John Underhill1

M, b. 11 April 1642, d. December 1692
     John Underhill was Society of Friends. He was born on 11 April 1642 at Killingworth, Oyster Bay, Queens Co. (now), NY. He was the son of Capt. John Underhill and Helena de Hooch. John Underhill married Mary Prior, daughter of Matthew Prior and Mary (?), on 1 October 1668 at Killingworth, Oyster Bay, Queens Co. (now), NY. John Underhill died in December 1692 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY, at age 50.

Children of John Underhill and Mary Prior

Citations

  1. [S20] Joseph Sullivant, A Genealogy and Family Memorial, 369.
  2. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 56.

John Underhill1

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     John Underhill was born at Warwickshire, England. He married Mary Mosely.

Child of John Underhill and Mary Mosely

Citations

  1. [S20] Joseph Sullivant, A Genealogy and Family Memorial, 369.

Capt. John Underhill1

M, b. 1609, d. 21 September 1672
     Note: Founder of the oldest and largest Underhill family in the U. S. and Canada. Born in the Netherlands to English parents, he became a professional soldier and was brought to Massachusetts in 1630 to train the colony’s militia. He resided Boston, MA; Dover, NH; Stamford, CT; New Amsterdam; and Flushing, Southold, Setauket and Oyster Bay, all on Long Island, NY.

Cadet in the Guard of the Prince of Orange 1628, Captain Pequot War 1637, Indian War 1643-4, Anglo-Dutch War 1653. Member General Courts (Legislatures) of Massachusetts Bay and New Haven, Council of New Netherland, and Hempstead Convention of 1665; Selectman of Boston, Governor of Dover, Sheriff of Flushing, High Constable and Undersheriff of North Riding of Yorkshire on Long Island. Author of "Newes from America", 1638.

Attorney for Matinecock Indians who gave him 150 acres near Oyster Bay, named "Killingworth" after his father’s birthplace, and where he lived and lies buried. His family were among the earliest Quakers. First wife Helena de Hooch, second wife Elizabeth Feake (her mother was Anya Seton’s heroine in The Winthrop Woman). Descendants spread up Hudson Valley to Vermont, across New York to Ohio, and throughout the West.

SOURCES and NOTES:

Ambrose Shotwells Our Colonial Ancestors p135 1st column #1;

MARRIAGES:
Torrey - pg 763 - John 1) UNDERHILL &
1/wf Helena deHOOCH
2/wf Elizabeth 2)
FEAKE
Torrey - pg 749 - Henry TOWNSEND &
Deborah 2) UNDERHILL
Torrey - pg 763 - Nathaniel 2) UNDERHILL
& Mary FERRIS [?]
Torrey - pg 763 - David 2) UNDERHILL
& 1/wf .... WRIGHT
& 2/wf Hannah FORMAN
Torrey - pg 15 - Richard ALSOP
& Hannah 2) UNDERHILL
Torrey - pg 682 - Isaac SMITH &
Elizabeth 2) UNDERHILL

Savage vol 4 pg's 358-359.

The 1980 Underhill genealogy makes reference to a well-researched article about the Feakes in the New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Volumes 86-87 (1955-56). Capt. John Underhill was born in 1609 at Bergen-op-Zoom, Netherlands. He was the son of John Underhill and Mary Mosely. Capt. John Underhill married Helena de Hooch, daughter of Willem Jansen de Hooch and Govertgen Emits, on 12 December 1628 at Kloosterkerk, The Hague, Netherlands. Capt. John Underhill immigrated in 1630 to Massachusetts Bay Colony, MA; with the Winthrop fleet. He began military service in 1636 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, Capt. of militia, Pequot War. He lived in 1644 at Kenilworth, Long Island, NY. He married Elizabeth Feake, daughter of Lt. Robert Feake and Elizabeth Fones, in 1658 at Flushing, Queens Co. (now), NY. Capt. John Underhill died on 21 September 1672 at Killingworth, Oyster Bay, Queens Co. (now), NY. He was buried in September 1672 at Underhill Burying Ground, Killingworth, Flushing, Queens (now), NY.

Child of Capt. John Underhill and Helena de Hooch

Children of Capt. John Underhill and Elizabeth Feake

Citations

  1. [S20] Joseph Sullivant, A Genealogy and Family Memorial, 369.

Mary Underhill1

F, b. 1677
     Mary Underhill was born in 1677 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY.1 She was the daughter of John Underhill and Mary Prior.1 Mary Underhill married Wright Frost in 1698.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 56.

Nathaniel Underhill

M, b. 22 February 1663, d. 1710
     Nathaniel Underhill was born on 22 February 1663 at Killingworth, Oyster Bay, Queens Co. (now), NY. He was the son of Capt. John Underhill and Elizabeth Feake. Nathaniel Underhill married Mary Ferris in March 1685. Nathaniel Underhill died in 1710.

