Andrew Lindsay

14 April 1853–15 April 1936 (Age 83)
Craighall, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Andrew

When Andrew Lindsay was born on 14 April 1853, in Craighall, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Lindsay, was 32 and his mother, Christina Howie, was 29. He married Sarah Jane Thompson on 6 December 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Kilmaurs, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 15 April 1936, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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Andrew Lindsay
Sarah Jane Thompson
Marriage: 6 December 1875
Elizabeth Lindsay
Sarah L. Lindsay
William Thompson Lindsay
Janie Bell Lindsay
Thomas Payne Lindsay
Christina Howie Lindsay
Robert Wright Lindsay
Violet Ryan Lindsay
Dora Southworth Lindsay
Mary Lindsay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · Great North of Scotland Railway
    Age 1
    Being one of the two smallest railways in 1923, the Great North of Scotland Railway carried its first passengers from Kittybrewster to Huntly in 1854. In the 1880s the railways were refurbished to give express services to the suburban parts in Aberdeen. There were junctions with the Highland Railway established to help connect Aberdeenshire, Banffshire and Moray counties. The railway started to deliver goods from the North Sean and from the whisky distilleries in Speyside. With the implementation of bus services and the purchase of the British Railway the Great North of Scotland Railway was discontinued.
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 22
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Lindsey in Lincolnshire, England. This is first found in the form Lindissi, apparently a derivative of the British name of Lincoln . To this was later added the Old English element ēg ‘island’, since the place was virtually cut off by the surrounding fenland. The surname was taken to Scotland at an early date and is the name of an important and powerful Scottish family.Irish: adopted as an equivalent ofvarious Gaelic names (see Lindsey ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Wm Lindsay Family Immigration

    LINDSAY FAMILY Mormon Immigration Index CD-rom LINDSAY, Christiana <1822> John J. Boyd 1862 Age: 40 Origin: Scotland Occ: Widow LINDSAY, Robert <1847> John J. Boyd 1862 Age: 15 Ori …

    Sources (21)

    • Andrew Lindsay, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Andrew Lindsay in entry for Charles W Cole and Violet Ryan Chandler, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Andrew Lindsay in entry for Dora Southworth Lindsay, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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