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Sir James Lindsay

Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Annatland, Angusshire, Scotland
Death: July 22, 1674 (51)
Caroline, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Jerome Lindsay of Annatland and Agnes Lindsay
Husband of Wife of James Fran Lindsey
Father of Caleb Lindsey, l; Joshua Lindsay; Adam Lindsay and William Lindsay
Brother of Annas Lindsay; Margaret Lindsay; Marjory Lindsay; Rachel Lindsay; Alexander Lindsay and 4 others
Half brother of David Lindsay; David Lindsay / Lindsey; Robert Lindsay and Helen Muirhead

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About James Lindsey of Caroline Va

James Lindsay, son of Sir Jerome Lindsay, born in 1650's came to the United States of America in 1674. He was living in Gloucester County, Virginia and owned 300 acres of land. It is not known whom he married, but he had four sons that he brought with him from Scotland and also John Lindsay, who was either his brother or cousin. James had a land grant (1674) for 390 acres in Gloucester County, Birginia (Patents6, 1666-1679 Reel 6, page 549, Virginia State Library, Richmond, Virginia.) His sons were born in Scotland but grew to manhood in Virginia.


  1. +Caleb Lindsay, b. 1664, Scotland159, d. August 20, 1717, St Mary, Essex / Gloucester County, Virginia.
  2. JOSHUA LINDSEY, b. 1666; d. 1720.
  3. ADAM LINDSEY, b. 1668; d. 1751.
  4. WILLIAM LINDSEY, b. 1670.


  1. Quoted from June Hunt's book, "The Family of James Lindsay".....June states; this material was taken from Scott's Peerage by Paul, Pioneers and Makers of Arkansas by Josiah Shinn, Virginia Magazine of Biography and History, Mrs. Kearney's Papers on file in the Mississippi Archives.


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Annatland, Angusshire, Scotland
Age 41
Age 43
VA, United States
Age 45
Essex, Virginia, United States
Age 47
Essex, Virginia, United States
July 22, 1674
Age 51
Caroline, Virginia, United States