James Underwood

James Underwood

Death 24 May 1834 (aged 82)
Highland County, Ohio, USA
Burial Highland County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 133556152 · View Source
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Revolutionary War soldier.

Died at age 82 yrs 22 ds.

See McBrides' cemetery book, 1972 edition, p. 456.


Some trees on RootsWeb/WorldConnect say he was born in Chatham Co, NC; others say he was born in Chester Co, PA. They agree that he was a son of Samuel Underwood and Mary Ann/Anna Travilla.

He married:

1st Margaret Campbell.
2nd Ruth Winter/Winten.

Said (RootsWeb/WorldConnect) to have been a Revolutionary War soldier in the North Carolina Continental Line. He is listed as a Revolutionary War soldier in the DAR Patriot Index, 1967, p. 695, as a Pvt from NC, and his second wife's surname is spelled Winter (not Winten) therein.


Working list of children (RootsWeb/WorldConnect):

Daniel Underwood b: 1772 in Chatman Co NC

John Underwood b: 1774 in Chatham Co Nc

James Underwood b: 1775 in Chatman Co n C

Anna Underwood b: 16 Feb 1778 in Chatham Co Nc

Mary Underwood b: 16 Feb 1778 in Chatham Co Nc

Alexander Underwood b: 1780 in Chatham Co Nc

Catherine Underwood b: 1782 in Chatham Co Nc

Margaret Underwood b: 1784 in Chatham Co Nc

William Underwood b: 1785 in Chatham Co Nc

Green Underwood b: 1788 in Chatham Co Nc

Samuel Underwood b: 1790 in Chatham Co Nc

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  • Created by: Jay Wright
  • Added: 30 Jul 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 133556152
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Underwood (2 May 1752–24 May 1834), Find A Grave Memorial no. 133556152, citing Hightop Cemetery, Highland County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Jay Wright (contributor 47711501) .