Adair Family History

Meaning of surname: Adair

Adair is a surname derived from the Old English personal name Eadgar (Edgar). In Ireland the surname is almost exclusive to Ulster and particularly to counties Antrim and Down. Here they are of Scottish origin where the surname is most common in Galloway. Many of the Galloway Adairs settled in Ulster during and after the Plantation. A few of the name in Ireland may be of the family name Ó Dáire.

We found 760,525 Genealogy and Family History Records for Adair in our Newspaper Archive.

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740,693 Digital Copies of Newspapers
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3,896 Government Documents
78 Historical Books
7,370 Social Security Death Records

Adair Surname

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