Israel Underhill

1757–9 August 1825 (Age 68)
Cedar Swamp, Nassau, New York, United States

The Life of Israel

When Israel Underhill was born in 1757, in Cedar Swamp, Nassau, New York, United States, his father, Abraham Underhill, was 41 and his mother, Dinah Willets, was 37. He married Mary Wright on 6 August 1777, in Westbury, North Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 9 August 1825, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Israel Underhill
1757–1825
Mary Wright
1757–1834
Marriage: 6 August 1777
Samuel Underhil
1778–
Sarah Underhill
1780–1864
Phebe Underhill
1780–1866
Charles Underhill
1783–1843
Isaac Underhill
1789–1832
Mary Underhill
1791–1868
Hannah Underhill
1793–1847
Willetts Underhill
1796–1870
Elisabeth Underhill
1798–1857
Rebecca Underhill
1801–1888

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1777
Westbury, North Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Underhill

    Male1716–Male

    Female1720–1770Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (6)

1776

Age 19

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

Age 19

New York is the 11th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 37

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill, or a habitational name from Underhill in Devon, named from Old English under ‘under’ + hyll, or from Underhill in Kent, named from Old English under + helde ‘slope’.

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

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