Rebecca Underhill

F, b. 24 September 1796, d. 12 March 1877
     Rebecca Underhill was born on 24 September 1796 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY. She was the daughter of George Underhill and Nancy Anne Feeks. Rebecca Underhill married John Underhill, son of John Underhill and Elizabeth Smith, on 7 January 1819. Rebecca Underhill died on 12 March 1877 at Hillsboro, Highland Co., OH, at age 80.1 She was buried in March 1877 at Hillsboro Cemetery, Hillsboro, Highland Co., OH, Findagrave #110312900.

Child of Rebecca Underhill and John Underhill

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 268.

Robert Townsend Underhill

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     Robert Townsend Underhill was the son of George Raymond Underhill and Ann Elizabeth (?) Robert Townsend Underhill married Rolena Allen.

Samuel Underhill1

M, b. 1675, d. 1754
     Samuel Underhill was born in 1675 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY.1 He was the son of John Underhill and Mary Prior.1 Samuel Underhill married Hannah Willets in 1701.1 Samuel Underhill died in 1754.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 56.

Sarah Underhill

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     Sarah Underhill was the daughter of Abraham Underhill and Sarah Townsend.

Sarah Underhill1

F, b. 1740, d. 1760
     Sarah Underhill was born in 1740 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Underhill and Abigail Crooker.1 Sarah Underhill died in 1760 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY, Died unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 71.

Sarah Underhill1

F, b. 1687, d. 1768
     Sarah Underhill was born in 1687.1 She was the daughter of John Underhill and Mary Prior.1 Sarah Underhill married Thomas Pearsall in 1708.1 Sarah Underhill died in 1768.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 56.

Thomas Underhill

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     Thomas Underhill was the son of Abraham Underhill and Sarah Townsend.

Thomas Underhill1

M, b. 1702, d. 1792
     Thomas Underhill was born in 1702 at Matinecock, Long Island, NY.1 He was the son of John Underhill and Elizabeth Willets.1 Thomas Underhill married Sarah Powell in 1733.1 Thomas Underhill died in 1792.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 62.

William Underhill

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     William Underhill was the son of Abraham Underhill and Sarah Townsend. William Underhill married Mary Bailey.

Child of William Underhill and Mary Bailey

William Underhill

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     William Underhill was the son of William Underhill and Mary Bailey. William Underhill married Abigail Wallace.

Child of William Underhill and Abigail Wallace

Alice Underwood

F, b. September 1861, d. 1953
     Alice Underwood was born in September 1861 at Ohio.1 She married George Albert Armstrong, son of Abel Armstrong and Emily Creamer, on 27 March 1892 at Fayette Co., OH. Alice Underwood died in 1953.

Child of Alice Underwood and George Albert Armstrong

Citations

  1. [S263] 1900 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1266; FHL #1241266.

Aulta E. Underwood

F, b. 5 February 1878, d. 23 January 1929
     Aulta E. Underwood was born on 5 February 1878 at Fayette Co., OH. She married Jesse Alman Curp. Aulta E. Underwood died on 23 January 1929 at Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH, at age 50. She was buried in January 1929 at Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH, Findagrave #34137867.

Child of Aulta E. Underwood and Jesse Alman Curp

Clara L. Underwood1

F, b. 25 April 1855, d. 4 August 1888
     Clara L. Underwood was born on 25 April 1855.1 She was the daughter of Dr. I. Underwood and Catharine Hester (?)1 Clara L. Underwood married Frank P. Stover, son of Jacob S. Stover and Sarah Noffsinger, on 3 October 1877, No children.1 Clara L. Underwood died on 4 August 1888 at age 33.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 516.

Darwin Underwood

M, b. 8 June 1911, d. 19 July 1912
     Darwin Underwood was born on 8 June 1911 at Fayette Co., OH. He was the son of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon. Darwin Underwood died on 19 July 1912 at Jefferson Twp., Fayette Co., OH, at age 1.

Donna Marie Underwood

F, b. 15 October 1939, d. 16 May 2021
     Donna Marie Underwood was born on 15 October 1939 at Tulsa Co. (probably), OK; daughter of Alfred Clinton and Vida Marie (Lusk) Underwood.1 She lived between 1985 and 2020 at Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK. She died on 16 May 2021 at age 81.
Note: Donna was married to Fredrich Edgar Dietrich (1936 - 2018) and had children Tina (1961 - 1985), Lisa, and Benita Lynn prior to her Cantonwine children. She was also married during 1976 - 1981 to Grant G. Prothro. She kept the Prothro name for the rest of her life.

Citations

  1. [S3827] 1940 Federal Census, Tulsa County, Oklahoma. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3351.

Eliza Jane Underwood1

F, b. 1817, d. 2 November 1885
     Eliza Jane Underwood was born in 1817 at Virginia (now WV).1 She married Emmer Danford, son of Pvt. William Danford and Elizabeth Moore.1 Eliza Jane Underwood died on 2 November 1885. She was buried in November 1885 at Belmont Ridge Christian Church Cemetery, Belmont Co., OH, Findagrave #73568252.

Child of Eliza Jane Underwood and Emmer Danford

Citations

  1. [S9] 1860 Federal Census, Noble County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 1020; FHL #805020.

Gladys Underwood

F, b. 1 May 1914, d. 20 December 1914
     Gladys Underwood was born on 1 May 1914 at Fayette Co., OH. She was the daughter of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon. Gladys Underwood died on 20 December 1914 at Jefferson Twp., Fayette Co., OH.

