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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

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Stanly projects stall – Stanly News & Press

Stanly projects stall
Stanly News & Press
Thursday, July 17, 2014 — Barring any major changes in the next couple of months it is unlikely that any highway projects in Stanly County will receive funding from the N.C. Department of Transportation next year. At a public comment session in




25 face prescription drug charges after 15-month sting – Stanly News & Press

25 face prescription drug charges after 15-month sting
Stanly News & Press
The Sheriff's Office, members of the Stanly County Drug Task force, N.C. State Bureau of Investigation, Albemarle Police Department and investigators from surrounding county's participated in this 15-month prescription investigation. Burris said

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Reward may spark info – Stanly News & Press

Reward may spark info
Stanly News & Press
Stanly County Crimestoppers has offered a reward up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for Burleson's death. On Thursday, Burris appealed to the governor for more reward money as a way to …




Sheriff: Teen killed in apparent murder-suicide in Stanly Co. – WSOC Charlotte

Sheriff: Teen killed in apparent murder-suicide in Stanly Co.
WSOC Charlotte
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. —. Stanly County authorities said they are investigating after an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday morning. Officials said Amanda Christine Hill, 16, was shot and killed, and that Kristapher Michael Schmidt, 26, died from what …
Stanly Sheriff: Man, 27, kills girlfriend, 16, then selfStanly News & Press
Teen girl, man found dead in Stanly Co outbuilding after apparent murder-suicideWNCN
Stanly Co. Sheriff investigating death of coupleWCNC

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Man kills girlfriend, self – Stanly News & Press

Man kills girlfriend, self
Stanly News & Press
The couple, each living with their mother, lived across the street from one another along N.C. Highway 73 between Hatley Farm and Austin roads. It was in what Burris described as a “man cave” outside of the Schmidt's and Cook's duplex where the fatal …




Burr donates $5K to candidate – Stanly News & Press

Burr donates $5K to candidate
Stanly News & Press
University of North Carolina at Charlotte political science professor Eric Heberlig said Burr's contribution to George Burris does not necessarily indicate anything improper about their possible relationship, “but it does create an appearance of a


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