This page collects information about people with surname Adair who were known or believed to have lived in Laurens County, South Carolina.

Notable Individuals

Notable Landmarks

Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

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Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church, also known as Old Rock Church, is a historic Presbyterian Church located near Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina. It was built in 1842 and is a simple rectangular building constructed of irregular stones. The church was founded by Scotch-Irish settlers and believed to be the oldest church in Laurens County.[1][2]

Many 18th century members of the Adair Family are presumed buried here.


Joseph Adair Family Memorial: Duncan Creek

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Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South Carolina Note: This is a memorial, but not an actual gravestone.
IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH ADAIR, SR. BORN IRELAND 1711 - DIED S.C. 1789
ELDER OF DUNCAN CREEK CHURCH - 40 YRS, AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY PATRIOT
HIS WIFE SARAH LAFERTY OF PA, B. c1715 - D. c1770
THEIR SONS JOSEPH JR., JAMES & BENJAMIN ALL WERE REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS
THEIR DAUGHTERS JEAN RAMAGE, SARAH ADAIR,
*MARY OWENS & *ROBERT LONG
SECOND WIFE SUSANNA LONG
* STEPCHILDREN== See Also ==

Research Notes

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Familypedia people with surname Adair in Laurens County, South Carolina


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Born in Laurens County, South Carolina

 Birth placeBirth dateFatherMotherJoined with-g1
Cassandra Adair (1767-1835)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States23 September 1767Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)Thomas McCrary (1763-1835)
Charity Adair (1770-1826)Duncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1770Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)David Little (1767-1812)
Edmond Adair (1814-1895)Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States14 October 1814James Adair (1781-1862)Delilah Eliza Holland (1783-1864)Susan Dillard (1813-1885)
Eleanor Adair (1774-1845)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States2 January 1774James Adair (1748-1818)Benjamin Ramage (1773-1811)
Elisha Adair (1776-1844)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States23 November 1776Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)Elizabeth Reese (1772-1850)
James Adair (1781-1862)Laurens County, South Carolina, United States15 October 1781James Adair (1748-1818)Delilah Eliza Holland (1783-1864)
James Adair (1752-1818)Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States15 May 1752Hannah Adair (1750-1826)
James Adair (1770-1840)Laurens County, South Carolina, United States4 August 1770Joseph Adair (1745-1820)Sarah Lowe (1750-1844)Rebecca Unknown Adair (c1775-)
Jane Adair (1765-1830)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States30 May 1765Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)Thomas Rutledge Holland (1762-1815)
Joseph Adair (1806-1858)Laurensville, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States11 April 1806James Adair (1770-1840)Rebecca Unknown Adair (c1775-)Rebecca Frances Mangum (1814-1890)
Margaret Ann Adair (1804-1852)Laurens County, South Carolina7 February 1804Thomas Adair (1774-1858)Rebecca Brown (1776-1846)William Richey (1796-1879)
Samuel Jefferson Adair (1806-1889)Laurens County, South Carolina28 March 1806Thomas Adair (1774-1858)Rebecca Brown (1776-1846)Jemima Catherina Mangum (1809-1848)
Sarah Adair (1775-1855)Laurens County, South Carolina, United States5 July 1775James Adair (1747-1831)Rebecca Montgomery (1750-1835)Joseph Hanna (1772-1849)
Thomas Adair (1774-1858)Laurens County, South Carolina25 October 1775Joseph Adair (1745-1820)Sarah Lowe (1750-1844)Rebecca Brown (1776-1846)

Baptised in Laurens County, South Carolina

Married in Laurens County, South Carolina

See also Category:Married in Laurens County, South Carolina

Grouping is for "first marriage", "second marriage", etc as indicated in column headings

 Birth placeBaptism placeWedding1 dateWedding1 placeJoined with-g1
Benjamin Adair (1752-1823)Pennsylvania, United States1779Laurens County, South CarolinaNancy George (1763-1833)
Cassandra Adair (1767-1835)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1784Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesThomas McCrary (1763-1835)
Charity Adair (1770-1826)Duncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1796Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church, Laurens County, South CarolinaDavid Little (1767-1812)
Eleanor Adair (1774-1845)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1796Laurens County, South CarolinaBenjamin Ramage (1773-1811)
Elizabeth Adair (1756-1823)1783Laurens County, South CarolinaRobert Long (1760-1840)
Fairby Adair (1809-1836)Tennessee1827Laurens County, South CarolinaDaniel Clark (1800-1832)
James Adair (1770-1840)Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1794Laurens County, South CarolinaRebecca Unknown Adair (c1775-)
James Adair (1781-1862)Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1800Laurens County, South CarolinaDelilah Eliza Holland (1783-1864)
James Adair (1747-1831)Pennsylvania, United States1770 Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church, Clinton, Laurens County, South CarolinaRebecca Montgomery (1750-1835)
James W Adair (1826-)Green County, Kentucky1860Laurens County, South CarolinaElizabeth Little (1836-1906)
James Adair (1748-1818)Chickasaw Nation1771Laurens County, South CarolinaHannah Unknown (1750-1826)
Jane Adair (1765-1830)Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States1788Laurens County, South CarolinaThomas Rutledge Holland (1762-1815)
John Adair (1754-1815)Chickasaw Nation1775Laurens County, South CarolinaNancy Ga-Ho-Ga Lightfoot (1760-1789)
Joseph Adair (1745-1820)Chickasaw Nation1770Laurens County, South CarolinaSarah Lowe (1750-1844)
Joseph Adair (1735-1812)Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States1755Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church, Laurens County, South CarolinaSarah Dillard (1736-)
Margaret Elizabeth Adair (1842-1916)South Carolina, United States10 August 1865Laurens County, South CarolinaBluford Holland (1839-1875)
Nancy Wayman Adair (1805-1877)Mercersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States5 November 1826Laurens County, South CarolinaJohn Jewel Ramage (1801-1844)
Thomas Adair (1802-1870)South Carolina, United States1819Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJane Blakely (1799-1891)
 Birth placeBaptism placeWedding2 dateWedding2 placeJoined with-g2
John Adair (1754-1815)Chickasaw Nation1790Laurens County, South CarolinaJane Kilgore (1773-1815)
Joseph Adair (1711-1788)County Antrim, Ireland1770Laurens County, South CarolinaSusanna Murdough (1723-1800)

