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Birth: 1824, Ohio
Wife: Mary Adair 1941-1942, born Illinois.
Married about 1868.
Daughter: Anna Adair, born Illinois..
Civil War veteran, joined 10th Kansas Infantry, Co A., as a Private 16 July 1861. Later promoted to 2nd Lieutenant 83rd Infantry USCI, Co C., then promoted to 1st Lieutenant. Discharged from US Army 9 October 1865. Member G.A.R. Franklin Post #68, Olathe, Kansas. GAR medallion beside gravestone. Note: Burial: 8-May-1913 Lieut. Co. C. 83rd USCI
Burial: Olathe Memorial Cemetery, Olathe, Johnson County, Kansas.
Mr. Adair came to Johnson county in 1857 and settled in section 30, of Olathe township of Olathe county. He was a farmer and got his supplies from Olathe which was about six miles south-east of the farm.