SANDFORD, JAMES T., a Representative from Tennessee; born in Virginia, birth date unknown; attended the
common schools; moved to Columbia, Tenn.; engaged in agricultural pursuits; elected as a Jackson
Republican to the Eighteenth Congress (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1825); unsuccessful candidate for
reelection to the Nineteenth Congress in 1825; contributed a part of his wealth to the establishment of
Jackson College at Columbia, Tenn.; death date unknown.