Treasurer History

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The first Texas Legislature enacted a bill on March 30, 1846, creating Dallas County. According to archival records, the following persons have served as Dallas County Treasurer.

Dallas County Treasurers Term Served
Pauline Medrano 2015
Joe Wells 2007-2014
Lisa Hembry 2003-2006
Bill Melton 1977-2002
Warren G. Harding 1951-1977
Lester Manning 1949-1950
Tom Goforth 1941-1948
J. R. McFarland 1934-1940
Amanda Rankin 1929-1933
Ed Russell 1925-1928
S. S. Fitzhugh 1921-1924
Blanche Elliott 1919-1920
B. M. Bond 1913-1919
H. L. Erwin 1908-1912
K. Hall 1901-1908
Ed Prather 1896-1900
W. N. Coe 1890-1896
Henry H. Smith 1884-1890
J. T. Downes 1883-1884
J.M. Berryman 1878-1882
M. V. Cole 1873-1878
Henry Ball 1870-1872
A. J. Gauffe 1868-1869
James Sheppard 1866-1868
James P. Thomas 1862-1866
Ed W. Hunt 1858-1862
Robert J. West 1855-1858
A. D. Rice 1852-1854
J. B. McPherson 1852
Wesley Morgan 1851
Perry Dokan 1851
William M. Lenard 1849-1851
Charles G. Newton 1847-1849
James B. Bryan 1846-1847

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