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Dallas County

Politicians who were born in Dallas County

  Dallas County (no city given): Earle Cabell, 1906
  Carrollton: Tommy Joe Vandergriff, 1926
  Coppell: Bennett Ratliff, 1961
  Dallas, year not specified: Steven D. Wolens — Dean Ueckert
  Dallas, 1800-1899: W. M. Holland, 1875 — J. B. Adoue, Jr., 1884 — Sawnie R. Aldredge, 1890 — Frank W. Wozencraft, 1892 — Tom C. Clark, 1899
  Dallas, 1900-1999: Clinton D. McKinnon, 1906 — C. E. Kennemer, Jr., 1908 — Walter Erwin, 1908 — George Edwards, 1914 — Bruce Alger, 1918 — Eugene M. Locke, 1918 — William M. Steger, 1920 — Harold Lowell Runnels, 1924 — Gwen Barnett, 1925 — Barefoot Sanders, 1925 — Ramsey Clark, 1927 — Robert Madden Hill, 1928 — Robert Ellis Johnson, 1929 — Finis E. Cowan, 1929 — Lucy Phelps Patterson, c.1932 — Robert B. Maloney, 1933 — Robert B. Oakley, 1934 — Bobby Seale, 1936 — Maynard H. Jackson, 1938 — Ralph Wilson Nimmons, Jr., 1938 — Tom Haywood, 1939 — Steven D. Wolens — Michael Huffington, 1947 — Richard A. Schell, 1950 — Marcia A. Crone, 1952 — Michael T. McCaul, 1962 — Dean Ueckert — Brandon R. Sanders, 1968 — Nicholas Nix, 1978
  Grand Prairie: J. Walter Elder, 1882
  Seagoville: James Lawrence Fly, 1898
   See also Texas birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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