David Lindsay, 1st Earl of Crawford (c. 1360–1407) was a Scottish peer. Events Treaty of Brétigny King Valdemar Atterdag of Denmark seizes Scania (from 1658 a Swedish province). ... Events November 20 - A solemn truce between John, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of Orléans is agreed under the auspicies of John, Duke of Berry. ... The Peerage of Scotland is the division of the British Peerage for those peers created in the Kingdom of Scotland before 1707. ...
He married Elizabeth Stewart, daughter of King Robert II and they had seven children: Robert II (March 2, 1316 â April 19, 1390), king of Scotland, called the Steward, a title that gave the name to the House of Stewart (or Stuart). ...
Lindsays served as the Earl of Crawford (the parish in Lanarkshire) beginning with Sir James Lindsay in 1398.
Crawford (Lindsay) continually ravaged the lands of the church at St. Andrews to weaken the ability of the King to prosecute Douglas.
On 2 April 1578 Thomas Crawford of Jordanhill, a member of the household of Lord Darnley (husband of Queen Mary), captured Dunbarton Castle for James VI in a raid reminiscent of the era of William Wallace.
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