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Judge John Thompson Adair
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1812
Georgia, USA
Death: 1891
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA

Prominent Cherokee in the Nation; assoc Justice, Cherokee Supreme Court; Superintendent, Cherokee Female Seminary. Husb. of Frances Thompson. Marr(2)Penelope Mayfield; parents of Jesse Mayfield; Rachel Louvenia(Faulkner); Walter; Oscar F.; Sarah R.(Starr); John Harrell; Edw.Everett; and Samuel Houston Adair. Son of Walter "Black Wat" & Rachel(Thompson) Adair 
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  Penelope Mayfield Adair (1824 - 1902)*
  Sarah Ruth Adair Starr (1845 - 1886)*
  Walter Adair (1846 - ____)*
  Oscar Fitzaland Adair (1848 - 1923)*
  Walter Adair (1850 - 1851)*
  John Harrell Adair (1855 - 1912)*
  Samuel Houston Adair (1859 - 1950)*
*Calculated relationship
Tahlequah Cemetery
Cherokee County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Patricia Mechling
Record added: Jan 28, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5177873
Judge John Thompson Adair
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Judge John Thompson Adair
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- Vivian Puryear Almand
 Added: Nov. 12, 2014
John Thompson Adair was born December 22, 1812, the son of Walter Adair, a half-breed, and Rachel Thompson daughter of William Thompson, a white man. John was born on Painter's Creek, near Tulula Falls, and received his earliest education at the neighborh...(Read more)
- Alice Huitt Preston
 Added: Aug. 7, 2014

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 Added: Jan. 18, 2012
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