15 Sep 1848 the William Hudson family of England arrives on the Ship Senator in New York, NY, USA.
The family is listed as follows:
Hudson, William, age 32, Malester
Hudson, Margaret, age 29, wife
Hudson, Ann, age 2
Emma, 4 mos
Maria, age 8
Walker, age 6
Maria is the daughter of Margaret Cooper and Walker Ellison. Walker died 31 MAR 1841.
Walker is Benjamin Walker Ellison, the son of Margaret Cooper and Walker Ellison. Throughout his life, he is referred to as Walker, Benjamin W., Benjamin William, and even DW Hudson on one census.
Source Citation: Year: 1848; Microfilm Serial: M237; Microfilm Roll: M237_75; Line: 11; List Number: 1061; Page Number: 1.
Ancestry.com. New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data:
- Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M237, 675 rolls); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
- Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957; (National Archives Microfilm Publication T715, 8892 rolls); Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; National Archives, Washington, D.C.