'LZmisc12'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Linskill of North Shields, Linskill of Tynemouth Lodge, Linskill of Whitby, Lind of Gorgie, Lind of Linne, Lizures of Abington

William Linskill of Whitby & North Shields (b 1765-6, d 20.04.1783)
m. (13.10.1754) Jane Pearson (dau/heir of Anthony Pearson of North Shields)
1. Robert Linskill of Whitby (b 09.06.1757, d before 29.09.1790)
2. William Linskill of Tynemouth Lodge, North Shields, Sheriff of Northumberland (b 18.10.1766, d 13.05.1845) had issue
  m. (01.08.1805) Mary Grey (d 21.09.1841, dau of Ralph William Grey of Backworth)
3. Maria Antonia Linskill (b 07.01.1770-1, d 25.01.1843)
  m. (26.11.1795) John Mansell (Captain (later Major))
4.+ other issue - Anthony (b 15.11.1758), John (b 21.08.1760), Anthony (b 29.07.1761), Abigail (b 14.09.1755, d infant), Hannah (b 30.07.1762), Abigail (b 21.06.1764), Esther (b 13.10.1767)



The family of Lind descends from the Lynnes of Lynne (aka Linnes of Linne and Lynns of that ilk) in Ayrshire. Burke mentions that the following James was representative of that family.
James Lind, last of Linne, later of Croftfute
1. ?? Lind
  A. ?? Lind
  A great-grandson of the above James was ...
  i. John Lind
  m. Isabella Boyd (dau of David Boyd of Fougel)
  a. George Lind, 1st of Gorgie (chief magistrate of Edinburgh)
m1. ??
  m2. John Montgomery (dau of Hugh Montgomery of Smithton, cadet of Eglinton)
  (1) Alexander Lind of Gorgie
  m. Helen Allardice (b 1697, d 1746, dau of Sir George Allardice)
  (A) James Lind (physician to King George IV)
  m. Anne Elizabeth Mealy (dau of John Mealy by Elizabeth, dau of Richard Parry of Perveddgods)
  (i) Lucy Maria Lind
  m. Markham Eeles Sherwill (b 1787, son of Markham Eeles S. by "an heiress of the Collet family")
  (ii)+ other issue - Alexander (had issue), Anne, Dorothea
(2) George Lind, Lord Provost of Edinburgh (d unm 1763, MP)
  (3) John Lind (Colonel)
  m1. Anne Semple (dau of John Semple "of the family of Fulwood")
  (A) John Lind (Major General)
  m2. Mary Crawford
  (B)+ other issue - Morris Alexander, George, Mary
  (4) Francis Lind (MD)
  m. Elizabeth Farrer (dau of Major Montague Farrer)
  (5) Katherine Lind probably of this generation
  m. Robert Moubray of Bush & Castlelaw
  (6) daughter
  b.+ other sons



Fitz Lizures or Lisoriis ("came into England with Will. Conq.")
1. William Lizures
  A. Fulk Lizures (a temp Henry I who r. 1100-1135)
  i. William Lizures of Wansford, Abington, etc.
  a. Alice Lizures, heiress of Abington
  m1. Vitalis Engaine
  Their younger son inherited Abington and assumed the name Lizures.
  m2. Humhprey Bassingburn, later of Abington
  B. Agnes Lizures
  m. Henry de Alneto

Main source(s):
(1) For Linskill (uploaded 08.07.19) : 'A History of Northumberland' (vol 8, H.H.E. Craster, 1907, 'Linskill of Tynemouth Lodge', p272)
(2) For Lind (uploaded 08.07.19) : 'The Royal Families' (John Burke, vol 1, 1847, 'Lind and Sherwill', #LXXX)
(3) For Lizures (uploaded 27.09.19) : 'The History and Antiquities of the County of Northampton' (George Baker, vol 1, 1830, 'Engaine, Lizures, Bassingburn, Colvile, Basset, Gernon, &c.', p9)
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