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Families covered: Hudson of Melton Mowbray, Hudson-Palmer of Wanlip

Noting the difference between their coats of arms, it appears that there was no connection between the 2 families shown on this page. They share the page for our convenience.
Thomas Hudson of Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
m. Anne Spencer (dau of Hugh Spencer of Melton Mowbray)
1. Robert Hudson of Melton Mowbray & London (d c1641)
  m1. Anne Barret of London (dsp)
  m2. Jane Bilton (d c1634, dau of Thomas Bilton of London)
  A. Thomas Hudson of London (dsps c1637)
  m. Anne Humble (dau of George Humble & sister of Sir William, m2. Sir Thomas Vyner)
B. Sir Henry Hudson of Melton Mowbray, 1st Bart (b c1609, bur 27.08.1690)
  m1. (before 1634) Margaret (probably not Mary) Bromfield (a 1652, dau of Sir Edward Bromfield, Lord Mayor of London (by Margaret, dau/coheir of John Payne of London), sister of Sir John, 1st Bart)
  i. Sir Edward Hudson of Melton Mowbray, 2nd Bart (b c1637, bur 09.06.1702)
  m1. (c06.1661) Frances Wright (b c1640, dau of Nathaniel Wright of London)
  a. Sir Benjamin Hudson of Melton Mowbray, 3rd Bart (b c1665, 2nd son)
  (1) Sir Charles Hudson of Melton Mowbray, 4th Bart (dsp 01.04.1752)
  b.+ other issue - Edward (b c1666, dvp 1681 OR bpt 10.10.1668, d 1694), Robert (bpt 10.10.1668)
  m2. (by 1683) Eleanor Sergeant (d 1723, dau of Peter Sergeant of Melton Mowbray)
d. Sir Skeffington Hudson, 5th Bart (bpt 11.05.1683, d 26.02.1760)
  m. Elizabeth Passmore
  (1) Sir Charles Hudson, 6th Bart (d 18.10.1773)
  m. (19.12.1748) Deborah Vallavine (d 01.01.1780, dau of Rev. Peter Vallavine or Villaviine or Villavince of Preston)
  (A) Sir Charles Vallavine or Villavince Hudson, 7th Bart (b 14.09.1755, d unm by 1781)
  (2) Robert Hudson
  m. Mary
  (A) Penelope Hudson
m. John Buck
  (3)+ other issue (dsp?) - James, William, Henry, Edward, Sarah, Mary, Elizabeth, Eleanora
  e.+ other issue - Charles (bpt 31.06.1693, a 1722), Margaret (bpt 14.06.1688, a 07.1723)
  ii. Jane Hudson (d 1680)
  m. (08.09.1654) Richard Pell (not Pill or Pitt) of Dimelby (Dembleby)
  iii.+ other issue - Charles (d unm c1667), Robert (b c1654, d 1687), Edward (d young), Elizabeth (a 1681), Anne (a 1681), Margaret (a 1681)
  m2. (24.04.1654) Mary Nevinson (bur 29.09.1715, dau of Thomas Nevinson, son/heir of Sir Roger)
  vii. Henrietta Maria Hudson (bpt 07.10.1657, a 1681)
  C. Emelyn Hudson
  m. Richard Bingham of Lambeth
  i. Anne Bingham
  m. Sir Thomas Leigh



Charles Hudson
1. Joseph Hudson of Boutherbeck, Cumberland (b c1668, d 1754, Dutch consul at Tunis, cousin of Rev. George Hudson of Stanmore)
  m. Sarah Plowman (d 1770, dau of William Plowman of Leghorn)
  A. Sir Charles Grave Hudson of Wanlip, 1st Bart, Sheriff of Leicestershire (b 03.04.1730, d 24.10.1813, director of the South Sea Company)
  m1. Catharine Susannah Palmer (b 04.1742, d 24.01.1805, dau/coheir of Henry Palmer of Wanlip)
  i. Sir Charles Thomas Hudson, later Hudson-Palmer then Palmer of Wanlip, 2nd Bart (b 20.05.1771, d 30.04.1827, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (14.07.1802) Harriet Pepperell (b c1773, d 22.01.1848, dau/coheir of Sir William Pepperell, Bart, by Elizabeth, dau of Isaac Royal of Massachusetts)
  ii. John Samuel Hudson of Wimbledon, Surrey (b 18.12.1775, dsp 17.05.1832)
  m. (1822) Maria Allen (dau of Ralph Allen)
  iii. Harriet Hudson (b 04.1774)
  m. (31.08.1804) Sir John Richardson (judge)
  iv.+ other issue - Charles Stevenson (d young), George Joseph, Catherine Charlotte (b 11.1766, d 08.04.1825), Louisa (b 10.04.1777, d 09.1807), Mary Anne (d 1803)
  m2. (18.01.1806) Sarah Holford (dsp 05.09.1811, dau of Peter Holford, master in Chancery)
  B. Jane Catherine Hudson
  m. George Keate or Peate of London

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Wotton (Kimber & Johnston, vol 3, 1871, 'Hudson of Melton Mowbray' (p 448, in Appendix to vol 2)), DBART1840 (Hudson of Melton Mowbray), TCB (vol 3, Hudson of Melton Mowbray), 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 2, part 1, 1795, 'Pedigree of Hudson, of Melton Mowbray', p264)
(2) For lower section : DBART1840 (Hudson (now Palmer) of Wanlip), BP1934 (Palmer of Wanlip Hall), TCB (vol 5, Hudson (sometime Hudson-Palmer, now Palmer))
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