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Justice , Supreme Court

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


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


Common Schools; Law Office, Tallahassee


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.


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


Spouse Mary Hollingsworth, January 27, 1926.