Perry Co / Randolph Co, Illinois. William Adair b. 23 Aug 1781 in Chester Co SC, (son of .......... Adair from North Ireland) d. 19 Nov 1856 nr Sparta, IL, m. 1stly (Perry Co IL ?)Miss Brown, dau of James Brown, by whom he had a son and a daughter,(1830 census ?) and m. 2ndly, 8 Jan 1835 Randolph Co, Illinois, to Rebecca Taggart (b. 21 Jan 1796, Abbeville Co, SC), widow of John Lacy whom she m.1stly 30 Nov 1819 in Randolph Co, IL. John Lacy dc.1833.
William Adair fought under Andrew Jackson in the War of 1812, and was a Major in IL militia regt in the Black Hawk War of 1831-32.
Wm Adair and Rebecca Taggart had twin children b. 6 Jan 1837 : William Adair and Mary Jane Adair. --------- Who was the emigrant, Mr. Adair, from Northern Ireland who had son, William Adair b.1781 in Chester Co SC ? Thankyou.