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Carter Glen Stanley
Birth: Aug. 27, 1925
McClure
Dickenson County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 1966
Bristol
Bristol City
Virginia, USA

Acclaimed Bluegrass Musician. Along with his brother Ralph, made up the well-known bluegrass group the Stanley Brothers. From 1949 to 1952, the brothers recorded for Columbia Records. In the 1950s to mid 1960s, the Stanley Brothers played at concerts all over the country and even overseas. (bio by: Heather from VA) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Fitzhugh Lee Stanley (1888 - 1964)
  Lucy Jane Smith Stanley (1886 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby Rakes Eubank (1916 - 1992)**
  Carter Glen Stanley (1925 - 1966)
  Ralph E. Stanley (1927 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling

Cause of death: Alcoholism
 
Burial:
Hills of Home Cemetery
McClure
Dickenson County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Heather from VA
Record added: Mar 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7279831
Carter Glen Stanley
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Carter Glen Stanley
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Carter Glen Stanley
Added by: Helen Collins
 
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