"HOOSE, a township in the parish of WEST-KIRBY, lower division of the hundred of WIRRALL, county palatine of CHESTER, 9½ miles (N. N. W.) from Great Neston, containing 114 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Hoose was a township in West Kirby ancient parish, Wirral hundred (SJ 2189), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The civil parish was abolished in 1894 to become part of Hoylake cum West Kirby.
- The population was 60 in 1801, 589 in 1851, and 2701 in 1901.
For the period after 1894, see Hoylake cum West Kirby.
- 1894 — Abolished and incorporated into Hoylake cum West Kirby (pop. 2701 in 1901)
- Wirral Rural Sanitary District (1875-91)
- West Kirby & Hoylake Urban Sanitary District (1891-94)