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Welcome to Adair ...

So far, we have found very little information about Adair. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Adair to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Adair, please Contact Us.


Adair would have been located within present day Adair County.

The location of Adair has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Adair is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Adair was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Adair still existed, it would have been in the (660) area code.

Communities Also Named Adair ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Adair - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee and Texas (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adair.

Communities near Adair ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adair.

  • Kirksville [Adair County]
  • Memphis [Scotland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis
    • Memphis [Scotland County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Adair
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis
  • La Plata [Macon County]
  • Edina [Knox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edina
    • Edina [Knox County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast of Adair
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edina
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Queen City [Schuyler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queen City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Queen City
      • Queen City [Schuyler County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Adair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queen City
    • Greentop [Schuyler County]
    • Novinger [Adair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Novinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Novinger
      • Novinger [Adair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the west of Adair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Novinger
    • Downing [Schuyler County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Downing
      • Downing [Schuyler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the north of Adair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downing
    • Brashear [Adair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brashear have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brashear
      • Brashear [Adair County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south of Adair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brashear
    • Hurdland [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurdland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurdland
      • Hurdland [Knox County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Adair
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurdland

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adair. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adair.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adair. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adair.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adair. See our Newspapers Page for Adair.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Adair County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Adair, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adair - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adair) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adair. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2523, Longitude: -92.3766       In this case, the coordinates for Adair have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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