Don't know exactly what you are looking for but Alabama Marriage Records have a George J. Sanford md Basha l. Sparks 12/15/1875 Fayette Co. It wouldn't be hard for a J and I to look a lot alike back then.
1860 Alabama/Fayette Co/Eastern Div George W. Sanford 5? Ga Farmer Elender 43 Ga John W. 18 Ga / Hiram M. 15 Ga / (male) R. 12 Ga / George J. 9 Ga
1870 Alabama/Fayette Co George Sanford 69 Ga Farmer Elender 53 Ga George 18 Ga