Married Lucy J. Taylor on 11/20/1828. She died in 1835. G.W. Munford again married on 11/29/1838 to Elizabeth T. Ellis. They had 11 children. The son of William Munford and Sarah Radford Munford. He served as the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia during the Civil War, reporting directly to Governor John Letcher, who delegated the responsibility of furnishing the Virginia state flag for military units to Munford. Some of Munford's duties included the co-signing and imprinting the Virginia State Seal to government documents such as the Proclamation of Secession, dated June 14th, 1861.