Rivers Henderson Buford Edit Profile
Public schools and in law office of Frederick T. Myers, of Tallahassee, Florida, married Mary C. Munroe, September 14, 1904 (died September 13, 1924).
Admitted to Florida bar, 1900, and practiced in Wewahitchka, later at Qunicy and Marianna. Member Florida House of Representatives, 1901. Prosecuting attorney Gadsden County, 1909-1911.
State’s attorney Marianna Judicial Circuit, 1912-1921. Attorney general of Florida, term January 4, 1921-January 1925. Reelected attorney general, term January 1925-1929.
Resigned December 4, 1925, and same day appointed justice of Supreme Court of Florida. Elected same office for term, 1927-1933, chief justice, March 1931-January 1933. Designated chief justice for term January 1943-January 1945.
Justice Supreme Court, from 1925.
Mason (Shriner), Woodman, Elk.
Married second, Mary Hollingsworth, January 27, 1926.