William O. Hudson

December 1846–1927 (Age 80)
Allegan, Michigan, United States

The Life of William O.

When William O. Hudson was born in December 1846, in Allegan, Michigan, United States, his father, Joshua Hudson, was 40 and his mother, Louvisa Wilson, was 34. He married Anna E Donaldson on 13 December 1870, in Allegan, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Allegan, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Tangent, Linn, Oregon, United States in 1910. He died in 1927, in Oregon, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Linn, Oregon Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

William O. Hudson
Anna E Donaldson
Marriage: 13 December 1870
Cora G. Hudson
Albert D Hudson
Florence Hudson

Spouse and Children

13 December 1870
Allegan, Michigan, United States


    Cora G. Hudson



    Florence Hudson


Parents and Siblings



    Melvina Hudson


    Harriet F Hudson


    Elizabeth Hudson


    Mary L. Hudson



World Events (8)

1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 1

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 22

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Wm O Hudson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Hudson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Hudson in household of Joshua Hudson, "United States Census, 1860"

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