Mar. 15, 1712 Sands Point Nassau County New York, USA
Son of James and Sarah (Walker) Sands. Married Sybil Ray, dau. of Simon III and Mary (Thomas) Ray, of Block Island. He moved from Block Island to Cowneck (now Sands Point) about 1691. He deeded half an acre north of his farm to be used for this cemetery where he and his wife are buried.