Francis Hussey

1532–
Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Francis

When Francis Hussey was born in 1532, in Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Sir Giles Hussey, was 37 and his mother, Lady Jane Pigott, was 40.

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Sir Giles Hussey
1495–1537
Lady Jane Pigott
1492–1577
Agnes Hussey
1523–1575
Elizabeth Hussey
1526–
George Hussey
1527–
Anne Hussey
1528–1567
Alice Hussey
1529–
Thomas Hussey Esq.
1524–1570
John Hussey
1530–
Francis Hussey
1532–

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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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