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George Underwood

spouse: Mildred RUCKER

NAME.................... George UNDERWOOD
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 1740 Madison Co VA
MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. unk
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... abt 1794 Greenbrier Co VA
PARENTS NAME............ Nathan UNDERWOOD and Elizabeth ANDERSON
GRANDPARENTS............ Nathan UNDERWOOD and Diana

> WIFE.................. Mildred RUCKER
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 1751
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... aft 1794 Greenbrier Co VA
PARENTS NAME............ James RUCKER and Margaret ELZAPHAN

CHILDREN................ 5 children

 notes: George was in the VA Militia in 1781.

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* CHILD 1............... Reuben UNDERWOOD b 1764 Madison Co VA
MARRIED................. Sarah (Sally) McCARTY on 27 AUG 1792 Greenbrier Co VA
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 1848 Bath Co KY
CHILD 1................. 1. James H. UNDERWOOD
                         2. Gideon UNDERWOOD b abt 1798 KY
                              m Mary HAM
                                             b abt 1800 KY
                               1. Harvey UNDERWOOD
                                    m Elizabeth OFFILL
                               2. Cordelia UNDERWOOD b 1842 KY
                               3. Malinda  UNDERWOOD b 1843 KY
                             (Gideon and family lived in Olive Hill, Carter Co KY)
                         3. Margaret (Peggy) UNDERWOOD b abt 1805 Montgomery Co KY
                                                       d FEB 1872 St Clair Co MO
                              m Willis UNDERWOOD 29 NOV 1823 Greenup Co KY
                               (son of James UNDERWOOD and Sarah THOMPSON) 
                                                       b 1798/1799 Greenup Co KY
                                                       d FEB 1872 St Clair Co MO
                                 (both buried Lewellen Cem, St. Clair Co MO)
                              1. Margaret UNDERWOOD b Greenup Co KY
                                              (stillborn)
                              2. Elizabeth Ann (Betsy) UNDERWOOD b MAR 1827 Greenup Co KY
                                                      d aft JUN 1905 Wyalusing, Grant Co WI.
                                  Note: Never married. 1850 Federal census listed that
                                        she could neither read nor write. 1900 Federal
                                        census she is listed as living with her widowed
                                        sister, Sarah Hill.
                              3. Sarah UNDERWOOD b DEC 1828 Greenup Co KY
                                                 d bef 1910 prob Wyalusing, Grant Co WI
                                   m Jerome A. HILL
                                                 d 13 APR 1894 Wyalusing, Grant Co WI
                              4. Matilda UNDERWOOD b abt 1830 Greenup Co KY
                                                   d abt 1870 St Clair Co MO
                                   m Dawson WINN abt 1850 Wyalusing, Grant Co MO
                                                   b 18 NOV 1828 Thirsk, Yorkshire ENG
                                                   d 29 OCT 1908 St Clair Co MO
                                      son of Thomas WINN and Mary COSSINS
                                     (after Matildas death, Dawson married 1874 Mary TURNER,
                                      widow of Bembridge UNDERWOOD (no.10 below) and had
                                      5 children together)
                              5. George UNDERWOOD b 24 APR 1833 Greenup Co KY
                                                  d Bef 1880 prob Wyalusing, Grant Co WI
                                   m Elizabeth BARCE 2 MAR 1859 Wyalusing, Grant Co WI
                                                  b 15 AUG 1840 Germany
                              6. Rebecca UNDERWOOD b abt 1836 Greenup Co KY
                                                   d 8 DEC 1874 St. Clair Co MO
                                  Note: Never married.  Old family notes say that
                                        her lover was killed in the war. Estate paper
                                        filed for her in St. Clair County, MO August 7, 1877.
                                        Buried in Lewellen Cem.
                              7. Mary S. UNDERWOOD b abt 1837 Greenup Co KY
                                   m Daniel A. PARKER
                                                   b  1 MAR 1832 Grant Co WI
                                                   d 20 SEP 1907 Fennimore, Grant Co WI
                                     Note: Family stories say that Mary S. Underwood may
                                           have been put in a mental institution.
                              8. Maranda UNDERWOOD b abt 1839 Carter Co KY
                                   m Jesse POTTS 25 FEB 1874 Henry Co MO
                              9. Harrison UNDERWOOD b OCT 1840 Olive Hill, Carter Co KY
                                                    d aft 10 SEP 1909
                                   m Elizabeth HARDY 1 SEP 1867 St Clair Co MO
                                                    b 31 JUL 1848 NJ
                                                    d 15 MAY 1907 Rapid City, Pennington Co SD
                             10. Bembridge UNDERWOOD b abt 1843 Carter Co KY d unk
                                   m Mary Malvina TURNER 1 DEC 1866 St Clair Co MO
                                                     b 24 SEP 1848 Johnson City, St Clair Co MO
                                                     d 14 DEC 1928
                                     dau of Martin Dee TURNER and Emily Ann GILLIAM
                                    buried Concord Cem, Westfield, St Clair Co MO
                                     6 children
                             11. Emily UNDERWOOD b 23 OCT 1847 Wyalusing, Grant Co WI
                                                 d 14 FEB 1910 Madera, Madera Co CA
                                  m Joseph Parent GALEENER 7 JUN 1874 St Clair Co MO
                                                 b 13 DEC 1850 Neave Twp, Darke Co OH
                                                 d  5 OCT 1928 Madera, Madera Co CA
                             12. James UNDERWOOD b Greenup Co KY
                                  note: Died on his way to get married.
                             13. Deborah UNDERWOOD b Greenup Co KY

