Re: Adair song
In the Belfast Newspaper at :
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Doc ID 43037,March 6 1750
it lists Sheriffs appointed including
Francis Fox of Foxhall, Sheriff of Londonderry and Longford and
Foster Adair of Kilternan, Sheriff of Wicklow.
Foster, son of Robert Adair who d. 1737,
was of the wine firm.Maybe the ditty was written about him.