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“The Lindsay Descendants of Gilbert de Ghent” 

Walter Lindsay of Lincoln (b.<1080 d.1139) who accompanied
David of Huntingdon to Scotland before 1116. SNP I-FT11343

91 members, globally dispersed

“Lindseys of Long Marsh, Frederick County, Virginia” 

Edmund Lindsey Sr. b.1697 MD, d. 1782 FrdkCo, VA.  Family SNP likely originated with his father, b.1667, likely from the Portobacco, Maryland Lindseys.  SNP R-FT78036

32 members, American

“Lindsays of Virginia and Nash Co., North Carolina” 

Landy Lindsey b. ca 1740 James City Co, VA

26 members, American

“Lindsays of Servier Co TN and Laclede Co, MO” 

James Lindsey, b. 1818 d. 1879 Sevier Co, TN

11 members, American

“Lindsays of Alabama & Tennessee” 

Zachariah Lindsay, b. 1814 TN or VA, d. 1892 AL

4 members, American

“Linzees of Boston, MA and Hants, England” 

Thomas Linzee, b. 1672, D. 1680 Kingston, Portsea, ENG

2 members, England and Boston

“Lindsays of Jura, Ayr, and Northern Ireland” 

Abe McLeisich, b. 1677 Jura, lived at Lagg, Jura

19 members, globally dispersed

“Lindseys of Rutherford County, NC” 

John Lindsey, b. 1748 Brunswick Co, VA, d. Orange Co NC

23 members, American

“Albemarle Lindseys of North Carolina” CTS4466 (South Irish) 

Dennis Lindsey, of Stafford Co, VA b. 1690 prob. Ireland

10 members, Irish American

“Lindsey descendents Dennis Linchey, Republic of Ireland” 

Dennis Linchey b.1700 Ireland, d. Dennis Lindsey 1762 NC

8 members, Irish American

“Lindsays of Anson County, North Carolina” 

Patrick Lindsay b. abt 1704 of Queen Annes Co, MD

11 members, American

“Lindsays of Fairfax, VA & Thankerton/Covington Lanarkshire” 

Robert Lindsay b.1641, of Northumberland Co. VA

9 members, globally dispersed

“Lindsays of Abbeville District, SC, Northern Ireland & Scotland” 

Samuel Lindsay, b. ca 1810 d. 1882 Oconee Co, GA

7 members, globally dispersed

“Lindsays of Virginia & Republic of Ireland” 

Joseph Lindsay, b. ca 1757, d. 1805 Co Kerry, Ireland

4 members, Irish American

“Lindsays of Pennsylvania, Vermont, Quebec” 

John Lindsay, b. 1771, d. 1839 Liverpool, PA

3 members, North American

“Lindsays of Birker” 

Rev. Alexander Lindsay, 19th cent. Lesmahogow, Lanarkshire

3 members, Scotland

“Lindseys of Brown County, OH” 

Curtis Lindsey, b. 1818 Brown Co, OH, d. 1902 Knox Co, MO

3 members, American

“More Ulster Scot Lindsays of PA” 

Isaiah C Lindsay, b.1807 Blain Cumberland Co.PA,d.1890

2 members, American


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“Lindsays of the East Neuk of Fife” 

David Lindsay, b. ca 1729, Carnbee, Fife

2 members, Scotland