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William Robert Hudson
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1864
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1919
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

William was the son of William Morton Hudson & Elizabeth Mary Yonce of Pulaski Co., VA. He married Caladinia Bailey, d/o John Madison Bailey & Sarah Antoinette Kerr of Mercer Co, WV.

He and Callie were the parents of 7 known children:
~ Mary Cecile Hudson 18871960
~ J Fern Hudson 18891964
~ Fannie Forest Hudson 18911966
~ William Morton Hudson II 18921967
~ Lois Clyde Hudson 1895 1989
~ Charles M Hudson 18991951
~ Emmett Y Hudson 19021953

Prominent Railroad Man Dies Suddenly

Atlanta, Ga., Sept. 25 - William R. Hudson, aged 55, one of the best known railroad men in the Southeast, died at his home here suddenly today after a two week's illness. Mr. Hudson was federal manager of the Atlanta, Birmingham and Atlantic Railroad; the Charleston and Western Carolina Railroad, and the Atlanta and West Pont Railroad, the Georgia Railroad, and the Western Railway of Alabama.
The body will be taken to Bluefields, West Virginia for interment.
[The Hunstville Daily Times (Hunstville, AL) 25 Sep 1919, Pg 6, Col 3]

Obit courtesy of FAG Member 27455712
Family links: 
  William Morton Hudson (1826 - 1893)
  Elizabeth Mary Yonce Hudson (1830 - 1895)
  Caladinia B. Bailey Hudson (1861 - 1936)
  Mary Cecile Hudson White (1887 - 1960)*
  William M Hudson (1892 - 1967)*
  Charles M. Hudson (1899 - 1951)*
  Emmett Y. Hudson (1902 - 1953)*
  Lucy Younce Hudson Brown (1854 - 1927)**
  William Robert Hudson (1864 - 1919)
*Calculated relationship
Note: DoB from 1969 SAR applicaiton of Robert Riehle Ggrandson of Wm R Hudson
Walnut Grove Cemetery
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: sbhutson
Originally Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Jan 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17722195
William Robert Hudson
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In Remembrance of Prominent Railroad Man. May you rest in peace ~
- Winnette
 Added: Jun. 22, 2013

- Nina
 Added: May. 20, 2013

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