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Levi Underwood
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1821
Hardwick
Caledonia County
Vermont, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 1902
Brattleboro
Windham County
Vermont, USA

Vermont Lieutenant Governor. He studied law under future Congressman and Senator Luke Poland and became an attorney in Burlington. Underwood was also involved in several local businesses and banks. Originally a Free Soil Democrat, Underwood became a Republican when the party was organized and served as Chairman of Vermont's first state Republican convention in 1856, also serving as a Delegate to the first Republican national convention later the same year. He served on the Burlington City Council, as Chittenden County State's Attorney, and as a State Senator before serving as Lieutenant Governor from 1860 to 1862. Underwood was also one of Vermont's Delegates to the Washington Peace Conference that met in an attempt to prevent the outbreak of the Civil War. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cornelia Van Ness Chamberlain Underwood (1830 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Cornelia Chamberlain Underwood (____ - 1945)*
  Helen Underwood (____ - 1873)*
  Nancy Corning Underwood (1855 - 1855)*
  Violet Underwood Hoyt (1866 - 1949)*
  Thomas C Underwood (1869 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenmount Cemetery
Burlington
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Oct 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15950424
Levi Underwood
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Levi Underwood
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Levi Underwood
Added by: Bill McKern
 
 
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Some flowers for a smart Man!
- KSG
 Added: May. 29, 2009
 
 
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