When Charles Buford Jr. was born on 18 November 1837, in Scott, Kentucky, United States, his father, Charles Buford Sr., was 40 and his mother, Lucy Ann Duke, was 23. He married Mary Postelwaite in 1860, in Georgetown, Scott, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 7 June 1870, in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island Township, Rock Island, Illinois, United States.
Altered form of French Beaufort or of its English altered form Beauford . Compare Bufford .
History: American bearers of this name are mostly descended from Richard Beaufort or Beauford, who came from England to Lancaster County, VA, in 1635. He was born in England as a son of a French Huguenot immigrant John Beaufort and is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors (as Richard Beauford or Beaufort or Buford). See also Beaufort .