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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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3 arrested in Stanly County meth bust – WCNC


Charlotte Observer
3 arrested in Stanly County meth bust
WCNC
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — The Stanly County Sheriff's Office arrested three people Thursday after a narcotics investigation at a home. Tara Morton Poplin, 39, Gregory Allen Sanders, 38, and Bethany Leigh Horne, 29, were arrested after authorities said
Stanly County meth bust nets 3 arrestsCharlotte Observer
Authorities arrest 3 in connection with Stanly Co. meth labWSOC Charlotte

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Drug investigation leads to meth lab bust in Stanly Co – WBTV

Drug investigation leads to meth lab bust in Stanly Co
WBTV
Three people were charged after police found a meth lab during a drug investigation in Stanly County. Tara Morton … The North Carolina SBI, Albemarle Police Department and the Rowan County Sheriff's Office assisted in the drug investigation. Poplin

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Republicans victorious in November 4 election – The Weekly Post

Republicans victorious in November 4 election
The Weekly Post
Several races were tight, such as the race for Stanly County Sherriff, in which Republican George T. Burris received 50.68 percent of votes over Sheriff Rick Burris, who received 49.32 percent. The N.C. State Senate race for District 25 was also close.

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GOP chooses Cleveland County representative as next speaker of NC House – Winston-Salem Journal


Rocky Mount Telegram
GOP chooses Cleveland County representative as next speaker of NC House
Winston-Salem Journal
"I am committed to improving North Carolina through greater economic opportunity, less burdensome regulations and a new vision for educating and equipping our students," Moore said in a news release. "We cannot forget the great responsibility that the …
GOP majority in state House to select next speaker SaturdayGreensboro News & Record

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GOP chooses Cleveland County representatiive as next speaker of NC House – Winston-Salem Journal

GOP chooses Cleveland County representatiive as next speaker of NC House
Winston-Salem Journal
“I congratulate Speaker-Designee Tim Moore and the other newly selected House leaders for receiving a vote of confidence and support from their colleagues and look forward to working closely together to continue making North Carolina a better place to …




McInnis ousts McLaurin for NC Senate – Stanly News & Press


WFAE
McInnis ousts McLaurin for NC Senate
Stanly News & Press
McLaurin, the former mayor of Rockingham from 1997-2012, defeated Stanly County Commissioner and then Republican candidate Gene McIntyre in the 2012 election for N.C. Senate. McInnis, an auctioneer and the senior vice president and CEO of Iron …
Hudson reelected; McLaurin loses to challenger McInnisLaurinburg Exchange

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