Place:Dallas, Missouri, United States

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Dallas County is a county located in Southwest Missouri in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,777. Its county seat is Buffalo. The county was organized in 1841 and named for George M. Dallas, who served as Vice President under James K. Polk.

Dallas County is part of the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1841 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1883 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 3,648
1860 5,892
1870 8,383
1880 9,263
1890 12,647
1900 13,903
1910 13,181
1920 12,033
1930 10,541
1940 11,523
1950 10,392
1960 9,314
1970 10,054
1980 12,096
1990 12,646

Research Tips

External links

www.rootsweb.com/~modallas/

There is a Goodspeed's local history for this county, written in 1889, available free and searchable at: [1]

Searchable death certificates, with images, for deaths between 1910 and 1957, are available free online at [2] Searchable birth and death records for pre-1910 births/stillbirths/deaths are available free online at [3] Both of the above databases are from the Missouri State Archives.

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