Will of Hannah Adair, dated 25 Oct 1826, recorded in Book F, Page 65.
Proven 4 Dec 1826. Bundle 3, Package 9.
(widow of James Adair snr.)
To g-dau, Patsy Gamble (dau of Martha m.1818 Wm Gamble ), when she comes of age.
To Jinny (Jane) Beavers (m. William S. Beavers)
To all the rest of my grandchildren whose parents are dead
To my living children :
Elenor Rammage, (bc.1772 m. Benjamin Ramage)
Hannah Meddors (b. 1784 m. Reubin Meadows ),
James Adair jnr. (b.1791 d.1862 m. Delilah Holland)
Susannah Eastles ( m. William Castles )
Nancy Langstone (m. Willis Langston )
Susannah Castles part to be given to herself for the use of her children.
It is not my will that William Castles should have any management of it.
Executor: my son, James Adair jnr.
Hannah (X) Adair (seal)
(sometimes they put a fancy mark when they had a seal,
even though they could write -
it would be interesting to read a description of the seal
and of the mark )
Thomas L. Leak
South Carolina Archives :
Series Number: S165010
Description: Laurens District, Presentment concerning the tenure of Public Officials,
Salaries of the Clerks of the Senate and House,
and recommending the expansion of Naval and Armed Forces.
Topic: Public Officials and Employees, US Navy, Militia
Braddock, Stephen (son of Alex Adair ?)
Leek (Leak ?),William
Adair, James (jnr ?)
Niell (Neel / Niel ?), William
Series Number: S108093Reel:0017Frame:00106
Description: Meadors, Reuben of Laurens District, will typescript
(MSS will: Estate Record Book F, page 238,
Estate packet: BDL 45, PKG 9).
Pearson, Oney Polly
Meadors, James A. (Adair ?)
Neel (Niel ?), H.S.
Members of this Adair family are buried in the Holland-Leak-Adair cemetery
(highway from Clinton to Newberry, L/H side of road going towards Newberry,
near railway track).Were they relatives of Alexander Adair of Jack Twp ?
James S. Adair b. 15 Oct 1771 d. 6 June 1862,
Delilah Holland (Adair) b. 29 Nov 1783, d. 18 Jan 1864, wife of James Adair
children ? :
Edmund Adair, b. 1811, d. 10 Oct 1895 (son of James S. Adair jnr & Delilah)
........Susan Adair (Dillard), b. 11 Dec 1813, d. 10 Sep 1885 wife of Edmund Adair.
........Delilah, (dau of Edmund & Susan Adair), b. 20 Nov 1853, d. 26 April 1854
.........Infant (dau of Edmund & Susan Adair) born and died 1839
.........Martha Thompson Adair (dau of Edmund Adair), b. 10 Mar 1842, d. 18 Dec 1893
William Adair, b. 12 Sep 1812, d. 15 April 1844
Hannah Adair, (wife of Nathan Simpson), b. 7 Nov 1816, d. 8 Dec 1884
Isaac Adair, b. 31 July 1818 Clinton, d. 9 Aug 1863 Clinton (son of James Adair jnr)
Sallie (Sarah Dillard) Adair, b. 9 Feb 1818, d. 6 Feb 1898 (wife of Isaac Adair)
James Henry Adair, b. 4 Aug 1820, d. 1 April 1865
William Adair, b. Oct. 1822, d. Oct. 1841
John C. Calhoun Adair, b. 20 June 1851 Clinton, d. 6 Sep 1878,
......... (son of James Henry Adair & Elizabeth Pitts)
Sarah Talulah Adair, b. 16 April 1860 d. 11 Oct 1872
..........(dau of James Henry Adair & Elizabeth Pitts)
Sarah Ann, wife of P.M. Meadors, bc. 1830,d. 8 Aug 1880, aged about 50 yrs.
Delilah (dau of J.J. & M.W. Ramage) b. 6 Jan 1834 d. 2 May 1871, wife of Moses Potter
(relative of Shawn Potter ?)