O'doherty Family History

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O'doherty Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dochartaigh ‘descendant of Dochartach’ (see Doherty).

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

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O'doherty Family Origin

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O'doherty Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Barrister At Law

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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In 1881, Laborer and Barrister At Law were the top 2 reported jobs worked by O'doherty. The most common O'doherty occupation in Canada was Laborer. 60% of O'doherty's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the O'doherty family was Tailor.

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O'doherty Historical Records

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O'doherty Life Expectancy

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