Jean, re your message : Found this on Ancestry.com today under Boston, Mass. marriages: Robert Adair (Adiare) m. Jeane Kneely (Jane N. Edley) Oct. 23, 1766. Does anyone know where this Robert fits into our Adair picture?
Would anyone know more from the messages (below) about this Robert Adair ?
From clanewing.org -
EWING MESSAGE BY L.D. McWilliams: Looking for any info on this family. 1. Samuel EWING was born about 1750 in Virginia. He died in South Carolina. He was married to Elizabeth RAMAGE (daughter of John RAMAGE and Jean ADAIR). Elizabeth RAMAGE was born about 1750. They had the following children: 2 Margaret EWING. 3 Jane EWING. 2. Margaret EWING was born on 15 Jul 1776 in Edgefield County, South Carolina. She died on 17 May 1859 in Shelby County, Texas. She was married to Obadiah ROBERTS (son of William Henry ROBERTS) in 1793 in South Carolina. Obadiah ROBERTS was born on 24 Dec 1769 in South Carolina. He died on 11 Oct 1827 in St. Clair County, Alabama. 3. Jane EWING was born about 1771 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died before Feb 1857 in Panola County, Texas. She was married to Nathaniel E./J. (Nathan) DAVIS (son of Van DAVIS and Susannah CARY) about 1796 in Laurens County, South Carolina. Nathaniel E./J. (Nathan) DAVIS was born in 1764 in Piedmont, Greenville County, South Carolina. He died on 18 Jan 1857 in Patroon, Shelby County, Texas.
EWING MESSAGE BY N.P. RATTAN: Am looking for a family tree which includes the following individuals: Elizabeth R. Ewing (my great great grandmother), born 1825 in Madison Co, TN, died 1872 in Cooper, Delta Co, TX. Married Volney Constanine Rattan.
She was the daughter of Wilson EDLEY Ewing (or EDLEY Wilson Ewing) and Hannah DeSpain. Wilson Edley/Edley Wilson Ewing was born in 1800 in Davidson Co/Williamson Co, TN, died 1869 in Tarrant Co, TX. He married Hannah DeSpain. Their children: William Marshall Ewing Dorinda Ewing John Marion Ewing Elizabeth R. Ewing Martha Ann Ewing Andrew G. Ewing James Wilson Ewing Felix Grundy Ewing Henry Lewis Ewing Emily Pecune Ewing Travis Ewing Thaddeus C. Ewing Hettie Amanda Ewing Mary Francis Ewing Edley Ewing Wilson Edley Ewing (or Edley Wilson Ewing) was the son of Edley Ewing and Elizabeth Love. Edley Ewing was born in 1778 in Rockinham Co, VA; died 1844 in San Augustine Co, TX. Married Elizabeth Love. Migrated to Tennessee and then travelled with other Ewings and Hall and Love families to Texas. Their children: William Ewing Wilson Edley Ewing Andrew B. Ewing (MD) Henry Ewing Amanda Melvina Ewing James Ewing Edley Ewing was the son of Andrew Ewing and Susannah Shannon. Andrew Ewing b 1739/40 in PA. Died 1813 in Davidson Co, TN. Married Susannah Shannon. Their children: Andrew Ewing Margaret Ewing William Ewing Amelia Ewing Nathan Ewing Edley Ewing Elizabeth Ewing Andrew Ewing was the son of William Ewing and Anne/Anna Shannon.
William Ewing, b abt 1694 in Scotland. Died in Rockingham Co, VA. Married Anne/Anna Shannon. Their children: Elizabeth Ewing, Nancy Ewing, Henry Ewing, Andrew Ewing, John Ewing. William Ewing was the son of (Baron) William Ewing and Eliza Milford.
(Baron) William Ewing was b abt 1667 in Stirlingshire, Scotland. Married Eliza Milford. Their children: William Ewing, James Ewing, Nathaniel Ewing.
Hopefully, one of these names will ring some bells with someone!