Died in Laurens County, South Carolina

See also Category:Died in Laurens County, South Carolina
 Death dateDeath placeBirth placeFatherMotherJoined with
Benjamin Adair (1752-1823)3 September 1823Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesPennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)Nancy George (1763-1833)
Charity Adair (1770-1826)6 November 1826Duncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesDuncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJoseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)David Little (1767-1812)
Edmond Adair (1814-1895)10 October 1895Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesClinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJames Adair (1781-1862)Delilah Eliza Holland (1783-1864)Susan Dillard (1813-1885)
Eleanor Adair (1726-1803)1803Duncan's Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesUnited States (Chickasaw Nation)James Adair (1714-1796)
Eleanor Adair (1774-1845)1845Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesDuncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJames Adair (1748-1818)Benjamin Ramage (1773-1811)
Elizabeth Adair (1756-1823)24 September 1823Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesRobert Long (1760-1840)
Hannah Adair (1750-1826)10 November 1826Clinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJames Adair (1752-1818)
James Adair (1714-1796)1788Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesCounty Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom (Ulster)Thomas Adair (c1680-c1740)Eleanor Adair (1726-1803)
James Adair (1748-1818)18 August 1818Laurens County, South CarolinaChickasaw NationJames Adair (1714-1796)Eleanor Adair (1726-1803)Hannah Unknown (1750-1826)
James Adair (1752-1818)18 August 1818Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesClinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesHannah Adair (1750-1826)
James Adair (1781-1862)2 June 1862Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesLaurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJames Adair (1748-1818)Delilah Eliza Holland (1783-1864)
Jane Adair (1765-1830)25 July 1830Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesDuncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJoseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)Thomas Rutledge Holland (1762-1815)
Jean Adair (1738-1805)1805Duncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesChester County, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)John Ramage (1720-1799)
Joseph Adair (1735-1812)17 October 1812Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesChester County, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)Sarah Dillard (1736-)
Joseph Adair (1711-1788)1788Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesCounty Antrim, IrelandThomas Adair (c1680-c1740)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)+ Susanna Murdough (1723-1800)
Joseph Adair (1745-1820)5 February 1804Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South CarolinaChickasaw NationJames Adair (1714-1796)Eleanor Adair (1726-1803)Sarah Lowe (1750-1844)
Margaret Elizabeth Adair (1842-1916)1916Duncan Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesSouth Carolina, United StatesThomas Adair (1802-1870)Jane Blakely (1799-1891)Bluford Holland (1839-1875)
Sarah Adair (c1754-1788)1788Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesPennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)
Thomas Adair (1802-1870)1870Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesSouth Carolina, United StatesElisha Adair (1776-1844)Elizabeth Reese (1772-1850)Jane Blakely (1799-1891)
William Adair (c1718-1812)1812Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesCounty Antrim, IrelandThomas Adair (c1680-c1740)Mary Moore (1729-1797)

Buried in Laurens County, South Carolina

 Remains dateRemains placeBirth placeBaptism placeFatherMotherJoined with
Benjamin Adair (1752-1823)9999Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South CarolinaPennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)Nancy George (1763-1833)
Charity Adair (1770-1826)9999Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South CarolinaDuncans Creek, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesJoseph Adair (1735-1812)Sarah Dillard (1736-)David Little (1767-1812)
Hannah Adair (1750-1826)9999Laurens County, South CarolinaJames Adair (1752-1818)
James Adair (1752-1818)9999Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South CarolinaClinton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United StatesHannah Adair (1750-1826)
Joseph Adair (1735-1812)9999Duncan Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South CarolinaChester County, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)Sarah Dillard (1736-)
  1. ^ Myers, Betty (August 15, 1973). "Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. http://www.nationalregister.sc.gov/laurens/S10817730004/S10817730004.pdf. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Duncan's Creek Presbyterian Church, Laurens County (S.C. Sec. Rd. 34, Clinton vicinity)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. http://www.nationalregister.sc.gov/laurens/S10817730014/index.htm. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 
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