Abraham Hudson

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

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Hudson was born in 1729, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Hudson, was 36 and his mother, Mary Russell, was 26. He married Elizabeth Tyler about 1765. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. 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
1729–1806
Elizabeth Tyler
1747–1827
Marriage: about 1765
Pleasant Hudson
1766–1841
Mary Elizabeth Hudson
1769–1832
Obediah Hudson
1775–1823
Lunsford Hudson
1768–1856
Burell Vardry Hudson
1769–1861
Rhoda Hudson
1770–1849
Hannah Caroline Hudson
1778–1840
Nancy Hudson
1782–1835
William Hudson
1784–1866
Jemima Hudson
1784–
Mathew Tyler Hudson
1791–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1765
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

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.
1776

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

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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Abraham Hudson

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Sources (3)

  • Abraham Hudson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1800 United States Federal Census
  • 1790 United States Federal Census

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