Adair: History and Geneology. James Barnett Adair.

Adair: History and Geneology

Hardcover, Los Angeles, CA: James Barnett Adair, M. D., 1924. First Edition. Good+. A history and geneology of the Adair family written by a medical doctor in Los Angeles who was himself an Adair. Self-published by the author in 1924. According to the author, the Adairs originated in Galloway in Scotland before moving to Ireland. Book is filled with geneological information about the British and then American Adairs. This book belonged to an Adair living in Huntsville, Texas in the 1930s. A wedding invitation from 1931 is laid into the book. A handwritten list of Adairs, starting with Benjamin (born in 1752) and ending with Virginia (born in 1859) is also laid into the book. Also included is an old newspaper clipping about the Adair family giving Limerick, Ireland as their place of origin. Book is cracked at both front and back gutter. Binding is loose, but intact and all pages are present. Boards slightly bowed. Front cover decoration and spine titles faded. Occasional pencil mark in text. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 330 pages. [Item #77405]

Price: $150.00

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