Hi Lisa, you are about to hit a brick wall! I can, however, provide some information that may be of some help. I can take you back another generation from your William B. Sanford. Here are the children of LINUS SANFORD and his wife, MARY (PERHAPS BEALE). Polly, no further information; Ezekial b. 1803, md. Elinor Cobb; Robert b. 12 Feb. 1812, md. Jane (lived in Tazwell, TN); John b. 1813, md. Barbara Fite (lived Mecklenburg Co. NC); Lyman Whitin b. 1814, md. 1st Denny Adeline Starret (had other wives); William b. 6 Jan 1818, md. Mira Crawford; Maxville b. 18 Jan 1821, md. 1.Catherine Hill, 2. Catherine Evans; Alexander b. 1825 md. Adeline, (lived Mecklenburg Co.); Samuel Lemuel b. 1835, md. Jane Kennedy (lived Ukiah, CA) and (maybe) Rufus..no information.
Many of your William descendants still live in Haywood Co. Kathy Petrucelli Kathypet@aol.com