re: "WILLIAM H. ADAIR, the subject of this sketch was born near Princeton, Mercer County, Mo., Sept. 8, l857, but his parents, JAMES and ELIZABETH (NEWLIN) ADAIR, soon removed to where the town of Woodland, Iowa is now situated. He was reared to manhood at this place. He spent 50 years of his life in Decatur County, Iowa, and the adjoining county, Harrison, in Mo.Copied by Nancee(McMurtrey)Seifert "With permission from the Leon Journal Reporter" June 22, 2002". -------------- Another reference to Woodland Twp, Decatur Co, Iowa : Robert F. Adair and Margaret Speer had son, Andrew Adair b. 15 Feb 1812, Dearborne Co Indiana, d. 18 Jan 1896, Caldwell Co Missouri. m. 30 Dec 1832 Franklin Co, Indiana. 1860 census, Iowa, Decatur Co. Woodland Twp.