Lindsey Family History
Lindsey Surname History
This Lindsey history and genealogy page contains the accumulated history of the Lindsey last name made up of user-contributed content from users like you. Lindsey family history has a rich and complex origin whose details are beginning to be understood by Lindsey family researchers. The Lindsey family name is an old heredity that has migrated all across the world for many generations, and as the name Lindsey has spread, it has evolved making its origin challenging to piece together.
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The evolution of Lindsey starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the early generations of a name there have been different spellings of that name simply because last names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was common for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Lindsey name may have changed with them. Lindsey families have travelled across various regions all throughout history.
Lindsey country of origin
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The nationality of Lindsey may be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Lindsey may be in dispute as result of whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Lindsey
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The meaning of Lindsey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. A lot of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many modern names like Lindsey originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- Janet Lindsey 1528 - 1569
- Joseph Lindsey 1837 - ?
- Patrick Lindsay 6th Lord LINDSAY Lindsay, Byres 1521 - 1589
- Lt. Lindsey
- Sir John De Lindsey Lindsay 1293 - ?
- Nebraska "Puss" Kansas M. Lindsey 1856 - 1952
- Thomas Lindsey 1765 - ?
- Elizabeth C. Lindsey 1848 - 1872
- Dora Lindsey
- Alice M. Hopkins Lindsey 1869 - ?
- Harriet Lindsey Campbell 1642 - ?
- Elizabeth Lindsey
- John F. Lindsey
- Maxine Willey Lindsey
- J. Lee Lindsey
- Mary Katherine Countess Of Crawford & Cavendish Balcarres 1903 - 1994
- Dewey Lindsey
- THELMA LINDSEY 1913 - ?
- Sarah Lindsey 1675 - 1733
- Joshua Lindsey 1756 - ?
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Famous people named Lindsey
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Lindsey
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Lindsey. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Lindsey family
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Lindsey spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Lindsey were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lindsey. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Lindsey family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Names like Lindsey change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and eras across time.