Hession Surname History
Hession is an Irish name predominately found in Connaught mainly in Co Galway and Co MAyo in the West of Ireland. Originally Ua Oissin or O h,Óisin, the name was held by the first Archbishop of Tuam Aedh Ua Oissin. He was previously abbot of the Monestery of St Jarlath at Tuam, and was responsible for the High Cross that is still found there. He was made archbishop in 1152.
According to one branch of the Hession family, the family originated in Ireland and the name was originally "Ua Oissin" or "O hoisin", which means "descendant of Oisin, the little deer."
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- David J Hession 1924 - 1999
- Diane Hession 1964 - 2011
- John J Hession 1919 - 1995
- John Hession 1902 - 1968
- Mary Hession 1890 - 1978
- M ann Hession 1928 - 2009
- K E Hession 1888 - 1966
- Katherine E Hession 1956 - 1998
- Dorothy E Hession 1916 - 1987
- Leo J Hession 1924 - 2002
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