Docherty Family History

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Docherty Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of the Irish surname Doherty.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Docherty Family Origin

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Docherty Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Docherty family was Butcher. The most common Docherty occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Docherty's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Docherty.

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Docherty Historical Records

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Docherty Life Expectancy

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