William Adair of Corghie, marriage contract dated 15 Aug 1632, m. Janet McCulloch, (dau of John McCulloch of Ardwell and g-dau of Gotfray McCulloch who d. 23 Dec 1588).
GD141/149.19 June 1634 Precept of C.C. by Robert Adair of Kinhilt as superior, to ( Thomas Adair, provost of Stranraer ) as bailie to infeft Wm. Adair now of Corghie as heir to father the deceast James Adair of Corghie in the 5 merkland of Corghie, (done at ? ) at Dunskay Wit:- John Kennedy of Knokdaw, Fergus Kennedy his brother Mr. James Blair minister at Port Patrick (whose dau. m. James Adair of Loughanmore, Ireland ?) James Glover notary,
GD141/15331 July 1635 Instrument of Sasine at the hand of James Glover N.P. narrating that Thomas Adair provost of Stranraer as bailie of Robert Adair of Kinhilt as superior conform to precept dated 19. June, 1634 infeft William Adair as heir to his father the deceast James Adair of Corghie in the 5 merk lands of Corghie Wit:- Alexander Gordon of Corrochtie Patrick Hauthorne in Corghie, John Hauthorne his son George Cowand in Corghie. .................... McCulloch of Ardwell, to the S.E. of Kinhilt, Wigtownshire, was friend of William Adair when Dunskey Castle was destroyed c.1480s by Sir Alex. McCulloch of Myreton.