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Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce families ancestral charts and papers

Identifier: AC-717

Scope and Contents

This collection contains genealogical papers for the Stanbery/Stanberry - Younce families of Watauga County, North Carolina. The surname is seen in several variations throughout the family. A narrative description of the Thomas Marion and Nancy Younce Stanberry family is included in the first folder along with the donor's original table of contents of the collection. Some ancestral charts have photocopied pictures.


  • 2001-2002


All materials in this collection are in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions.

Biographical Note

The Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce families were part of the Beech Creek and Meat Camp communities since the early 1800's. The Thomas Marion Stanbery family saw 10 of 15 children grow to adulthood, thus, many Stanbery relations are listed within this collection. A more complete history of the Stanberry/Younce families is included in the first folder of this collection.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 half-sized manuscript box)


The Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce Families Ancestral Charts and Papers consist of ancestral charts of families' genealogies from Watauga County, North Carolina, prepared circa 2002 by Anita Stanberry St. Lawrence and other family members.


This collection remains in its original order according to the donor's table of contents in Folder 1.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was donated by Anita Stanbery St. Lawrence in 2002 and accessioned as AC.2002.004.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Anita Elliott, December 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
AC.717: Stanbery/Stanberry-Younce Families Ancestral Charts and Papers, 2001-2002
Processed by Anita Elliott
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Repository Details

Part of the Appalachian State University Special Collections Repository

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