Re: Adair, Donegore, co. Antrim, N. Ireland, some notes on possible connections :
Samuel Givens m. (Martha)Sarah *Cathey and had son, John Givens b.1719 co. Antrim, N. Ireland who commanded a company of Augusta County, Virginia, milita. John Givens m.1stly (?) 1739 Margaret Crawford,dau of Alex Crawford. m.2ndly (?) 1745 Mary Margaret *Sitlington.
May have been connected to *Sitlington / Houston families of Dunagorr / Donegore, co. Antrim, N. Ireland (Ulster Journal Arch. 15, 2nd set (1909) : 161-72 ).
Samuel Givens' widow, (Martha) Sarah *Cathey (dau of Alexander Cathey of Monaghan), m.1744 Robert *Allen, b.1695 Armagh, Ireland, d. 1769 Frederick Co, Virginia.
Martha Allen bc.1727-31, d.1803, m. James Givens b.1723, dc.1790.
Alexander McFarland bc.1749 m. Mary Crawford.
John Houston 1669-1755 m. Margaret Crawford, had dau, Esther Houston m. Robert McFarland d.1798.
There was a Colonel William Crawford who resided at Stewart's Crossing, New Haven, on the Youghiogheny. ......................... Capt. John Young, b. 25 March 1737, co Antrim, N. Ireland, (son of Hugh Young & Agnes *Sitlington). John Young (aid to George Washington) d.1824 Augusta Co,VA. (connected to Houston family of Cullybackey, Donegore, co. Antrim, Ireland, and descendant of Mary Adair ?) m. Mary White bc.1734-44, d.1779, (dau of Isaac White bc.1706, d.1782 ......................... Was there an Adair / Adair m. Allen in America connected to Robert Allen (Alleine ?) above ?