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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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News related to Stanly County, NC

“stanly county” nc – Google News

Group seeks changes at Stanly County Schools – Stanly News & Press

Group seeks changes at Stanly County Schools
Stanly News & Press
Lori Ivey, kneeling bottom left, writes down the brainstorming results of what a group considers to be critical issues with the decline of Stanly County Schools, namely those in the city. The group met in an impromptu meeting Tuesday night at First




Albertson takes the lead at SCPC – The Weekly Post

Albertson takes the lead at SCPC
The Weekly Post
Through Smart Start funding, SCPC provides programs and services to help prepare children in Stanly County to enter kindergarten. Smart Start is led by the North Carolina Partnership for Children and 77 local partnerships working in all 100 counties in




Bishop of Charlotte to preside at memorial Mass for priest accused of abuse – myfox8.com


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Bishop of Charlotte to preside at memorial Mass for priest accused of abuse
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KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte will preside at a memorial Mass in Kernersville for the Rev. Joseph Kelleher, a priest who served in the Triad for a number of years and who was accused of child sex abuse in 2010

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Stanly County has extensive history of textile, Legion, school baseball – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County has extensive history of textile, Legion, school baseball
Stanly News & Press
Entitled “Textile and Town Teams,” he said Stanly County owes its extensive baseball culture to the textile mills of the early 1900s. During that time the South saw a boom in the textile industry. While in 1860 there were only 39 cotton mills in North




Wrong-way driver dies after crash near New London – Stanly News & Press

Wrong-way driver dies after crash near New London
Stanly News & Press
Just minutes before the crash a Stanly County deputy sheriff observed Hatley drive through a red light at U.S. 52 and N.C. Highway 740, according to trooper A.C. McLester. Before the deputy caught up with Hatley the pileup had already occurred.




Bishop to preside at memorial Mass for priest accused of abuse – Greensboro News & Record

Bishop to preside at memorial Mass for priest accused of abuse
Greensboro News & Record
The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte will preside at a memorial Mass in Kernersville for the Rev. Joseph Kelleher, a priest who served in the Triad for several years and who was accused of child sex abuse in 2010 for an alleged incident more


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