Would Col. George CROGHAN have been associated with the early Adairs from Carlisle ?
There was a William McBride m. July 22 1748 Belfast, Ireland to Jane McDOWELL.
BUTLER, RICHARD, Carlisle. At Fort McIntosh September 29, 1785. May 31, 1792. Wife Mary. Son William and dau. Mary Butler, minors. Bro. William Butler. Honored father. House and lot in Carlisle. Land on Plumb Creek, Westmoreland Co., taken out in name of John BEARD, adj. land of Col. George CROGHAN. Land in name of George McCully on the Alleghany River. Land in name of Robert George on Plumb Creek. Lots in Pittsburgh adj. lots of William Butler. Lots in town of Appleby on the Alleghany River. Donation Lands for services as Colonel in Army of the United States. James O'Hara. Exs:Wife Mary, bro. William Butler and Thomas Smith, Esq., Attorney at Law in Carlisle. Wit:John McDOWELL, James O'Hara.E. 253-256.
(Refer also to a BEARD will (perhaps on thos board), does it name wife Mary ADAIR of co. Antrim, Ireland, and Thomas Benjamin ADAIR ?)