B.F. Gofford

Benjamin F. Gafford

Full Name: Benjamin F. "Ben" Gafford
Date of birth: July 1, 1871
Date of death: June 25, 1944

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 35 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson

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House District 35
Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909
Legislatures: 30th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Sherman / Grayson
Counties in district: Grayson
House District 35
Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907
Legislatures: 29th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Sherman / Grayson
Counties in district: Grayson

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Benjamin F. Gafford, birth date 7/1/1871 in Augusta, Georgia; death date 6/25/1944 in Sherman, Grayson County, Texas; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Ben F. Gafford (1871-1944), burial in West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, Grayson County with spouse Emma Ruth Gafford. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Ben F. Gafford, 6/29/1944, p. 5. Whitewright Sun.


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Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
Municipal Corporations  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
29th R.S. - 1905
Contingent Expenses  
Municipal Corporations  
Pan-American Trade Relations and Projected Trades College, Special  

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