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Mary Hudson ab ainm dá mháthair
Ar 19 Meán Fómhair 1832 phós sé Lucy Gabbett agus rugadh ochtar leanaí dóibh; roimhe sin rugadh iníon agus mac dó féin agus Mary Anne Wilton (tá cuntas orthu in The Other Clare, 1996 ag Hugh W.L ··· Smith O’Brien, Esq., M.P ., Mr Hudson [q.v.], Dr Kane, T
Dar le Georges-Denis Zimmerman (Songs of Irish rebellion, 1967) gur fhoilsigh Henry Hudson leagan den amhrán in Dublin Monthly Magazine, Samhain 1842: ‘According to Hudson this satire on the police force introduced to Ireland by Sir Robert Peel “spread like wildfire throughout the length and breath of the land and there was scarcely a village in the whole country where the itinerant ballad singer did not reap a rich harvest by shouting forth the popular song”.’ Deirtear gur le fonn díoltais a scríobh sé é tar éis do phílir é a chur i bpríosún Chluain Meala i ngeall ar a bheith i láthair ag crúinniú in aghaidh na ndeachúna a raibh toirmeasc air ··· Dúirt Séamus Ó Casaide[B2] in Irish Book Lover, Márta 1915 gur James a bhí ar a athair, gur bean den sloinne Hally a mháthair (‘Darby Margaret Nellie’ a thugann Ó Fiannachta air) agus gur phós sé Mary Desmond