David Parker Hudson

October 1805–2 October 1866 (Age 61)
Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States

The Life of David Parker

When David Parker Hudson was born in October 1805, in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, United States, his father, Grief H. Hudson, was 32 and his mother, Obedience Owen, was 30. He married Mary P Owen in 1831. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Banister, Halifax, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States in 1954. He died on 2 October 1866, in Halifax, Virginia, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Crystal Hill, Halifax, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Parker Hudson
1805–1866
Mary P Owen
1811–1904
Marriage: 1831
Grief Carr Hudson
1833–1864
Elizabeth Jane Hudson
1835–1859
Martha Ann Hudson
1836–1870
John James Hudson
1837–1919
William Harrison Hudson
1841–1906
Sarah Harris (Sallie) Hudson
1842–
Frances Obedience (Fannie) Hudson
1845–1867
Elijah David Hudson
1846–1924
Thomas Lee Hudson
1849–1923
Elisha Owen Hudson
1852–1925
Amanda Caroline Hudson
1855–1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1831
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1773–1808Male

    Obedience Owen

    Female1775–1844Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 7

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 19

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hudde ( see Hutt 1). This surname is particularly common in Yorkshire and is also well established in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David P Hudson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David P Hudson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • D P Hudson in entry for Ernest Owen Hudson, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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