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Hougham Hudson (1793 - 1860)

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Hougham Hudson
Born in Broadstairs, Kent, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in 'Hougham Park', Coega, Eastern Cape, South Africamap
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Son Hugham Hudson
from England Births and Christenings
Christening Date 09 Jun 1793
Christening Place St. Peter, Thanet, Kent, England
Father's Name Hugham Hudson
Mother's Name Mary

Hougham Hudson was a member of Dyason's Party of 1820 Settlers on the 'Zoroaster'. On the Full List his group consists of Hougham Hudson, Farmer, b. 1794; spouse Elizabeth b. 1797. On other lists his wife's name is given as Elizabeth Ann Walker. His ten-year-old brother William appears on the London List, but not on the Agent's Return. The Party consisted of the Dyason brothers - George, Isaac, Robert and Joseph - Samuel Bennett and Hougham Hudson as six equal partners. There were fourteen indentured labourers. After reaching Simon's Bay on 30 April 1820 the Party was transferred to the 'Brilliant' for the voyage to Algoa Bay.

At one stage he was the Landdrost's clerk at Grahamstown, and later Landdrost at Port Elizabeth.


"England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 30 December 2014), Hugham Hudson in entry for Hugham Hudson, 09 Jun 1793; citing Kent, England, reference it 2; FHL microfilm 1,737,005. [McArthur-306 : Ian McArthur - 20 May 2017]

  • M.D. Nash 1987 - Settler Handbook "Heese, J.A. & Lombard, R.T.J. “South African Genealogies 1” Human Sciences Research Council, 1992, ISBN 0-620-23962-1 v.3 p. 498" [McArthur-306 : Ian McArthur - 20 May 2017]

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