Henry Hudson

From England, United Kingdom

Accomplishments (Amazing Feats)

  • Sailed up the Hudson river on present-day Canada.
  • Worked to colonize the area's surrounding the bodies of water after they were first discovered.
  • on fourth voyage, marooned and left to die with his young son and seven others others by a mutinous crew.
  • he was named master of vessel in 1607, was sponsored by the muscovy company.
His purpose and outcome of the voyages was to reach important trade destinations (Asia&India)

Places he discovered

Henry Hudson discovered the Hudson river and the Hudson Bay.

Facts about Henry Hudson

  • born September 22, 1570
  • Nationality- English
  • Wife-Katherine Hudson
  • Children- John Hudson

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