Dr. Mordecai Edward Doughty

3 July 1875–3 February 1935 (Age 59)
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

The Life of Mordecai Edward

When Dr. Mordecai Edward Doughty was born on 3 July 1875, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, his father, James Mordecai Doughty, was 21 and his mother, Nancy Hazeltine Hinton, was 22. He had at least 1 son with Blanche G Gregory. He lived in Dundee, Geneva, Alabama, United States in 1910 and Slocomb, Geneva, Alabama, United States in 1930. He died on 3 February 1935, in Dothan, Houston, Alabama, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Dothan City Cemetery, Dothan, Houston, Alabama, United States.

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Dr. Mordecai Edward Doughty
Blanche G Gregory
Milton Edward Doughty

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    Milton Edward Doughty


Parents and Siblings

    James Mordecai Doughty


    Nancy Hazeltine Hinton




    Floyd Maye Doughty



    Thomas Burton Doughty


    Dr. James Mitchell Doughty


    Elizabeth Bell Doughty


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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish (also established in Ireland, especially Dublin): nickname for a powerful or brave man, especially a champion jouster, from Middle English doughty, Old English dohtig, dyhtig ‘valiant’, ‘strong’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • De Mollecai E Doughty, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mondicala E Doughtey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mordicea E Doughty in household of James M Doughty, "United States Census, 1880"

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