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Christopher Hussey
Birth: 1598
Dorking
Mole Valley District
Surrey, England
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. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Theodate Bachiler Hussey (1610 - 1646)*
  Ann Capon Mingay Hussey (____ - 1680)*
 
 Children:
  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
 
Burial:
Founders Burial Ground
Nantucket
Nantucket County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Greg Derylo
Record added: May 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10904506
Christopher Hussey
Added by: Adam S.
 
 
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In memory of my 7th great grandfather...thank you for your bravery and your leadership.
- Claudia Menzel
 Added: Oct. 8, 2016
In remembrance of my 9th Great- Grandfather.
- Anne Waste West-Ellmers
 Added: Aug. 21, 2016
In memory of Christopher Hussey my ninth great grandfather.My great grand mother Eunice Smith Hussey was the last to have the name of Hussey in my family. She and her husband Thomas Allen were both born on Nantucket and left there between 1858 and 1860 to...(Read more)
- Audrey Rae (Werner) Coming
 Added: Jun. 21, 2016
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