Walter Underhill

Walter Underhill

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 17 Aug 1866 (aged 70)
Whitestone, Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7643461 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He became active with his brothers in a successful flour business, was on the board of managers of the Society for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents in New York City (1845-66) and was Treasurer, (1857-66). In 1849, he was elected as a Whig to the Thirty-first Congress, serving until 1851. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he continued with his city civil duties and was president of the Mechanics & Traders’ Insurance Company, until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 1 Jul 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7643461
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Underhill (12 Sep 1795–17 Aug 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7643461, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .