Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Husseys in:
 • Founders Burial Ground
 • Nantucket
 • Nantucket County
 • Massachusetts
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Christopher Hussey
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1598
Death: 1686
Nantucket County
Massachusetts, USA

Although the memorial marker here bears his name, Christopher is probably not buried on Nantucket. Although he was an early landowner here, others have noted that he is reportedly buried in Hampton, NH.

From user "flgrl": Born & baptized in Dorking, Surrey, England. Son of JOHN HUSSEY & Mary Wood. As a young man in Holland, he met Theodate Batchilder. Christopher,his new wife Theodate and her father & family Rev. Stephen Batchilder sailed for America in 1632 on the ship 'WILLIAM & FRANCIS'. Christopher was one of the first settlers of Hampton, New Hampshire. 1639, Christopher Hussey was made Justice of the Peace. He also held office of town clerk & was a deacon in the church. He was one of the original "purchasers" of Nantuckett. Christopher Hussey was also a Sea Captain [and first whaler to take a sperm whale -- G.D.]. Christopher Hussey was the father of 3 boys and 3 girls. 
Family links: 
  Theodate Bachiler Hussey (1610 - 1646)*
  Ann Capon Mingay Hussey (____ - 1689)*
  Joseph Hussey (____ - 1686)*
  John Hussey (1635 - ____)*
  Mary Hussey Page Green Dow (1638 - ____)*
  Theodata Hussey (1640 - 1649)*
  Stephen Hussey (1643 - 1718)*
  Hulda Hussey Smith (1646 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Founders Burial Ground
Nantucket County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: Greg Derylo
Record added: May 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10904506
Christopher Hussey
Added by: Adam S.
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Carol
 Added: Aug. 21, 2014
To the uncle of 9G grandfather, William Sanborn. Thank you for standing for the rights of Robert Pike or for free speech and freedom on conscience in America.
- Steven Clyde Varner
 Added: Aug. 11, 2014
My 8th GGF
- Caroline Hoag
 Added: Jan. 16, 2014
There are 14 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service