re: James Adair bc.1760 SC mc.1790 Eleanor Ewin (1770-1796) who went to TN c.1800.
Son John Adair bc.1796 d.1878 m. Margaret Wilson b.1802 dau of Ben Wilson. Carol Lang mentioned that when John and Margaret Adair left Laurens Co. they stopped in Maury Co. TN where one of their children was born before moving to Graves Co. KY.
1830 census for Hickman Co Tenn: p.258 John Adair p.258 Ben Wilson p.258 Alfred Darden p.262 Ben Adair p.263 John Adair ------------- John Adair was in Maury andHickman Co. Tenn. in the early 1800's, possibly the brother ofBenjamin Adair (below). c.1815-17 John Adair bought and sold land in Maury Co TN. He had dau Lucretia Adair b.1811 who m. Jacob DARDEN GARDNER.
Benjamin Adair, had son: Andrew M Adair, b. June 25 1815, d. Aug 19 1890 Soldier in War between Texas & Mexico, Col. in Tenn., Regiment 97th Militia in 1844. Haleys Creek Tenn, Hickman Co, Tenn. m. Emily DARDEN, b.1827
1850 census Hickman Co.TN Reel:M432-884page:69b Adair Andrew M.....35yrs, b. Tenn. (a farmer) Adair Emily........24yrs, b. Tenn. (nee Darden) Adair Frances......7yrs, b. Tenn Adair Mary.........6yrs, b.Tenn Adair Benjamin.....2yrs, b.Tenn