Your Sanford may be named after my Sanford, but not sure.My Sanford M. Adams, b. 1833 in AL. and perhaps lived in Pickins Co. near Tom Bigbee River.Enlisted is CSA in 12th Alabama Rgt, fought in Army of N. Virginia, wounded at Gettysberg, lost his arm.
Migrated to Texas in late 1800s, died 1896 in Richmond, TX.Married to Nancy, she is buried in Richmond also.
Sanford had three sons we are aware of:James, Joshua, and Lewis, my gg father.All lived and died in Richmond.