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Newspaper Abstracts

1850 - 1858

Used with permission of Julie Hampton Ganis

From Surrounding area newspapers about Stanly County.

Tuesday, January 8, 1850, Fayetteville Observer (Fayetteville, N.C.)
-Married: In Stanly county by Dr. H. D. KENDALL at the residence of Col. David KENDALL on the 4th, Elems KENDALL of Mississippi to Miss Lidia HOWELL, all of Stanly county.

Saturday, May 27, 1854 THE PEE DEE STAR (Wadesborough, Anson Co, NC)
-Died: In this town, on Saturday morning last, Mr. Adam SPRINGER, formerly of Stanly county.

Saturday, July 8, 1854 THE PEE DEE STAR (Wadesborough, Anson Co, NC)
-We learn that on Monday last, Parham KIRK, Sr., of Stanly county, met with an accident which caused his death. He was riding upon a load of lumber when the jolting of the wagon throwing him off his balance, he fell to the ground and the wheels passing over his body caused his death in a short time. He was an aged and respectable citizen, and held the office of sheriff many years ago.


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