                       4. Anna UNDERWOOD
                       5. Midia (Milly) UNDERWOOD

 Sources: 1820/1850/1855(state)/1860/1870 Census
          Land Records

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* CHILD 2............... James UNDERWOOD b abt 1766 Madison Co VA
MARRIED................. Sarah (Sally) THOMPSON 13 SEP 1793 Greenbriar Co VA
                            b 1770 Greenbrier Co VA
                            d aft 1830 Nicholas Co VA
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... aft 1830 Nicholas Co VA
CHILD 2................. 1. Willis UNDERWOOD b 1798/1799 Greenup Co KY
                                             d FEB 1872 St. Clair Co MO
                            m. Margaret (Peggy) UNDERWOOD
                        (daughter of Reuben UNDERWOOD and Sarah McCARTY)
                               Children.. 13 children (see above)

                         2. Sarah UNDERWOOD b abt 1803 Madison Co VA
                             m Squire HUGHES 30 NOV 1823 KY

                         3. Lucretia UNDERWOOD b 1806 WV d Nicholas Co WV
                               m _ UNDERWOOD
                                   1. Andrew Jackson UNDERWOOD b 1829 Nicholas Co WV
                                      m Louisa unk 1860
                                   2. James UNDERWOOD b 1833 Nicholas Co WV
                                      m Sara unk
                                   3. Pheby UNDERWOOD b 1836
                                   4. Virginia UNDERWOOD b 1840 Nicholas Co WV
                                      m Curly WILLIS 1 JUN 1859 Nicholas Co WV
                                                      b 1838
                                   5. Henry UNDERWOOD b 1843
                                   6. Robert UNDERWOOD b 31 AUG 1848 Nicholas Co WV
                                                       d 24 JUN 1929 Gilboa, Nicholas Co WV
                                      m Joannah Angeline SHAMBLIN 1875
                                                       b    AUG 1851
                                                       d 16 JAN 1931 Clay Co WV
                                          dau of David SHAMBLIN & Charlotte PIERSON
                                         (Robert & Joannah buried Underwood Cem
                                          Nicholas Co WV)
                                        13 children

                         4. James Mansfield UNDERWOOD b  7 FEB 1807 Madison Co VA
                                                      d 24 MAY 1889 Carter Co KY
                               m Permilia (Amelia) WALKER 26 NOV 1829 Nicholas Co WV
                                            b  1 JAN 1806
                                    dau of Elverton P.WALKER and Margaret McGAHEE
                                1. Alamander UNDERWOOD b 26 AUG 1830 d 12 NOV 1914
                                      (Sgt., 14th KY Cavalry, Union)
                                    m America Elvira OFFILL 22 AUG 1855 Carter Co KY
                                                       b 3 JUL 1833 d 5 NOV 1908
                                       (both buried Underwood Cem Carter Co KY)
                                2. William UNDERWOOD b 30 JAN 1833
                                    m Ethelda Jane ERVIN 22 JAN 1863 Carter Co KY
                                3. Silas UNDERWOOD b 21 SEP 1834
                                    m Margaret OFFILL 15 SEP 1858 Carter Co KY
                                4. Clarinda UNDERWOOD b 13 MAY 1837
                                    m James YOUNG 20 Jun 1855 Carter Co KY
                                5. Rebecca Jane UNDERWOOD b 12 JUN 1838
                                    m Francis PROCTOR 10 MAR 1869 Carter Co KY
                                6. Olive UNDERWOOD b 19 JUN 1840 d 3 MAR 1906
                                    m Alexander WALKER 24 FEB 1860 Carter Co KY
                                7. Ellen (Eleanor) UNDERWOOD b 1842
                                    m unk EVAN
                                8. Mary (Margaret) UNDERWOOD b 1844
                                    m unk YOUNG
                                9. James Mansfield UNDERWOOD b 1846 d 23 NOV 1926 Menard Co IL

                         5. George Washington UNDERWOOD b 1809 Madison VA
                                                        d 16 OCT 1879 Carter Co KY
                               m1 Margaret WALKER 6 MAR 1833 Nicholas Co WV
                                   dau of Elverton P.WALKER and Margaret McGAHEE
                                  7 children
                               m2 Rebecca Jane PARRISH 30 APR 1849 Carter Co KY
                                  6 children
                               m3 unk RICHARDS aft 1870 Carter Co KY

