Daniel Sandford (bishop of Edinburgh)
|The Right Reverend
|Bishop of Edinburgh|
|Church||Scottish Episcopal Church|
|Predecessor||William Abernethy Drummond|
|Ordination||1790 (Deacon); 1791 (Priest)|
|Consecration||9 February 1809
by Bishops Skinner, Watson, and Jolly
Delville, near Dublin, Ireland
|Died||14 January 1830 (aged c. 63-64)
|Parents||Reverend Daniel Sandford and Sarah Chapone|
|Spouse||Helen Frances Catherine Douglas|
At Edinburgh, in 1792, he became minister of a Qualified Episcopal congregation for whom the Charlotte Chapel, Edinburgh was built in 1797. He graduated from Oxford University in 1802 with a Doctor of Divinity (D.D). He joined the Episcopal Church of Scotland in 1803, and was ordained bishop of Edinburgh in 1806.
Sandford married Helen Frances Catherine Douglas, on 11 October 1790. They had seven children, including:
- Erskine Douglas Sandford, Advocate & Sheriff of Galloway who married, on 2 April 1829, Joanna Grace, daughter of William Graham of Mossknow, Dumfriesshire, and left issue.
- Frances Catherine Sandford, married Revd Charles Lane
- Sir Daniel Sandford, a politician and scholar, married and had issue including:
- Ven John Sandford, Archdeacon of Coventry, married and had issue including:
- The Episcopal Congregation of Charlotte Chapel, Edinburgh, 1794-1818. University of Stirling PhD Thesis by Eleanor M Harris. The thesis includes biographical details about Daniel Sandford (Chapter 4) and a reassessment of his thought and ministry (Chapter Two).
|Anglican Communion titles|
William Abernethy Drummond
|Bishop of Edinburgh
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