January 4, 1850, Aberdeen, Scotland.
George was the son of James and Margaret M. Sandison, husband of Charlotte Dallas Baxter. As of 1871, he was managing editor of the Albany, New York, Times. He also helped edit other newspapers and was a correspondent until 1890, and edited the Christian Herald. He was one of the founders of the Christian Herald Children’s Home in Nyack, New York, and helped with relief efforts by the Christian Herald in Armenia, Cuba, Russia and China.
Sandison’s works include: