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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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News related to Stanly County, NC

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Person drowns in Stanly County – Stanly News & Press

Person drowns in Stanly County
Stanly News & Press
Stanly County Sheriff George T. Burris said out of respect for the family, he is not releasing any details yet. Investigators are still processing the scene, … Contact him at (704) 982-2121 ext. 25, bj@stanlnewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC

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Boy, 3, goes missing, drowns in pool – Stanly News & Press


WSOC Charlotte
Boy, 3, goes missing, drowns in pool
Stanly News & Press
At 1:51 p.m. the Stanly County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call on Blakely Road about a missing child. The boy had been missing for about … Contact him at (704) 982-2121 ext. 28, ritchie@stanlynewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002
3-year-old boy drowns in family's pool, officials sayWSOC Charlotte

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Sheriff Burris’ spending irks Stanly County manager – Stanly News & Press

Sheriff Burris' spending irks Stanly County manager
Stanly News & Press
We also expect all departments, including the sheriff's department, to follow Stanly County's purchasing policy.” The latest flap stems from Burris … Contact him at (704) 982-2121 ext. 28, ritchie@stanlynewspress.com or PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC




County Board wants all to get along – Stanly News & Press

County Board wants all to get along
Stanly News & Press
“Sheriff Burris, it seems to me that you are a shopaholic and you are using Stanly County tax dollars to feed your addiction,” Asciutto said. However … After the meeting, Lowder said when she was speaking about her concerns about Burris that N.C. Rep.




3 children removed from home after meth lab discovered – WCNC


WCNC
3 children removed from home after meth lab discovered
WCNC
STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — Two people in custody on drug charges suspected of running a Meth lab in Stanly County. It happened around 2:30 this morning.on Bethlehem Church road which is in southern Stanly County. The Stanly County Sheriff's Office says …
Two face charges after Stanly County Sheriff's Deputies find meth labStanly News & Press

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Gray Stone soccer coach steps down, remains as school’s athletic director – Stanly News & Press


Stanly News & Press
Gray Stone soccer coach steps down, remains as school's athletic director
Stanly News & Press
He has been one of the driving forces on and off the field to help develop the athletic programs of a charter school in Stanly County that have developed into one of the top 1A programs in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. Jeff


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