Gordon Leroy Underwood1

M, b. 12 November 1929, d. 30 April 2014
     Gordon Leroy Underwood was also known as "Bud". He was born on 12 November 1929 at Fayette Co., OH.1 He was the son of Gordon Thad Underwood and Vivian Alexander.1 Gordon Leroy Underwood married Ellen Smallwood in 1947. Gordon Leroy Underwood died on 30 April 2014 at age 84. He was buried in May 2014 at Washington Cemetery, Washington Court House, Fayette Co., OH.

Citations

  1. [S1302] 1930 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1865; FHL #2341599.

Gordon Thad Underwood1,2

M, b. circa September 1909, d. 19 December 1966
     Gordon Thad Underwood was born circa September 1909 at Jefferson Twp., Fayette Co., OH.1 He was the son of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon.1 Gordon Thad Underwood married Vivian Alexander circa 1928 at Fayette Co. (probably), OH.3 Gordon Thad Underwood died on 19 December 1966 at Washington Court House, Fayette Co., OH.

Children of Gordon Thad Underwood and Vivian Alexander

Citations

  1. [S1609] 1910 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1179; FHL #1375192.
  2. [S1607] 1920 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1379.
  3. [S1610] 1930 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1792; FHL #2341526.
  4. [S1302] 1930 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1865; FHL #2341599.

Dr. I. Underwood1

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     Dr. I. Underwood married Catharine Hester (?).1

Child of Dr. I. Underwood and Catharine Hester (?)

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 516.

Inez May Underwood1

F, b. circa 1907, d. 26 August 1989
     Inez May Underwood was born circa 1907 at Jefferson Twp., Fayette Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon.1 Inez May Underwood married Esta Charles Stewart circa 1927.2 Inez May Underwood died on 26 August 1989 at Putnam Co., OH.

Child of Inez May Underwood and Esta Charles Stewart

Citations

  1. [S1609] 1910 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1179; FHL #1375192.
  2. [S1302] 1930 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1865; FHL #2341599.

Jane Warner Underwood

F, b. 13 February 1813, d. 1910
     Jane Warner Underwood was born on 13 February 1813 at York Co., PA. She was the daughter of Zephaniah Underwood and Hannah Bailey. Jane Warner Underwood married Jacob Downing, son of Thomas Downing and Rebecca Starr, on 11 April 1838 at Centre Co., PA. Jane Warner Underwood died in 1910.

Children of Jane Warner Underwood and Jacob Downing

Janice Leona Underwood1

F, b. 6 February 1913, d. October 1994
     Janice Leona Underwood was born on 6 February 1913 at Jefferson Twp., Fayette Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon.1 Janice Leona Underwood married Edgar Dennewitz circa 1930.2 Janice Leona Underwood died in October 1994 at Pike Co., OH, at age 81 Dates per SSDI, last residence Waverly.

Citations

  1. [S1607] 1920 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1379.
  2. [S1302] 1930 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1865; FHL #2341599.

Jesse Leo Underwood

M, b. November 1885, d. 26 November 1966
     Jesse Leo Underwood was also known as "Lee". He was born in November 1885 at Paint Twp., Fayette Co., OH.1,2 He was the son of Levi Underwood and Sarah E. Eddings.1 Jesse Leo Underwood married Letitia Ronney Gordon, daughter of Eli Gordon and Sarah Jane Smith, on 28 November 1905 at Fayette Co., OH. Jesse Leo Underwood died on 26 November 1966.

Children of Jesse Leo Underwood and Letitia Ronney Gordon

Citations

  1. [S263] 1900 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1266; FHL #1241266.
  2. [S1609] 1910 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1179; FHL #1375192.
  3. [S1607] 1920 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1379.

Katherine Elizabeth Underwood

F, b. 25 November 1891, d. 16 August 1976
     Katherine Elizabeth Underwood was born on 25 November 1891 at Bedford Co., VA. She married Walker K. Underwood. Katherine Elizabeth Underwood died on 16 August 1976 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., NC, at age 84

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Mrs. Katherine Elizabeth Underwood, 84, of 1020 Macgill St, Pulaski, died Monday afternoon in Wesley Lawn Community Hospital in Greensboro, NC. Born Oct. 25, 1891, in Bedford County, she was the daughter of the late Martin Underwood and Mary McDaniel Underwood. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walker K. Underwood, and was a member of Bob White Boulevard Church of God. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Reba Thompson of Washington, DC, and Mrs. Margaret Sutphin of Greensboro, NC; two sons, Henry Underwood of Pulaski and Thomas Underwood of Roanoke; 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. The funeral will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Bob White Boulevard Church of God with the Rev. John Hanks officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. Visiting will be today at Stevens Funeral Home in Pulaski and the family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. this evening.

PULASKI SOUTHWEST TIMES, Tues, Aug 17, 1976.

She was buried in August 1976 at Oakwood Cemetery, Pulaski, Pulaski Co., VA, Findagrave #37036854.

Child of Katherine Elizabeth Underwood and Walker K. Underwood