Rachael Underwood

about 1791–
Warrington Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Rachael

When Rachael Underwood was born about 1791, in Warrington Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Michael Underwood, was 27 and her mother, Rachael Underwood, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Michael Underwood
1764–
Rachael Underwood
1769–
Benjamin
1788–
Benjamin Underwood
1788–
Michael Underwood
1789–
Michael
1790–
Rachael Underwood
1791–
Rachel Underwood
1792–
Mary Underwood
1794–
Susanna Underwood
1796–
Margaret Underwood
1798–
Mary Underwood
1793–
Susanna Underwood
1795–
Margaret Underwood
1797–

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World Events (3)

1791

Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

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After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 0

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near or in a wood, from Middle English under + wude, wode ‘wood’, or a habitational name from any of various places so named, for example in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and the former county of Ayrshire (from Old English under + wudu).

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

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