Hudson was born in 1565 in London, England and people arent quite Sure if he was born in 1570 but scientists think that he was born in the 1560’s and he was lost at sea in 1611.
His family lived in London, England.Hudson got a job at the Muscovy company.Hudson started his first voyage in 1629 with10 men.His ship was called half Moon.His other ship was the Hopewell.
Hudson tried to find the northwest passage to Asia but failed 4 times. On the 4th time he was at sea in what is now the Hudson Bay.
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Henry Hudson had 3 voyages for England and 1voyage for the Dutch. English flag Dutch flag
Hudson saw a large body of water leading north. He thought that was the northwest passage but the northwest passage didn’t exist.
When Henry Hudson got sponsored by the English the 4th voyage he went to go look for the Northwest passage and got stuck in what is now Hudson Bay and his people didn’t think he knew what he was doing so they mutinied him and was never seen again.