Thomas Sanford RING (b.1822 d.1889) is the son of Thomas RING (b.1790 d.1855) son of Thomas RING (b.1757 d.1846).
Napoleon Jackson RING (b.1847 d.1914) that is in this will is my GGGrandfather. search thru the forum for posts by jerry payne ring. he posted a good bit of info on this line.
this may help. all correct as far as i know.
1. Thomas RING (b.1757 d.1846) sp: Sarah WEST (b.1782 m.1799) |-2. Nancy Anne RING (b.1824) |-2. James W RING (b.1812) | sp: Pernela QUILLEN |-2. Martin RING (b.1818) | sp: Mary VANHOY sp: Susan FOUNTAIN |-2. Thomas RING (b.1790 d.1855) | sp: Nancy Ann WEST (b.1787 d.1865) ||-3. Thomas Sanford RING (b.1822 d.1889) || sp: Elizabeth MORRIS (b.1826 d.1906) |||-4. Levi RING (b.1849 d.1915) ||| sp: Mary Jane SMITH ||| sp: Louisa HORNEY |||-4. Napoleon Jackson RING (b.1847 d.1914) ||| sp: Sarah Elizabeth WILLIAMS (m.1872) |||-4. Florance A RING (b.1857 d.1862) |||-4. Issac W RING (b.1860 d.1860) |||-4. Robert W RING (b.1863 d.1924) |||-4. Thomas R RING (b.1852 d.1862) |||-4. Polly RING |||-4. Betsy RING |||-4. Frances RING |||-4. Nancy Jane RING |||-4. Mary Elizabeth RING (b.1869 d.1947) ||+-4. Sanford Gideon RING ||-3. William J RING ||-3. Polly RING ||-3. Pauline RING ||-3. Francis RING ||-3. Elizabeth Anne RING (b.1813 d.1889) |+-3. Nancy Ann RING |-2. Elizabeth RING (b.1779) | sp: James Stephen FOUNTAIN (m.1804) |-2. Dinah Elizabeth RING (b.1783 d.1852) | sp: Joseph Fountain HALBROOK +-2. Joseph Peter RING (b.1795 d.1865)