Nancy Blackburn

about 1767–15 September 1842 (Age 75)
Warrington Township, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Nancy

Nancy Blackburn was born about 1767, in Warrington Township, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America. She married Obediah Underwood Sr. in 1785, in Newberry MM, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 15 September 1842, in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Glyde, North Bethlehem Township, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Obediah Underwood Sr.
1763–1810
Nancy Blackburn
1767–1842
Marriage: 1785
William Underwood
1785–1875
Ruth Underwood
1785–1850
Elihu [Underwood]
1790–1864
Nancy Underwood
1793–
Obediah Underwood Jr.
1795–1850
Miss Underwood
1796–
Hannah Underwood
1786–
Lewis Underwood
1789–1868
Jesse Underwood
1789–1855
John Underwood
1790–
Henry Underwood
1800–
Benjamin Underwood
1804–1857
William Underwood
1806–1859

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1785
Newberry MM, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America
children

(13)

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 9

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 9

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 20

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Blackburn, but especially the one in Lancashire, so named with Old English blæc ‘dark’ + burna ‘stream’. The surname is mainly found in northern England.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Underwood, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Web: Pennsylvania, Find A Grave Index, 1682-2012

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