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Rivers Henderson BUFORD

Rivers Henderson BUFORD, Justice, Supreme Court. Member of F. and Master of Arts; Shriners; Woodmen of the World.

Background

  • BUFORD, Rivers Henderson was born on January 18, 1878 in Pulaski, Tennessee. Son of Albert and Mattie Bowling (Rivers) Buford.

  • Education

    • Common Schools; Law Office, Tallahassee

    Career

    • Legislature of Florida from Calhoun Company. Florida, 1901-1909; Prosecuting Attorney, Gadsden Company, Florida, 1909-1911. States Attorney, Marranna, Florida, Circuit, 1912-1921.

      Attorney General of Florida, 1921-1925. Justice of Supreme Court of Florida, 1925-1933.

    Membership

    • Member of F. and Master of Arts. Shriners; Woodmen of the World.

    Connections

    • Spouse Mary Hollingsworth, January 27, 1926.
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