Families – Accepted Spellings

Over the years the spelling of the Clan Lindsay Families names have changed. This makes your genealogy search a little complicated. The following table shows the various spellings recognized by the Clan Lindsay Association, USA as outlined in the Scots Kith & Kin.

Names associated with Clan Lindsay

Affleck

Achenkek
Achinfleck
Achinlek
Achithelege
Achlec
Achleek
Achlek
Achtinlek
Achynlek
Affleck
Afflect
Aflek
Aghlek
Aghleke
Aghynkek
Aquinlek
Athelek
Athinkel
Athinleik
Athinlek
Athlek
Athlyk
Athynlek
Auchenlek
Auchenleck
Auchinlec
Auchinleck
Auchinlek
Auchinlok
Auchlec
Auchleck
Auchlek
Auchynflek
Auchynlek
Authinlect
Authinlek
Auuynlec
Avthinlect
Awchinlecke
Awchiek
Awqwhynleke
Effek
Hauchynlek

Buyers / Byers

Buyers
Byars
Byers
Byres
Byris
Byrs

COBB

Cob
Cobb
Unaccepted spellings:
Cobban
Cobbie

Crawford

Crafford
Crafoard
Crafoord
Craford
Crafort
Crafuirde
Crafurd
Crauffurd
Craufoord
Crauford
Crauforth
Craufurd
Craufurde
Crauuford
Craweford
Crawey
Crawfaird
Crawfeurd
Crawffurd
Crawford
Crawfurd
Crouford

Deuchar / Deuchars

Dequhar
Deuchair
Deuchars
Deuchart
Deucharys
Deucher
Deuchor
Deughar
Deugher
Deuhqwhyr
Deuquhair
Deuquhar
Deuquhare
Deuquhyre
Dewchar
Dewchare
Dewquhar
Dewquhir
Docher
Docker
Doker
Doucher
Doughar
Douquhar
Dowchar
Dowgar
Duchar
Duchir
Duchre
Duquhar
Duquhare
Dwichair
Unaccepted spellings:
Dewar

Downie

Davenie
Dewinny
Dewiny
Dewney
Dewnie
Dewny
Don
Dons
Doun
Douney
Douny
Down
Downe
Downey
Downie
Downy
Downye
Dunny
Duny
Unaccepted spellings:
Downs
Downes

Fotheringham

Fodryngay
Foddringam
Foddrynghame
Foderingay
Foderingam
Foderinghame
Fodinrey
Fodringham
Fodringam
Fodringaym
Fodringgeye
Fodringhay
Fodrungame
Fodryngame
Fodrynghay
Fordringham
Forigham
Foringham
Fothergem
Fotheringhay
Fotheringham
Fotheringay
Fotheringhay
Fotherengam
Fotherenhame
Fothringam
Fothringame
Fothrymgam
Fothrynhame
Fotringham
Fottyngham
Unaccepted spellings:
Fothray

Rhind / Rhynd

Rind
Rinde
Rine
Rinne
Riyin
Rhind
Rhynd
Rhynde
Rhynds
Rynd
Rynde
Unaccepted spellings:
Rhynas
Rhynie
Ryny

Summers

Simeres
Simers
Simmer
Simmers
Somer
Somers
Sommer
Sommers
Somyr
Sovmer
Sumer
Summer
Summers
Summyr
Sumner
Sumners
Sumyr
Symier
Symer
Symers
Symir
Symmer
Symmers
Symour
Unaccepted spellings:
Somerville
Summerville