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David Allen Dalton, American judge. Bar: Missouri 1967. Named one of Outstanding Young Men America, 1976; recipient Appreciation Certified award, University Missouri, 1974, Community Leaders and Noteworthy Americans award, 1976-1977.


Dalton, David Allen was born on April 21, 1939 in St. Charles, Missouri, United States. Son of Warren R. and Evelyn (Chauncey) Dalton.


Bachelor, Southeast Missouri State University, 1964. Juris Doctor, St. Louis University, 1967.


Partner Dalton and Zollmann, St. Charles, Missouri, 1967—1973. Assistant prosecuting attorney County St. Charles, 1969—1970, prosecuting attorney, 1970—1974, judge probate division, 1975—1978. Judge Circuit Court, since 1979.

Presiding judge, since 1983. Teacher seminars in field.


Trustee Faith Methodist Church, St. Charles, 1967. District vice chairman Boy Scouts America, 1972—1976. Coach St. Charles Junior League Baseball Assn, 1974.

Board directors Youth In Need, St. Charles, 1974—1975. Member of American Bar Association, St. Charles Junior Chamber of Commerce (1st vice president 1968-1974), Missouri Association Probate and Magistrate Judges, Missouri Council Juvenile Court Judges, St. Charles County Bar Association (secretary), Missouri Bar Association, Pi Kappa Alpha.


Married Linda Obermeier, January 25, 1986. Children: David Allen, Stafanie Rea, Leslie Michele.