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Sophia (Seton) Lindsay (abt. 1590 - abt. 1640)

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Sophia Lindsay formerly Seton
Born about in Fifeshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married (to ) in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died about [location unknown]
Seton-105 created 19 Apr 2013 | Last modified
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Lady Sophia Seton was born about 1590[citation needed] the daughter of Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline and Lilias Drummond.[1]

She married Sir David Lindsay, 1st Lord Lindsay of Balcarres, son of John Lindsay of Balcarres, Lord Menmuir and Marion Guthrie, on 16 February 1611/12 at Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.[1]

From 16 February 1611/12, her married name became Lindsay.

She died about 1640.[citation needed] [2]

Child of Lady Sophia Seton and Sir David Lindsay, 1st Lord Lindsay of Balcarres

Alexander Lindsay, 1st Earl of Balcarres+[1] b. 6 Jul 1618, d. 30 Aug 1659


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 376.
  2. Entered by Charles Walter, Apr 19, 2013



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On 28 Sep 2013 at 16:25 GMT R. (Geleick) G. wrote:

Sonja do you have a source for the data of death?

On 27 Sep 2013 at 14:21 GMT Sonja Ratliff wrote:


Sophia was the daugher of Alexander Seton and Lillias Drummond. She died March 1640.

Sophia is 19 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 16 degrees from Joseph Broussard, 24 degrees from Helmut Jungschaffer and 11 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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