Buford Earl McGhee

21 August 1911–16 September 1995 (Age 84)
Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life of Buford Earl

When Buford Earl McGhee was born on 21 August 1911, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Luther McGhee Sr., was 20 and his mother, Esther C. Young, was 16. He married Pamphylia Turena Thomas in 1934, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Mingo, West Virginia, United States in 1935 and Chamblissburg District, Bedford, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 16 September 1995, in Bedford, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Moneta, Bedford, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Buford Earl McGhee
1911–1995
Pamphylia Turena Thomas
1916–1972
Marriage: 1934
Bridget Ann McGhee
1935–2015
McGhee
1937–1937
Mcghee
1938–1938
Oscar Harold Mcghee
1941–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1934
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

    Bridget Ann McGhee

    Female1935–2015Female

    McGhee

    Female1937–1937Female

    Mcghee

    Female1938–1938Female

    Oscar Harold Mcghee

    Male1941–2013Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1911–1995Male

    Mary Velma McGhee

    Female1913–Female

    Morris D. McGhee

    Male1916–1955Male

    Ralph Douglas McGhee

    Male1917–2002Male

    Fern Mcghee

    Female1918–2006Female

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 6

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of McGee .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Buford McGhee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Buford E Mcghee in household of Charles Mcghee, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Buford F Mcghee in household of Charles L Mcghee, "United States Census, 1930"

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