Hudson McDonald Shrode

5 April 1817–2 August 1849 (Age 32)
Boon Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States

The Life of Hudson McDonald

When Hudson McDonald Shrode was born on 5 April 1817, in Boon Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States, his father, Francis Shrode, was 27 and his mother, Rebecca Marrit Hudson, was 19. He married Susannah Couts on 23 March 1837, in Warrick, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Campbell Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States in 1840. He died on 2 August 1849, in Warrick, Indiana, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Boonville, Warrick, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hudson McDonald Shrode
1817–1849
Susannah Couts
1813–1874
Marriage: 23 March 1837
Sarah Margaret Shrode
1838–1889
John Henry Shrode
1840–1856
Rebecca Ann Shrode
1842–1917
Jacob Allen Shrode
1844–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 March 1837
Warrick, Indiana, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1789–1872Male

    Rebecca Marrit Hudson

    Female1797–1857Female

siblings

(13)

    Male1817–1849Male

    Issac Heron Shrode

    Male1818–1894Male

    Henry Wilson Shrode

    Male1820–1870Male

    Jacob Wise Shrode

    Male1821–1851Male

    David Shaw Shrode

    Male1825–1895Male

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 8

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 13

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schrode, a nickname for a loutish person, from Middle High German schrōt(e) ‘stick’, ‘block’, ‘log’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Hudson M Shroads, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Hudson Shroades, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Hudson Shroades, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"

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