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Lindsay Surname DNA Project Group 2 Researchers

We are fortunate to have a talented group of folks researching our ancestors.  Click on a number in the chart or scroll down to see who is working on your ancestor. If you would like to be included here,  please contact Susan Grabek.  More information about each of the lineages listed below is given on the Lineages page.
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0018            
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Jacob Lindsey b. April 8, 1812 Athens, Georgia, d. ? Athens. Georgia.  This Lindsey lineage is thought to have migrated from Scotland to Spartanburg, South Carolina (land grant) circa 1660-1700.  The Scottish immigrant is thought to be Patrick Lindsey.
  
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:
Susan Grabek
  
 
Lindsay Code No.: L0028

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: David Lindsey b. ca. 1750, d. ca. 1836 in Shelby County, Alabama.  David Lindsey married Mary Casey.  David and Mary Casey Lindsey had the following children: Thomas, Rachel, Huldah, John, Lydia, Elizabeth, Elijah, David, Mary, Joseph, James, and Rebecca.  L0028 descends from David Lindsey's son, John (b. ca. 1777), and from John Lindsey's son, James Spencer Lindsey, b. April 19, 1833 Talladega County, Alabama, d. June 5, 1910 Leton, Louisiana.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:  Theresa Lindsey    Susan Grabek

  
 
Lindsay Code No.: L0029

Surname of Participant: Lindsey

Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: Thomas Lindsey b. ca. 1740-45 in Virginia, d. 1815 in Newberry Co., South Carolina. Thomas married Lydia King, the daughter of Charles King and Charity Pennington King.  Thomas and Lydia had the following children: Isaac (married Esther Lindsey), Charles (married Mary Bennett), Jacob (married Elizabeth Sheppard), Jared, John, Samuel (married Ann/Nancy Sherrer), Charity (married John Gould), Polly (married George Wells), Alce, and Keziah.  L0029 descends from Thomas Lindsey's son, Samuel.  Samuel, b. 1773, d. 1812, had children named Thomas, James, Lydia, and Samuel.

 
It is believed, but not proven, that Thomas Lindsey (ca 1740-45 - 1815) was a son of John Lindsey Sr. (b. ca. 1700) and his wife, Alce.  John Lindsey Sr. moved from Frederick Co., VA to Newberry Co., SC ca. 1768, and he died there in 1786.  John Lindsey wrote a will in 1783 in which he named his children: James, Sarah Speakes, John, Abigail Wells, Thomas, Samuel, and a daughter married to Gerrard Smith.

 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Susan Grabek
 
 
Lindsay Code No.: L0030
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Thomas Lindsey b. 1768 Montgomery County, Georgia, d. 1816 Kennaesaw, Georgia, buried Cook County, Georgia; married 1794, Hester Ann Clark (April 13, 1774 GA - July 4, 1874 Cook County, GA).
 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Gwen Robinson

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0038
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Hezekiah Lindsay b. 1747 Pennsylvania, d. February 16, 1826 Clermont County, New Richmond, Ohio.  Hezekiah Lindsay married Eliza Fisher d. ? Clermont County, New Richmond, Ohio.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Marva Hoffmeyer
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0044
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: John Lindsey b.1847 Texas, d. ca 1906 Lincoln Parish, Vienna, Louisiana.
 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Susan Grabek

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0045

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: Jacob Lindsey, b. ca. 1780-1790 South Carolina, d. ca. 1838 Cobb Co., GA.  Jacob married Elizabeth, b. ca. 1798 in SC.  Children of Jacob and Elizabeth Lindsey included David, b. 1815 SC; Lawson H., b. ca. 1820 SC; Jackson J., b. ca. 1831 GA; Green Augustus, b. ca. 1838 GA; and a daughter Lucinda, b. ca. 1827, who married Lawson Kiser.  L0045 descends from David Lindsey, b. 1815, who married Sarah and had children named Jacob Parks, David, Francis Marion, George Luther, Martha, and James J. "JJ" Lindsey.  David Lindsey died October 26, 1862 in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Carl G. Lindsey     Brett Lindsey     Joyce Lindsey Cline

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0046

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: James Lindsey b. ca. 1795 Georgia, d. 1881 Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.  James Lindsey married Sebro/Sebrew (maiden name unknown).  James and Sebro had nine known children, including John Monroe Lindsey, the ancestor of DNA participant L0046.  John M. (Monroe) Lindsey was born May 30, 1830 and he died April 26, 1919 in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.  John Monroe Lindsey married Catherine Daniel.  Other children of James and Sebro Lindsey included: Elizabeth, married Wilson Hood; Mary Ann, married Thomas A. Patterson; Sarah Ann, married William R. Brown; Lucinda, married Jesse Harrison Pate; Sebrew, married Jefferson Pate; James M., married Emeline Elizabeth Hych; Malissa M., married John Skelton; and Major, who married Sarah Doughty.  It is believed, but not yet proven, that the father of James Lindsey (ca 1795 GA - 1881 AL ) was Elijah Lindsey, who died in Wilkes Co., GA ca. 1815.