                         6. Phebe UNDERWOOD b 1811 Madison VA

                         7. Rebecca UNDERWOOD b 1813 Madison VA d 24 OCT 1852 Carter Co KY
                                  (disease of spleen, Dr. Isaac Dilly attending)
                                m Joseph YOUNG 2 FEB 1832 Nicholas Co WV

                         8. Stephen UNDERWOOD b 1815 Madison VA
                                m Edith (Eady) GOODMAN
                                              b 1818 KY
                                  1. Emaline UNDERWOOD b 1848 d 15 SEP 1852 Carter Co KY
                                       (died from flux, Dr. Isaac Dilly attending)
                                  2. Asa UNDERWOOD b 10 NOV 1853 Carter Co KY

                         9. Elizabeth Jane UNDERWOOD b 1817 Madison Co VA
                               m Thomas A.SHUMATE
                                1. George W. SHUMATE b 4 SEP 1853 Carter Co KY

 notes: child 3; some information obtained from Tresa Underwood
        child 4; Descendents of Elverton P. WALKER

        Marriage record of James UNDERWOOD and Sarah THOMPSON
          - LDS film #193611
        1850 Nicholas Co WV (Alamander UNDERWOOD, 19, laborer w/George BELL family)
        1860 Carter Co KY
        1880 Monroe Co MO, Pg 530D (Stephen UNDERWOOD)
        Carter Co KY Vital Records, Microfilm # V158-4
        Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950

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* CHILD 3............... Berriman UNDERWOOD b abt 1767 Greenbrier Co VA 
MARRIED................. Jane HUMPHREYS 1 JUN 1795 Greenbrier Co VA
                                            b abt 1775 Greenbrier Co VA
                                            d aft 1812 Mad River Twsp
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 1812 Mad River Twsp Champaign Co OH
CHILD 3.................

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* CHILD 4............... Jehu UNDERWOOD b 1780 Madison Co VA
MARRIED................. Elizabeth (Betsy) RICHARDS 14 SEP 1791 Greenbrier Co VA
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 1828 Bloomfield Bath Co KY
CHILD 4................. 1. George  UNDERWOOD b 1792 VA d 1808 VA
                         2. James   UNDERWOOD b 30 SEP 1794 VA d 24 DEC 1876 Ralls Co MO
                              m Elizabeth BURBRIDGE
                               7 children

                         3. Jala (Jaily)UNDERWOOD b  7 NOV 1797 Owensville, Bath Co KY
                                                  d 20 SEP 1882
                             m Robert KELSOE 4 APR 1816 Montgomery Co Ky

                         4. William UNDERWOOD b 15 MAR 1803 KY d 12 APR 1868 MO
                              m Jemima RICHARDS
                               1. Marion F. UNDERWOOD b Abt 1831 KY d Bef 1865 MO
                                   m Annie Elizabeth SHROUT b 12 NOV 1841
                                    1. Jemima UNDERWOOD b Abt 1858
                                    2. Beauregard UNDERWOOD b Abt 1859
                                    3. Francis Marion UNDERWOOD b Abt 1860

                         5. John UNDERWOOD b 1804 Greenbrier Co WV d 1851 CA
                              m Mary ELY
                               1. Benjamin UNDERWOOD b Abt 1831 MO d 1853 MO/CA
                               2. Jehu UNDERWOOD b 4 APR 1834 Perry, Ralls Co, MO
                                                 d Aft 1911 Stuttgart, AR Co AR
                                   m Martha BIGGERS
                               3. Willis UNDERWOOD b Abt 1836 Perry?, Ralls Co, MO d 1840
                               4. William UNDERWOOD b Abt 1843 Perry?, Ralls Co, MO 
                         
                         6. Reuben UNDERWOOD b 10 DEC 1805 Greenbrier Co WV
                                             d 16 AUG 1890 Monroe Co MO
                              m Nancy FRY b 1812 KY
                               8 children

                         7. Willis    UNDERWOOD b abt 1807 Bath Co KY
                              m Nancy unk b abt 1807 KY
                         8. Elizabeth UNDERWOOD b 1809 Bath Co KY
                         9. Nancy     UNDERWOOD b 1811 Bath Co KY d 1853 Pike Co MO
                              m John Carson JORDAN II 20 MAR 1830 Pike Co MO
                               6 children

 notes: 1820 Bath Co KY, Pg 89, 166
        KY marriages to 1850
        1860 Monroe Co MO, Pg 270
        1860 Ralls Co MO, Pg 604
         James H.UNDERWOOD and family, with his father James, age 65.
        1870 Ralls CO MO, Pg 80
         James H.UNDERWOOD and family, with his father James, age 75.
        1880 Monroe Co MO, Pg 540D

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* CHILD 5............... Tarnesy UNDERWOOD b unk
MARRIED................. William HIGGINS 6 FEB 1799 Greenbrier Co VA
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 
CHILD 5.................

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Sources: see Underwood History