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Lindsay Surname History
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- Lindsay last name meaning & etymology
- Lindsay spelling & pronunciation
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Lindsay Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Lindsay can be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lindsay may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Lindsay Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Lindsay come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many western names like Lindsay originate from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Lindsay Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Names like Lindsay change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lindsay were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lindsay. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Lindsay surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Lindsay Family Tree
Here are a few of the Lindsay genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Lindsays
- Corp. T Lindsay
- Richard Lindsay born 1929
- Elizabeth Lindsay born 1893
- Catherine Erb Loring Lindsay born 1856
- Robert Lindsay born 1924
- Earl "Bud" E Lindsay born 1921
- Alexander Lindsay, 3rd Earl of Crawford 1393 - 1446
- Lady Mariota Dunbar Lindsay 1400 - 1476
- David Lindsay 5th Earl of 1st Duke of Montrose Crawford, Montrose 1441 - 1495
- John Lindsay 6th Earl of Crawford Lindsay Crawford, Crawford 1495 - 1513