This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:
Susan Grabek
 
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0047

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: James Lindsey b. by 1775, migrated from SC to Wilkinson Co., GA abt. 1814.  James married Sarah (maiden name unknown), and they had two sons; Isaac b. abt. 1807, who married Martha Moore; and John b. abt. 1820, who married Susan Matilda Moore ca. 1845 in Wilkinson County, GA.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Betty Faye Lawton     Susan Grabek
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0059
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Joshua Lindsey b. 1799 Kentucky, d. bef. 1855 White County, Indiana, married Sarah (Sally) Johnson, March 8, 1823 in Lawrence Illinois.  The children of Joshua Lindsey & Sarah Johnson were Sally, Martha, Mary, John, Elizabeth, Louisa, Joshua, George M., Samuel and William Tipton Lindsey.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:
Marsha Daly    Susan Grabek
 
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0083

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Stephen Lindsey b. ca 1775 Virginia, d. Sept. 7, 1864 Fulton County, Illinois, married Rachel Reynolds Dec. 1798 in Campbell County, Kentucky.  The children of Stephen Lindsey & Rachel Reynolds were, Nathan (b. circa 1802 KY), James (died circa age 18), Jonah (b. Ohio), Jacob, Phoebe (m. Mr. Lovell), Reuben, Stephen, Hannah (m. Mr. Stoops) & Hezekiah.  The migration path for Stephen Lindsey (1775 Virginia - 1864 Illinois) was his marriage and time in Campbell County, Kentucky to Clermont County, Ohio to Fulton County, Illinois.  In an October 17, 1843 deposition by Stephen Lindsey (1775 VA - 1864 IL), he states, in 1782, he went to live, at age 7 or 8, with his maternal aunt, Ruth Beasley Dollar & her husband William Dollar, in Berkeley County, Virginia.  Inferring the maiden name of Beasley, for the mother of Stephen Lindsey, provides a possibly connection to Edmond Lindsey (Long Marsh-now Clarke County, Virginia Lindseys), b. 1697 who married Elizabeth Beasley in Baltimore Co. MD in 1724.  This could imply that Edmond Lindsey & Elizabeth Beasley were the grandparents or great-uncle/aunt of Stephen Lindsey.  DNA participant L0083 descends from the lineage of Nathan Lindsey, eldest son of Stephen Lindsey (1775 VA - 1864 IL).

 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: James Lindsey  


Lindsay Code No.: L0102
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Jacob Abrell Lindsey b. October 15, 1806 Bibb County, Georgia, d. December 26, 1876 Mississippi, m. Emmaline C. J. Hamilton January 1, 1860.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Carmen Davis

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0115
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Thomas Jefferson Lindsey b. Jan. 21, 1791 Wilks County, Georgia, d. Oct. 2, 1861 Brownsboro, Texas, m. Bathsheba Sudduth.  It is believed that the father of Thomas Jefferson Lindsey was Jacob Lindsey (1740-1818) who married Elizabeth Abrell.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Jerry Brooks
 
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0136

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: Elijah Lindsey, b. by 1766, probably in Frederick Co., VA.  Elijah first appeared in Wilkes Co., GA records in 1787.  Elijah died ca. 1815 in Wilkes Co., leaving a widow, Dicey, and sons named John, Jacob, James, and Archibald.  Elijah also had a daughter who married William Andres.  DNA participant L0136 descends from Elijah's son, John Lindsey, b. ca. 1792, who married Catherine Flemister in Wilkes Co., GA in 1813.  John Lindsey later lived in Jasper Co., GA, where he died after 1860.  Archibald Lindsey moved from Wilkes Co., GA to Tuscaloosa Co., AL, where he married Mary Brown in 1829.  Archibald and Mary later lived in Attala Co., MS.  It is possible that Elijah's son, James Lindsey, was the man who later lived in Tuscaloosa Co., AL near Archibald Lindsey.  James Lindsey, of Tuscaloosa County, AL, is the ancestor of DNA Group 2 participant, L0046

