Andrew Adair b. 1802 VA son of Samuel Adair, b Scotland m. 25 Sep 1828 in Greene Co OH to Margaret Snodgrass, b 1799 Rockbridge Co. VA, (dau of Samuel and Elizabeth Adair Snodgrass) died 1871 IN. Children: Absolem W. (Dr) Adair b: 1829 Elizabeth A Adair b: 1833 Samuel S. Adair Sarah I. Adair James H. Adair Joanna Adair John I Adair ------------------- 25 Sep 1828 -- Margaret Snodgrass [d/o Samuel Snodgrass d. 1844] married Andrew Adair; by Christopher Hussey, Justice of the Peace. [Portrait & Biog. Record of Jasper, Marshall & Grundy Counties, IA (publ. 1894), page 584:(A bio. sketch of A. W. Adair, M.D.) Dr. Absolem W. Adair's father was Andrew Adair, born in Virginia in 1802, moved to Ohio and then to Indiana, where he died in the spring of 1871. His mother was Margaret Snodgrass, born in Virginia in 1799, died in Indiana in 1875.
His paternal grandfather was Samuel Adair, born in Scotland, emigrated to America, died in Ohio.
His maternal grandfather was Samuel Snodgrass, who was of Irish descent, a farmer, and a surveyor.He served during the Revolutionary War, and d. Greene Co., OH. Doctor Adair was the oldest of six children --------------------------- Perhaps Andrew Adair (above) was listed in: Shelby County Ohio - Bureau of Land Management database. Adair, Andrew. Sec: 3S Twp: 7S (middle district ?) Range: 5E Meridian CD : 1st Principal (NW Ohio) LO Code: LIMA Document: 8273 Sign date: 1837/11/21