Doherty Family History
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Doherty Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dochartaigh ‘descendant of Dochartach’, a byname from do + cartach ‘not loving’. The family were chieftains in Donegal.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: O'doherty, Cloherty, Doheny, Faherty, Gogerty, Dorrity, Harty, Lowery