Some Adairs from the records of presbytery and synod, Ireland, (printed in 1820) were - ADAIR, Alexander (Commissioner), 1708, Belfast, Antrim. ADAIR, Robert (Commissioner), 1709, Drogheda, Louth. ADAIR, Thomas (Ruling Elder), 1711, Sligo, Sligo. ADAIR, William (Ruling Elder), 1698, Ballymena, Antrim. .......................... From "Records of a Family of the House of Alexander from 1640 to 1909" and "Memorials of the Earl of Stirling and of the House of Alexander"
p.28. Francis Alexander, aged about 62, deposed that about 37 years ago he was about purchasing from his uncle Alexander a part of a tract of land called "Alexandria and Sligo".
(refer Hannah Adair, "Sligo" tract), relative of Samuel Adair & Emmett family ?
also on p.28 " .............. in possession of Thomas Brevard, until he came to the plantation owned by James Foster, called Jones Green Springs to a line that divided his land from Thomas Craig until it came to the original line near Purgatory Swamp, the land purchased by Samuel Adair from his (Francis Alexander's) uncle Francis (Alexander).Signed Francis Alexander.
(perhaps same Francis Alexander p.156 of Dublin, Ireland ?)
Will of Francis Alexander 1717, Newcastle County records.