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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 County manhunt suspect in custody – WCNC


WCNC
Stanly County manhunt suspect in custody
WCNC
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — The man at the center of a manhunt Saturday in Stanly County has been apprehended. Stanly County Sheriff George Burris tells us Chris Snuggs is in police custody. Snuggs was behind a nearly 4 hour manhunt in the Red Cross …
Sheriff: Man wielding gun on ATV sparks Stanly County manhuntWSOC Charlotte
Six-hour manhunt leads to capture of suspectStanly News & Press

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WWII veterans gather 70 years after war – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
WWII veterans gather 70 years after war
Stanly News & Press
Stanly County's seniors will soon be marching across the stage at the Agri-Civic Center, dreaming of careers and colleges. Seventy years ago, Stanly … her at (704) 982-2121 ext. 24, shannon@stanlynewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.​ …




Lesson given to elementary school classroom called racist, degrading – Atlanta Journal Constitution


Atlanta Journal Constitution
Lesson given to elementary school classroom called racist, degrading
Atlanta Journal Constitution
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — A viewer contacted Channel 9 about pictures given to a Stanly County elementary school classroom that the viewer called racist and degrading. Richfield Elementary School officials said, for now, it is not going to stop using

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Concord Post 51 Seniors fall to Stanly Co. for fifth consecutive loss – Independent Tribune

Concord Post 51 Seniors fall to Stanly Co. for fifth consecutive loss
Independent Tribune
CONCORD, N.C. – Suffering its fifth consecutive defeat, Concord Post 51 Seniors coach Jaymie Russ spent close to 30 minutes huddled around his players on the baseball diamond at Central Cabarrus High School Thursday night. “I told them the sun is …




Remembering men, women who ‘gave all’ – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Remembering men, women who 'gave all'
Stanly News & Press
Melvin Pope, whose father, Lloyd Daniel Pope, was killed in France during World War II, placed a wreath at the VFW memorial to honor those from Stanly County who have died. … 25, bj@stanlnewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002.




Stanly men take roles in NC Federation of College Republicans – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Stanly men take roles in NC Federation of College Republicans
Stanly News & Press
Stanly County has some up-and-coming political movers and shakers on the scene. An enthusiasm for local politics has led two North Stanly graduates to hold leadership roles in the NC Federation of College Republicans. Zach Almond developed an interest …


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