Stokes County, North Carolina
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The county was formed in 1789 from Surry County. It was named for John Stokes, an American Revolutionary War captain.
After the war, Captain Stokes was appointed a judge of the United States district court for North Carolina.

The County seat is Danbury.

The Sauratown Mountains cut through Stokes County which is otherwise gently rolling piedmont hills.

Towns, Villages and Census-Designated Places
Danbury * King * Walnut Cove * Tobaccoville Germanton * Pinnacle *

Unincorporated Communities
Aarons Corner * Asbury * Boyles Chapel * Brook Cove * Brown Mountain * Campbell * Capella * Ceramic * Chestnut Grove * Collinstown * Dalton * Delta * Dillard * Dodgetown * Flat Rock * Flat Shoals * Francisco * Gap * Hartman * Lawsonville * Meadows * Moores Springs * Mountain View * Mount Olive * Neatman * Oak Ridge * Pine Hall * Poplar Springs * Prestonville * Quaker Gap * Rosebud * Sandy Ridge * Volunteer * Westfield

Stokes County Online Data

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Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates
March 2018
Newspaper Gleanings -
Fires, Accidents, Train Wrecks & other Calamities: Tobacco Factory Burned


December 2016: Obits: Georgia Dalton; Sandra Dalton; Alma Smith - all submitted by Louis Dolton

October 2015: County Officers 1897, Danbury Directory 1897
April 2015: Obit: Rev Charles Duncan - submitted by Teresa Haines Rigney




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Surrounding Counties:

Patrick County, Virginia

Henry County, Virginia

Rockingham County

Forsyth County

Surry County

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