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Stanly County Genealogy

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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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1 student injured, 1 charged in Albemarle HS shooting – WCNC


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1 student injured, 1 charged in Albemarle HS shooting
WCNC
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — An Albemarle High School student was shot by another student during an argument at the school Tuesday morning, Stanly County authorities said. Albemarle police said a male student was shot twice in the courtyard at the front of …
One shot, two in custody after Stanly County high school shootingWITN
One shot at Stanly County high schoolWRAL.com
15 am (prayer service addition): Student shoots student at Albemarle HighStanly News & Press
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Stanly County Partnership for Children to host Pre-K planning/advisory meeting – The Weekly Post

Stanly County Partnership for Children to host Pre-K planning/advisory meeting
The Weekly Post
Stanly County Partnership for Children (Smart Start) will host a meeting of the FY2014-15 Stanly County Planning/Advisory Committee for North Carolina Pre-Kindergarten Program (NC Pre-K) on Tuesday, September 16, at 1:30 pm. Partnership Meeting …




Stanly County Register of Deeds warns of scam – Stanly News & Press

Stanly County Register of Deeds warns of scam
Stanly News & Press
The Register of Deeds office is again warning residents that a company is offering fictitious services in exchange for a sizable fee that is otherwise available free of charge. A company dubbed Record Transfer Services of Westlake Village, California




Volunteers share ag ideas with Stanly students – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Volunteers share ag ideas with Stanly students
Stanly News & Press
1 industry in North Carolina. With Stanly County's rural acreage, farming provides economic development opportunities for the region. “Not a lot of industries in North Carolina are growing at the rate that agriculture is,” Ivey said. Students from




Gay couple becomes first to wed in Stanly County after court ruling – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Gay couple becomes first to wed in Stanly County after court ruling
Stanly News & Press
A woman places a wedding ring on her spouse's finger, next to a Bible that belonged to her partner's mother during Stanly County's first same-sex marriage ceremony Friday at the Magistrate's office. Last week a judge ruled North Carolina's ban on same

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Confederate soldier listed as buried in two places – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Confederate soldier listed as buried in two places
Stanly News & Press
If the tombstones were accurate, the remains of a Confederate soldier who hailed from Stanly County rest in a church cemetery in Norwood as well as a grave outside an infamous prison camp in Elmira, New York. But only one of the headstones is accurate.


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