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  • James David Wilson (1913 - 1996)
  • Barbara "Maxine" Torian (1937 - 2020)
    Barbara Maxine Payne Torian, 82, passed away peacefully in a Dallas hospital Monday, June 8, 2020. Maxine was the oldest of three siblings and has several nieces, nephews and great-nieces/nephews. She...
  • Luke Wilson
    Luke Cunningham Wilson (born September 21, 1971) is an American actor known for his roles in films such as Idiocracy, My Super Ex-Girlfriend, The Ridiculous 6, Old School, Bottle Rocket, The Royal Tene...
  • Owen Wilson
    Owen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an American actor and screenwriter. The self-proclaimed troublemaker was born in Dallas to Irish-American parents originally from Massachusetts.Hiss m...
  • Sula Belle McKinnon (1916 - 1996)

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dallas County, Texas.

City of Dallas Official Website

County of Dallas Official Website

The county was founded in 1846 and was possibly named for George Mifflin Dallas, the 11th Vice President of the United States under U.S. President James K. Polk.

Adjacent Counties


  • Balch Springs
  • Carrollton (part)
  • Cedar Hill (part)
  • Cockrell Hill
  • Combine (part)
  • Coppell (part)
  • Dallas (part)
  • DeSoto
  • Duncanville
  • Farmer's Branch
  • Ferris (part)
  • Garland (part)
  • Glenn Heights (part)
  • Grand Prairie (part)
  • Grapevine (part)
  • Hutchins
  • Irving
  • Lancaster
  • Lewisville (part)
  • Mesquite (part)
  • Ovilla (part)
  • Richardson (part)
  • Rowlett (part)
  • Sachse (part)
  • Seagoville (part)
  • University Park
  • Wilmer
  • Wylie (part)

Other Towns & Communities: Addison, Alpha, Buckingham, Cedar Springs, Duck Creek, East Dallas, Embree, Fruitdale, Hatterville, Highland Park, Hord's Ridge, Kleburg, La Reunion, Letot, Liberty Grove, Little Egypt, Long Creek, Meaders, New Hope, Noel Junction, Oak Cliff, Penn Springs, Pleasant Grove, Preston Hollow, Renner, Rylie, Sand Branch, Scyene, Sunnyvale, Trinity Mills and Tripp



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

The Sixth Floor Museum & JFK Memorial

Pioneer Plaza Cattle Drive

Reunion Tower

Genealogical Society

Genealogy Trails

Dallas County Cemeteries