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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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Stanly County continues annual trend of unemployment for first quarter – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County continues annual trend of unemployment for first quarter
Stanly News & Press
Unemployment went from 4.7 percent in December to 5.4 in January in Stanly County, according to data released by the North Carolina Department of Commerce's Labor and Economic Analysis Division. Since such figures were kept in 1976, unemployment …




Stanly County Humane Society is a Finalist for proceeds from sales of Sun Dog … – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Stanly County Humane Society is a Finalist for proceeds from sales of Sun Dog
Stanly News & Press
Southern Grace Distilleries of Concord NC is sponsoring a contest to pick a North Carolina animal shelter to receive $1 for every bottle of their award-winning Sun Dog 130 Moonshine sold in North Carolina in 2015. Stanly County Humane Society was …




Trailer manufacturer to bring 20 jobs to Stanly County – Charlotte Business Journal (blog)


Charlotte Business Journal (blog)
Trailer manufacturer to bring 20 jobs to Stanly County
Charlotte Business Journal (blog)
A North Carolina utility-trailer maker is spending about $1 million to buy a factory in Albemarle and bring 20 new jobs to town. Kraftsman Inc. of Ramseur needs the former Palm Harbor Homes plant to accommodate the company's growth, Paul Kaufman, …




Sheriff: Couple charged in large scale prescription fraud scheme – Salisbury Post


WSOC Charlotte
Sheriff: Couple charged in large scale prescription fraud scheme
Salisbury Post
At the time of the stop, the Roys were already under investigation by numerous law enforcement agencies in the Piedmont area of North Carolina, which include the Rowan County Sheriff's Office, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Stanly County …
Married couple charged with drug trafficking near elementary schoolWBTV
Couple arrested for making fake prescriptions, authorities sayWSOC Charlotte

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Butterflies provide symbol of child abuse awareness – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Butterflies provide symbol of child abuse awareness
Stanly News & Press
“Mostly the promise of transformation.” April marks Child Abuse Awareness Month and the release honored the 215 victims of child abuse who came through Stanly County DSS in 2014, Schrenker said. According to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina, about …




Stanly County Schools presents budget to Board of Comissioners – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County Schools presents budget to Board of Comissioners
Stanly News & Press
If county commissioners are sincere about supporting proposed academic changes within Stanly County Schools, they will have to pay substantially more than last year. …. 28, ritchie@stanlynewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.​ …


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