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George Columbus Adair, Sr.

Male 1879 - 1960  (81 years)


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  • Name George Columbus Adair  [1, 2
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 5 Apr 1879  Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Dec 1960  Bells, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Bells North Cemetery, Bells, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • His listing in "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976, shows that he was born 5 Apr 1879 in Alabama, and that he died on 3 Dec 1960 on Denison, Grayson County, Texas. He was shown as the son of Ab Adair and Margaret McLemore, and it was indicated that he was a retired farmer.
    • (Research):Census Listings:

      1910 Census
      Oklahoma, Jackson County, Altus Ward 3
      Enumerated 28 Apr 1910
      SD 5 Ed 132 Sheet 20B
      132-136
      Norwood, George A Hd M W 56 M1 28 NC SC SC Scavenger City
      Norwood, Georgia A Wf W W 47 M1 28 6/6 NC NC NC
      Norwood, Marvin Son M W 21 S Tx NC NC Clerk Grocery Store
      Norwood, Nora Dtr Dtr F W 24 S Tx NC NC
      Norwood, Floyd Son M W 15 S Tx NC NC
      Norwood, Blaine Son M W 14 S Tx NC NC
      Norwood, Claudie Nephew M W 20 S Ark Ga Ark Lister? Oil Well
      133-137
      Adair, George C Hd M W 31 M1 8 Ala Ala Ala Farmer
      Adair, Cora Wf F W 24 m1 8 5/4 Tx NC NC
      Adair, Lona Dtr F W 6 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, Lillian Dtr F W 5 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, William Son M W 3 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, Carrie Dtr F W 2/12 S Ok Ala Tx




      1920 Census
      Texas, Grayson County, J.P. #2
      Enumerated 3 and 4 of February 1920
      SD 4 ED 81 Sheet 20A
      392-418
      Adair, George C Hd M W 40 M Ala Miss Ala Farmer
      Adair, Cora Wf W W 33 M Tx NC NC
      Adair, William Son M W 12 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, Mary Dtr F W 9 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, Homer Lee Son M W 6 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, Pearl Dtr F W 3 10/12 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, G. C. Son M W 1 9/12 S Tx Ala Tx
      ----419
      Jerngan, Tom Hd M W 19 M Tx Tn Tn
      Jerngan, Lillian Wf F W 15 M Tx Ala Tx



      1930 Census
      Texas, Grayson County, Pt. J.P. 3
      Enumerated April 4, 1930
      ED 91-36 SD 4 Sheet 2A Stamped 234
      Whitewright-Savoy
      27-32
      Adair, George C. Hd M W 50 M 22 Ala Miss Ala Farmer
      Adair, Cora Wf F W 44 M 15 Tx NC NC
      Adair, William Son M W 22 S Tx Ala Tx Farm Laborer
      Adair, Homer Son M W 17 S Ok Al Tx Farm Laborer
      Adair, Pearl Dtr F W 14 S Tx Ala Tx
      Adair, G. C. Son M W 12 S Tx Ala Tx
    Person ID I33728  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father Albert Adair,   b. Abt 1836, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary M. "Margaret" McLemore,   b. Abt 1848, Lawrence County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 28 Jul 1867  Lawrence County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F9321  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Cora Norwood,   b. 23 Jan 1886, Ellis County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1972, Denison, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Bef 1903 
    Children 
     1. Lona Pinola Adair,   b. 3 Aug 1903, Altus, Oklahoma Territory Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 2000, Fontana, San Bernardino County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     2. Nora Lillian Adair,   b. 9 Dec 1904, Bells, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1993, Trenton, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. William Adair,   b. Abt 1907, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Carrie Adair,   b. Abt 1910, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary Adair,   b. 1 Apr 1910, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 2004, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     6. Homer Lee Adair,   b. 14 Mar 1913, Altus, Jackson County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1976, Bonham, Fannin County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     7. Pearl Adair,   b. Abt 1916, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Infant Adair,   b. 19 Feb 1916, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1916, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. George Adair, Jr.,   b. Abt 1918, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1977, Bells, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F10741  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Apr 1879 - Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Dec 1960 - Bells, Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bells North Cemetery, Bells, Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Adair, George Columbus ca 1901 with his new wife Cora, and sister-in-law Nora Norwood
    Adair, George Columbus ca 1901 with his new wife Cora, and sister-in-law Nora Norwood
    This is the 1901 wedding photo for George Columbus Adair (son of Albert Adair and Mary M. McLemore) and Cora Norwood. Cora is on his right. Cora's twin sister, Nora Norwood, is to the left.

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Baber, Jeanine-Family Researcher (jeaninebaber@cox.net).

    2. [S33] FamilySearch.org, Texas Deaths, 1890-1976, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/).

    3. [S580] Richardson, Joseph Thomas--Zachariah Dutton Genealogy Web ; http://www.zdutton.org/.