Abraham Hudson

1729–6 January 1806 (Age 77)
Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Abraham

When Abraham Hudson was born in 1729, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Hudson, was 36 and his mother, Hannah Towne, was 25. He married Elizabeth Tyler about 1765. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Greenville, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 January 1806, in Christ Church, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Hudson
Elizabeth Tyler
Marriage: about 1765
Lunsford Hudson
Mary Elizabeth Hudson
Pleasant Hudson
Obediah Hudson
Burell Vardry Hudson
Rhoda Hudson
Hannah Caroline Hudson
Nancy Hudson
William Hudson
Jemima Hudson
Mathew Tyler Hudson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1765
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1758 · Mount Vernon
    Age 29
    Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
    Age 47
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
    Age 51
    On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 44641;2007: 98788; 2010: 134963)English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hudde (see Hudd ) + -son. This surname is also established in Ireland.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Family Data Collection - Births
    • Abram Hudson, "United States Census, 1790"
    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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