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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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Dive teams to search for missing autistic Stanly County teen – WSOC Charlotte


WSOC Charlotte
Dive teams to search for missing autistic Stanly County teen
WSOC Charlotte
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. —. Stanly County Sheriff's Office investigators called in dive teams from Charlotte to help them search the Peedee River Monday for 18-year-old Jaquarious Kendall. It's been nearly a month since Rhonda Wiggins last saw her teenage …




Hundreds of upset parents gather over Stanly County Schools’ redistricting plan – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Hundreds of upset parents gather over Stanly County Schools' redistricting plan
Stanly News & Press
Angry parents opposed to calls for consolidation and redistricting pack the Stanly County Board of Education meeting Tuesday night. Hundreds filled the room to standing room capacity, prompting the attention of extra police officers and fire marshal.




Oakboro Police capture SunTrust robbery suspect – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Oakboro Police capture SunTrust robbery suspect
Stanly News & Press
He is in the Stanly County Jail under a $250,000 bond, with a March 20 court date. Police took to social media Tuesday afternoon for help … News & Press. Contact him at (704) 982-2121 ext. 25, bj@stanlnewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.
Arrest in Oakboro bank robberyThe Weekly Post

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Man robs SunTrust in Oakboro – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Man robs SunTrust in Oakboro
Stanly News & Press
Anyone with information about Tuesday's robbery in Oakboro is asked to call Stanly County Communications at (704) 986-3700. Ritchie Starnes is news … him at (704) 982-2121 ext. 28, ritchie@stanlynewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.​ …




Stanly County Schools closed Wednesday due to weather – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County Schools closed Wednesday due to weather
Stanly News & Press
Stanly County Schools has cancelled classes for Wednesday, Feb. 18, which also means that after-school activities have been postponed, including the opening round of both the Rocky River Conference and Yadkin Valley Conference West basketball …

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Stanly County school board considers consolidation, redistricting of schools – The Weekly Post


The Weekly Post
Stanly County school board considers consolidation, redistricting of schools
The Weekly Post
The Stanly County Board of Education is considering plans for school consolidation and redistricting. The recently proposed plans, recommending closures of East Albemarle, Norwood and Oakboro Elementary Schools, have raised heated debate throughout …

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