Henry Hudson The Voyage By : Lexie and Tiffany
His life before the voyage • Henry Hudson was born in 1570 in England . • His parents and early life is unknown because there was no recorded history of his life as a boy .
Exploration • Hudson made two attempts on the behalf of English merchants to find a perspective Northwest passage to Cathay (today's China)
The Voyage • The English navigator sailed in April 1607 on a small ship with a crew of 11 to help discover a passage across the pole to Asia. • In April of 1610 he reached Greenland .
The end of fame for the great name • In April 1610 Henry Hudson's crew mutinied and sent Henry, his son, and seven other men to die. • He made four voyages and after his men mutinied he was never seen again .
In remembrance of Henry Hudson • Henry Hudson lived a great life of adventure and happiness. • He died on June 22,1611 at the age of forty-one. He will forever be remembered in the Explorer Hall of Fame