(Sussex) (of a road, track or other path) Passing along the foot of a hill.
There's an underhill lane you can walk along there.
On Long Island, during Stuyvesant's rule, Dutch influence was gradually undermined by John Underhill.
Serious dissensions had already arisen between Puritan and Anglican factions in Dover, and Captain John Underhill, another Antinomian, became for a time a leader of the Puritan faction.
Underhill, Alfred Saker.
Underhill's edition of Xenophon, Hellenica, i., ii., note on i.
The Dutch engaged the services of about fifty Englishmen under Captain John Underhill, a hero of the Pequot War, and in 1644 the Indians were defeated in several engagements, but a general peace with them was not established until the 30th of August 1645.