|Birthplace:||Newport, Rhode Island|
|Death:||Died in Newport, Rhode Island|
Son of Peleg Sanford, 10th Colonial Governor of Rhode Island and Mary Sanford
|Managed by:||Martin Severin Eriksen|
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About William Sanford
WIlliam Graduated from Harvard in 1711 at the head of his class. He inherited his father's estate after the death of Peleg Jr.
William Sanford was graduated at Harvard College in the class of 1711, and being the son of a governor, and grandson of two governors, his name was placed, according to the custom of the time, at the head of his class. He died April 24, 1721, in the thirty-first year of his age. ______