Author:Andrew Jarvise and James Gammack

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The History and Traditions of the Land of the Lindsays, in August Mearns with Notices of Alyth and Meigle

By: Andrew Jarvise and James Gammack

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1882)

Seller ID: J1386

ISBN: 0788413864

Condition: 468 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1882), reprint, 5?x8?, paper, index, 468 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Lindsays are a venerable Scottish family whose lineage can be reliably traced back as far as the 1307, to Sir Alexander Lindsay of Crawford. This text, part gazetteer, part family history, provides a detailed historical and genealogical survey of the family and it's many manors and estates throughout Scotland. Each chapter focuses on a different manor, discussing etymology, architectural development, and the evolution of the landscape from one generation of inhabitants to the next, as related to the expansion and movement of the various family branches. Social and ecclesiastical history ar... View more info