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Biography

James Adair was born 23 November 1747 in Pennsylvania, United States to Joseph Adair (1711-1788) and Sarah Laferty (1715-1767) and died 23 March 1835 Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, United States of unspecified causes. He married Rebecca Montgomery (1750-1835) 1770 in Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina.

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Marriage and Family

All children were born in Laurens County, South Carolina between 1771-1800:

  1. Margaret Jane Adair (1773-1855) - Unconfirmed
  2. Sarah Adair (1775-1855) - moved with parents to Indiana and there married War of 1812 Vet and future Ind State House Senator, Joseph Hanna (1772-1849).
  3. Isabella Adair (1777-1841) - Unconfirmed
  4. Ruth Adair (1779-1873) - Unconfirmed
  5. George Ross Adair (1779-1850) - Unconfirmed
  6. Rebecca Adair (1786-1873) - Unconfirmed
  7. John Adair (1787-1831) - Unconfirmed
  8. James Adair (1789-1811) - Unconfirmed
  9. Jane Adair (1789-) - Unconfirmed
  10. Robert Adair (1790-1839) - Unconfirmed
  11. Joseph Adair (1790-1840) - Unconfirmed
  12. Isaac Adair (1792-1852) - Unconfirmed
  13. Lucretia Adair (1795-1870)- Unconfirmed




Children



Offspring of James Adair and Rebecca Montgomery (1750-1835)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Lydia Adair (1770-1838)
Margaret Jane Adair (1773-1855)
Sarah Adair (1775-1855) 5 July 1775 Laurens County, South Carolina, United States 2 November 1855 Delphi, Carroll County, Indiana, United States Joseph Hanna (1772-1849)
Isabella Adair (1777-1841)
Ruth Adair (1779-1873)
George Ross Adair (1779-1850)
Rebecca Adair (1786-1873)
John Adair (1787-1831)
James Adair (1789-1811)
Jane Adair (1789-)
Robert Adair (1790-1839)
Joseph Adair (1790-1840)
Isaac Adair (1792-1852)
Lucretia Adair (1795-1870)










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Research Notes

No Middle Name

Vital Records

Old Brookville Gravestone

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Location: Old Brookville Cemetery, Franklin County, Indiana Inscription :

SACRED To the memory of JAMES ADAIR who departed this life March 23, A.D. 1831 aged 83 years & 4 months.


Joseph Adair Family Memorial

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Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South Carolina Note: This is a memorial, but not an actual gravestone.
IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH ADAIR, SR. BORN IRELAND 1711 - DIED S.C. 1789
ELDER OF DUNCAN CREEK CHURCH - 40 YRS, AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY PATRIOT
HIS WIFE SARAH LAFERTY OF PA, B. c1715 - D. c1770
THEIR SONS JOSEPH JR., JAMES & BENJAMIN ALL WERE REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS
THEIR DAUGHTERS JEAN RAMAGE, SARAH ADAIR,
*MARY OWENS & *ROBERT LONG
SECOND WIFE SUSANNA LONG
* STEPCHILDREN

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