Miss Hussey

Fancy Creek Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of Miss Hussey

When Miss Hussey was born in 1850, in Fancy Creek Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, her father, William S. Hussey, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Yocum, was 34. She died in 1850, in her hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Fancy Creek Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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William S. Hussey
Sarah Yocum
Nathan Hussey
Jacob Yocum Hussey
Henry Clay Hussey
Mary Jane Hussey
William Franklin Hussey
Stephen A Hussey
Maria Elizabeth Hussey
Upton Hussey
Miss Hussey
S. Hussey

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Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEodhusa ‘descendant of Eodhus’; this was the name of a bardic family associated with the Maguires of Fermanagh, also Anglicized as Oswell , Oswald .2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Houssaye in Seine-Maritime, so called from a collective noun from Old French hous ‘holly’.3 English: nickname for a woman who was mistress of her own household, from Middle English husewif (a compound of Old English hūs ‘house’ + wīf ‘woman’). It was not until the 17th century that this word acquired pejorative connotations.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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