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Doherty Genealogy & History

Doherty genealogy shows that this surname of Irish extraction indicates that the name originated from O'Dochartaigh, which means son of Doctarach. The surname is derived from the Gaelic "dochartach", which means obstructive, not loving, or hurtful. Doherty family history indicates that its members belonged to a group of Celtic clans known as Cinel Connell, whose homeland was called Dirconnell, known today as County Donegal. There are many alternative spellings of this surname, including Daugherty, Dougherty, Doharty, and Dockharty. Famous Dohertys include television actress Shannen Doherty who has appeared in several television series, including Beverly Hills 90210; its spinoff, 90210; and the supernatural series Charmed.


Doherty Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Virginia Doherty-- --, 1923February 24,2005PA
Barbara Doherty-- --, 1933April 25,2001ME
C Lorraine Doherty-- --, 1919May ,1983MI
Daisy Doherty-- --, 1923January 2,1989OH

Doherty Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E John Doherty-- --, 1957August 15,1994Sallisaw,OK
F Elliott Doherty-- --, 1922May 15,2002Carmichael,CA
G Melva Doherty-- --, 1920February 24,2007Ellsworth,MN
Hallie Doherty-- --, 1911May ,1987Littleton,CO

Doherty Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Brian DohertyJennifer JohnsonAugust 25,1976Wake, NC
Francis DohertyHelene CohenNovember 1,1963Wake, NC
William DohertyMarta EspinozaJune 1,2001Coryell, TX
Lance DohertyKashma PrevilleMay 14,2002Wichita, TX

Most Common Surnames After Doherty

905th: Travis906th: Haines
907th: Lake908th: Fulton
909th: Cooley910th: Kern
911th: Helms912th: Holder
913th: Tracy914th: Rollins

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