THE ADAIRS OF LOUGHANMORE James Adair of Kinhilt (or Dunagore / Donegore) d.1686 (will dated 9 Mar 1685, proved 20 July 1686), m.1stly c1640 Annabella, dau of Alexander Blair of Loughanmore, Dunadry, Parish of Grange of Nilteen, county Antrim, Ireland m2ndly dau. of Chalmers.
sons: 1.William Adair 2.Alexander Adair 3.Benjamin Adair of Loughanmore b. 1 Jan 1655, mc1687 Anne, dau of Waterhouse Crymble of Ballygallogh, co. Antrim (b.1675, d.1713) 4.Thomas Adair m. Jane, dau of Armilby.
The above Benjamin & Anne Adair had children: 3a.Elizabeth Adair b. 29 Sep 1690 m. John Agnew of Derra (Londonderry ?) 3b.Thomas Benjamin Adair of Loughanmore b. 15 Jan 1705 d. 1 Sep 1768. mc1736 Margaret, eld dau of Charles Crymble of Ballygillock, or Ballygallock, co. Antrim 3c5 OTHER SONS (some of whom are certain to be older than Thomas Benjamin) 3d.3 other daughters
The above Thomas Benjamin Adair & Margaret had children: 4a.Charles Adair of Loughamore, b. April 1737 d. 17 Oct 1810, m. 1775 Millicent, eld dau of Henry Ellis of Prospect, town of Carrickfergus. 4b.Benjamin Adair b.1738 d. 1794 (Brevet Lt. Col. RM) at sea onboard HMS GANGES, mc1776 Susannah, dau of Richard Prowse & Sarah Sarjeant. 4c.William Robert Adair bc1740?? m. Rose Anne, dau of Thompson of Muckalore (Muckmore ?) Abbey. 4d.Anne Adair 4e.Elizabeth Adair