John Henry Burford, American lawyer. member Oklahoma State Senate, 1913-1917; member Burford, Miley, Hoffman & Burford.
Burford, John Henry was born on February 29, 1852 in in Parke Company, Indiana, United States. Son of James and Sarah Ann (Reddish) Burford.
Educated Waveland Collegiate Institute, 1870-1872. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1874.
Prospective attorney 22d Circuit, Indiana, 1880. Appointed register United States Land Office, Oklahoma City, 1890. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Oklahoma Ty., 1892-1896, chief justice, 1898-1907.
Member Oklahoma State Senate, 1913-1917. Republican nominee for United States Senator, 1914. Then senior member Burford, Miley, Hoffman & Burford.
Home: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Member Oklahoma State Senate, 1913-1917. Member Burford, Miley, Hoffman & Burford.