'Lindsay10'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lindsay of Evelick, Lindsay of Lekoquhy (Lekothy), Lindsay of Montago

                               
William Lindsay of Lekoquhy (d 1468-9)
TSP reports that William had 4 sons : David of Montago (ancestor of the Lindsays of Evelick), Patrick of Lekoquy, Alexander and Walter of Skryne. We follow 'Lives of the Lindsays' which shows the following for the ancestors of the Lindsays of Evelick.
1. William Lindsay of Lekoquhy or Leckothy (dspm 1468)
2. Walter Lindsay of Lekoquhy or Leckothy
  A. David Lindsay of Lekoquhy (d 1497)
i. David Lindsay of Montago (a 1497)
  a. David Lindsay of Montago and Lekoquhy
  (1)+ David Lindsay of Montago and Lekoquhy
  (A) issue - William, James
  (2) Alexander Lindsay
  (A) John Lindsay
  (i) John Lindsay of Montago
  (a) Patrick Lindsay in Lekoquhy
  ((1)) John Lindsay of Evelick (a 1551)
  ((A)) Patrick Lindsay of Evelick
  ((B)) Alexander Lindsay, Bishop of Dunkeld (d 1639/44) - continued below --

 

 

Alexander Lindsay, Bishop of Dunkeld (d 1639/44) - continued above
TCB does not identify the mother of Alexander, father of the 1st Baronet, but the Perthshire Heritage site used to source information on the Bruces of Fingask reports that Barbara married the Bishop and had issue by him. That source also identifies Alexander's 2nd wife. It is an assumption that all of his childen were by Barbara.
m1. (mcrt 15.07.1595) Barbara Bruce (dau of William Bruce of Fingask & Rait)
1. Alexander Lindsay of Evelick (d by 08.11.1665)
  m. Elizabeth Forbes (d 1683, dau of Robert Forbes of Rires) wife of Alexander, presumed mother of ...
  A. Sir Alexander Lindsay, 1st Bart of Evelick (d c1690)
  m1. (mcrt 26.04.1658) Jeane or Marion Fothringham (dau of Thomas Fothringham of Powrie)
  i. Thomas Lindsay, Master of Evelick (dvpsp)
ii. Sir Alexander Lindsay, 2nd Bart of Evelick (bpt 26.02.1660, a 1709)
  m. (mcrt 03.03.1681) ?? Wardlaw (dau of Cuthbert Wardlaw of Balmule)
  a. Sir Alexander Lindsay, 3rd Bart of Evelick (d 06.05.1762)
  m. (mcrt 04.1720) Amelia Murray (d 08.02.1774, dau of David Murray, 5th Viscount Stormont)
  (1) Sir Alexander Lindsay, 4th Bart of Evelick (b c1732, d 06.03.1797)
  m. Susanna Charlotte Long (d 07.07.1818, dau of Samuel Long of Jamaica)
(A) Sir John Lindsay (dvpsp 04.06.1788, Rear Admiral)
  m. (19.09.1768) Mary Milner (d 24.10.1799, dau of Sir William Milner, Bart)
  (B) Sir Charles Scott Lindsay, 5th Bart of Evelick (d unm 06.03.1799)
  iii. Elizabeth Lindsay probably of this generation, of this marriage
  m. George Clephane, younger of Carslogie
  iv. Margaret Lindsay probably of this generation, of this marriage
  m. Alexander Arbuthnot, 4th of Findowrie (b 1658, d 1688)
  m2. (10.07.1679) Rachel Kirkwood
  B. Elizabeth Lindsay --
  m. (1659) Patrick Steuart of Ballechin --
  C. Helen Lindsay probably of this generation
  m. (mcrt 01.10.1663) Robert Campbell, 5th of Glenlyon (d 02.08.1696)
2. Katharine Lindsay
  m. John Lundie or Lundin of that ilk
3. Helen Lindsay
  m. Sir Patrick Hay of Pitfour (d 04.08.1662)
m2. (by 09.06.1636) Nichole Dundas

Main source(s):
(1) Top section : "The Lives of the Lindsays" by Alexander William Crawford Lindsay, 25th Earl of Crawford. Published Wigan 1858, 2nd edition
(2) Lower section : TCB (volume IV, p245)
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