The past is the present for future generations who do not know their history

Known burials in Stanley Cemetery…

associated with the 1840s antebellum home in one of our previous article numbers only eighteen. Those were the marked graves. Any unmarked graves were lost to history. The following graphic shows the known burials. Maria L Stanly was born in Virginia and the wife of Joseph Hopkins Stanly who was born in North Carolina.

Stanley Cemetery Colbert County Alabama

2 responses

  1. Jackie Stone

    I took a lot of pictures of the old cemetary and home when I live in Muscle Shoals. Do you know if the house is still standing? I also have pictures of a few of those that are buried in the cemetary if you are interested? What is your connection to the Stanleys?

    August 3, 2011 at 11:26 pm

  2. Pictures are always welcome; they are the highest form of history.

    September 22, 2013 at 7:48 pm

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