George Washington Sands


Indiana House
St. Joseph County
In office
Nov 6, 1912 to Nov 4, 1914

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Indiana Senate
Marshall, St. Joseph Counties
In office
Nov 9, 1932 to Nov 4, 1936

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
George Washington Sands spent 5 years, 11 months, 24 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1940–U.S. House (District 3) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1940
Robert A. Grant (i)*, Republican, 73,914 votes
George Washington Sands, Democratic, 70,208 votes
Out of 144,122 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,706 (2.58%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, George Washington Sands had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.