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Carl L. Lindsey

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0138
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: Abraham Lindsey, b. by 1723 likely in Maryland, d. after 1790 SC or GA, married unknown.  Abraham had a son John Lindsey (ca 1749 VA - 1810 Maury County, Tennessee) who is the ancestor of L0138.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Betty Collier 

 
Lindsay Code No.: L0156
Surname: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor: Edmund Lindsey, Sr. b. ca. 1697, probably in Maryland, d. after 1782 in Frederick Co., VA.  Edmund Lindsey married Elizabeth Beasley in St. Georgeís Parish, Baltimore Co., MD on Feb. 20, 1725.  Documented children of Edmund and Elizabeth are John, b. 1731 and Jacob Lindsey Sr., b. by 1746.  #L0156 descends from Jacob Lindsey Jr., b. 1778 in VA, d. 1857 in Jones Co., GA.  It is believed that Edmund Lindsey Sr.ís father may have been Edmund Lindsey, b. ca. 1665 in Charles Co., MD, d. 1709 in Cecil Co., MD.
 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Betty Collier       Bernie Lindsey      Carl L. Lindsey      Susan Grabek 
 
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0164

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Proven Progenitor: David Lindsey b. ca. 1750, d. ca. 1836 in Shelby County, Alabama.  David Lindsey married Mary Casey.  David and Mary Casey Lindsey had the following children: Thomas, Rachel, Huldah, John, Lydia, Elizabeth, Elijah, David, Mary, Joseph, James, and Rebecca.  L0164 descends from David Lindsey's son, John (b. ca. 1777), and from John Lindsey's son, James Spencer Lindsey, b. April 19, 1833 Talladega County, Alabama, d. June 5, 1910 Leton, Louisiana.

 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:  Theresa Lindsey    Susan Grabek
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0170

Surname of Participant: Lindsey
Earliest Known Progenitor:  Stephen Lindsey b. ca 1775 Virginia, d. Sept. 7, 1864 Fulton County, Illinois, married Rachel Reynolds Dec. 1798 in Campbell County, Kentucky.  The children of Stephen Lindsey & Rachel Reynolds were, Nathan (b. circa 1802 KY), James (died circa age 18), Jonah (b. Ohio), Jacob, Phoebe (m. Mr. Lovell), Reuben, Stephen, Hannah (m. Mr. Stoops) & Hezekiah.  The migration path for Stephen Lindsey (1775 Virginia - 1864 Illinois) was his marriage and time in Campbell County, Kentucky to Clermont County, Ohio to Fulton County, Illinois.  In an October 17, 1843 deposition by Stephen Lindsey (1775 VA - 1864 IL), he states, in 1782, he went to live, at age 7 or 8, with his maternal aunt, Ruth Beasley Dollar & her husband William Dollar, in Berkeley County, Virginia.  Inferring the maiden name of Beasley, for the mother of Stephen Lindsey, provides a possibly connection to Edmond Lindsey (Long Marsh-now Clarke County, Virginia Lindseys), b. 1697 who married Elizabeth Beasley in Baltimore Co. MD in 1724.  This could imply that Edmond Lindsey & Elizabeth Beasley were the grandparents or great-uncle/aunt of Stephen Lindsey.  DNA participant L0170 descends from the lineage of Hezekiah Lindsey, b. ca. 1823, youngest son of Stephen Lindsey (1775 VA - 1864 IL).

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: James Lindsey  
 
 
Lindsay Code No.: L0173
Participant Surname: Lindsay
Earliest Known Progenitor: Benjamin F. Lindsey, Jr, b.1824 Monroe County, Georgia, d. December 8, 1856 Dale County, Clopton, Alabama, m. Mary E Jordan, May 11, 1851, Crawford County, Georgia.
 
This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:
 

Lindsay Code No.: L0183

Surname of Participant: Lindsey

Earliest Known Progenitor: James Suddeth Lindsey, b. 1812 Wilkes County, Georgia, d. February 4, 1852 Cherokee County, Texas, m. Mariah Files

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by:

Lindsay Code No.: L0203

Surname of Participant: Lindsey

Earliest Known Progenitor: James Robert Lindsey, b. June 6, 1849 Lauderdale County, Mississippi, d. August 18, 1934, m. Roxey Ann Braswell.

This Lindsey lineage is being researched by: Paula Carter Davis