Hulse Family History
Hulse Name Meaning
Dutch and North German (Hülse): topographic name for someone who lived where holly grew, Middle Low German huls, hüls. English (mainly Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Cheshire, recorded in the mid 13th century in the forms Holes, Holis, and Holys. This probably represents a Middle English plural of Old English holh ‘hollow’, ‘depression’ (see Hole).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press