County Farm Bureau as the title sponsor for the facility in the exchange of $250,000. The Stanly County Farm Bureau Arena is set to be built


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