Adair Moses, Antrim, Ireland c.1830s
In the Griffiths Valuations, tithes 1823-1837 there was an entry -
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Adair, Moses, Ballyminstra.
Ballyminstra was in the Division of Cloghogue, Parish of Ahogill, co. Antrim.
In a book c.1830's some of the names for that parish (4miles E.S.E. from Portglone were -
Alex. McManus of Mount Davies
J. Dickey of Low Park
Ambrose O'Rourke of Ballybollan
S. Cunninngham of Fenaghy
J. Dickey of Leighnmore
Alex. Brown of Drumona.
Some remains of Rory Oge MacQuillan's castle of Straboy.
Perhaps the name Moses Adair came down through this line ?