ADAIR, Sir Frederick

1860 - 1915

Sir Frederick Edward Shafto Adair, 4th Bt. was born in London on 26 December 1860, son of Sir Hugh Edward Adair, 3rd Bt. and his wife Harriet Camilla née Adair, daughter of Alexander Adair and Harriet Eliza née Atkinson, on 10 July 1856. He lived at Flixton Hall, Bungay, Suffolk and exhibited a watercolour at the Suffolk Art and Aid Association on 28 October 1908, which won a highly commended card. High Sheriff of Suffolk in 1910 and held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for both Suffolk and Norfolk and was a captain in the Rifle Brigade. He succeeded as the 4th Baronet [U.K., 1838] on 2 March 1902. He died on 8 April 1915 at age 54, he was unmarried. He was the author of 'Sport In Ladakh: Five Letters From The Field'.