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This interesting surname, chiefly found in Scotland, has a number of possible sources. Firstly, it may be of Norman origin, and locational from Houssaye, a place in Seine-Maritime, so called from the Old French "hous", holly. Locational names were originally given to the Lord of the Manor, or as a means of identification to those who had left their place of origin to settle elsewhere. Regional and dialectal differences subsequently roduced several variations of the original spelling of the name. Hosie may also belong to that sizeable group of early European surnames that were gradually created from the habitual use of nicknames...

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Sarah Parsley

Hello everyone, my name is Sarah Parsley. My grandmother was born in Ireland, her maiden name was Hussey. She had 3 sons Sean (my father), Donald, and Dermot. I know she had several siblings, a sister Mary who lived in Tralee last I knew. Unfortunately both her and my father have passed and I do not speak to my uncles. I would love to reconnect to my distant cousins.


Hi , My name is Frank Hussey and i live in Midleton Co Cork,My father William came to Cork in 1958 from Kilfinane Co Limerick , I have a Son Adam and a Grandson Callum all living in the Midleton area of Co Cork. My email is


Hello Everyone, I’ve been working on putting together a facebook group page “Hussey family tree”. Here’s is the link as i’ve been doing a lot of research but it seems like a giant spider web and I’m looking for facts that we can post and share. Just click on the link or copy and paste is in your browser. You can also do a search for me Greg Hussey. I’m a martial artist from NJ in the states and I’m the moderator of the facebook group. Or you can email me directly with facts & stories at

Rhonda Courtney

I believe after the norman conquest in 1066 the name Ussery was changed to hussy or husse they lived in kent England in the 10th century. you can check this out at house of names. Rhonda courtney

Katherine Frederickson

I am interested in Hussey genealogy in Westmeath and Roscommon Counties.


I am from a small and almost extinct branch of the Hussey family in Co. Westmeath, Ireland. I am very interested in Genealogy and family history and I have done a fair amount of research on my family tree but i have yet plenty to do. I would love to hear from any Husseys who might have links to Westmeath in particular or who have an interest in the family history.

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