James Monroe Hudson

Male17 January 1847–22 October 1930

Brief Life History of James Monroe

When James Monroe Hudson was born on 17 January 1847, in Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States, his father, James Bullard Hudson, was 41 and his mother, Tabitha Cumi Sullivan, was 31. He married Edna Frances Jolly on 15 January 1873, in Pulaski, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Magness Township, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Cabot, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States in 1930. He died on 22 October 1930, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cabot, Lonoke, Arkansas, United States.

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James Monroe Hudson
Edna Frances Jolly
Marriage: 15 January 1873
Leona Frances Hudson
Margaret Savannah Hudson
Argana Tilitha Hudson
Winfield Monroe Hudson
Joseph Finas Hudson
Ross Lee Hudson
John Homer Hudson
Jesse Sullivan Hudson

Sources (7)

  • James M Hudson in household of James B Hudson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James M Hudson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Monroe Hudson, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1873Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 14

    Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.


    Age 16

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 23

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    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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