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William Sanford

Birthdate: (31)
Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island
Death: April 24, 1721 (27-35)
Newport, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Son of Peleg Sanford, 10th Colonial Governor of Rhode Island and Mary Sanford
Husband of Griselda Sanford
Father of Mary Oliver and Margaret Hutchinson
Brother of Bridget Almy; Ann Mason; Elizabeth Ann Noyes; Peleg Sanford, Jr.; son Sanford and 1 other

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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. ______

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William Sanford's Timeline

Newport, Rhode Island
December 19, 1714
Age 24
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
June 10, 1716
Age 26
Boston, Suffolk County, Province of Massachusetts
April 24, 1721
Age 31
Newport, Rhode Island