John Adair, 7th Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, c.1780
John ADAIR snr, bc. 1750 N.Ireland, d.1824 Madison OH,
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son of John Adair and Ellen Crawford.
He m.1stly 1773 Rockbridge VA to Mary O'Donnell and she dc.1790 VA. (Or did they marry after 1780 ?)
Did John Adair of the 7th Royal Regiment of Fusiliers c.1780
join them from Rockbridge, VA ?
In November 1778 7th Royal Regiment of Fusiliers was at New York with 269 rank and file where it remained
until December 1779 when it moved to South Carolina with 385 rank and file.
It served during the siege of Charleston and, in September 1780 it reported a strength of
13 officers and 272 men with Cornwallis.
In January 1781 it was with Cornwallis with a strength of 167 rank and file.
In September 1781 it was reported in VIRGINIA with a strength of 203 rank and file.