Thomas Buford

Male21 May 1682–before 7 July 1761

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Buford was christened on 21 May 1682, in Christ Church, Middlesex, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Beauford Sr, was 19 and his mother, Mary Warren, was 18. He married Elizabeth in 1704, in Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died before 7 July 1761, in Virginia, British Colonial America, and was buried in Virginia, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Buford
Marriage: 1704
Agatha Buford
Sarah Buford
John Buford
Elizabeth Buford
Mary Buford
Anne Buford

Sources (32)

  • Find A Grave Index" [undocumented; burial unknown]
  • Thomas Buford in entry for Aggatha Buford, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Henry and Mary Bewford's 5 Apr 1708 gift to his "brother" Thomas Bewford, in Middlesex, Virginia's Deed Book (1703-1720), page 179

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1704Lancaster, Virginia, British Colonial America
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (3)

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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