William Lindsay, 18th Earl of Crawford
Lindsay was the eldest son of John Lindsay, 10th Lord Lindsay of the Byres, 17th Earl of Crawford, and 1st Earl of Lindsay, by his wife, Lady Christian Hamilton, daughter of the Earl of Haddington. William succeeded to the earldoms in 1678. He was a zealous Presbyterian, president of the Convention parliament in 1689, a commissioner of the treasury in 1690, and one of the commissioners for settling the government of the Church of Scotland.
- John Lindsay, 19th Earl of Crawford and 3rd Earl of Lindsay (1672–1713)
- Colonel James Lindsay (died 1707), killed at the Battle of Almansa
- Patrick Lindsay, dsp
- Mosley, Charles, ed. (2003). Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knighthood (107 ed.). Burke's Peerage & Gentry. p. 2343. ISBN 0-9711966-2-1.
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Lee, Sidney, ed. (1903). "Lindsay, William (d.1698)". Index and Epitome. Dictionary of National Biography. Cambridge University Press. p. 779.
- Lee 1903, p. 779.
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