Captain Paschal Buford was lived from 1791 to 1875. He was the son of Henry and Mildred Blackburn Buford. He married Frances Ann Otey on October 31,1820.
Paschal Buford was a farmer and a horse breeder. Regarding his military career, he served as an officer in the War of 1812. During the Civil War, he supported the south and invited General Robert E. Lee's wife and daughter to spend the summer of 1863 at his home.
He died at "Locust Level", Bufordsville, Bedford County, Virginia, July 23, 1875.
Excerpted from History and Genealogy of the Buford Family In America With Records of a Number of Allied Families