re: From the IGI. John Adair Hawkins, bapt 19 Mch 1757 at Knighton West, St Peter, Dorchester, Dorset, son of John Hawkins and Grace, presumably John Hawkins and Grace Perrin who were married at St Peter, Dorchester, 29 Oct 1755. ....................... From the Medical Times and Gazette, vol. 2. pub.1874. p.541. Mr. Swan was a member of the Council of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1827.He married the daughter of Mr. Adair Hawkins, a sister of the benevolent and well-known Dr. Bisset Hawkins.Mr. Adair Hawkins was the godson of Mr. Sergeant Surgeon Adair "the favourite of princes, of women, and of men" who married a daughter of the Earl of Albemarle.