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Hudson, Henrylocked

(d. 1611)
  • James McDermott

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Hudson, Henry (d. 1611), explorer, was almost certainly a native of London, although nothing is known of his antecedents or early life. A Henry Hudson (or Herdson), skinner, alderman of Aldersgate ward until his death in December 1555 (Beaven, 1.4), may have been a relative, but this cannot be determined. ...

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