Genealogy of the Cherokee Adair Family

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11 ____ Adair
1112 John Adair. Ga-ho-ga and Jennie Kilgore                   |A47
2 Edward Adair. Elizabeth
111213 Samuel Adair. Margaret Deeson and Edith Pounds
2 Walter Adair. Rachel Thompson.                               |A48
OK 3 Charlotte Adair. Stephen Ray
4 Edward Adair. Martha Ritchie
5 John Adair*
6 James Adair
7 Thomas Benjamin Adair. Rachel Lynch
8 Margaret Jane Adair. William Richardson Nicholson
9 William Henry Adair
10 Charles Duncan Adair
11 George Washington Adair
12 Elbert Earl Adair
13 Mary Adair
14 Benjamin Franklin Adair
15 John Alexander Adair. Eliza Keys nee Gunter
112213 Edward Adair. Nannie Shields and Mary Harnage

A47. John Adair, a Scotchman, married Mrs. Ge-ho-ga Foster, a full. blood Cherokee of the Deer clan. She was a sister of Mrs. Dorcas Duncan, wife of Young Charles Gordon Duncan who was also a Scotchman. Adair had five children that lived to be grown and after her death he married Jennie Kilgore, a White woman, by whom he had ten children.

A48. Walter Adair was born on December 11, 1783. He married on May 15, 1804 Rachel Thompson, a White woman, born December 24, 1786. He died on January 12, 1835 and his wife died on April 22, 1876.


Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921

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