Francis Marion "Frank" Daugherty

5 April 1826–11 June 1915 (Age 89)
Smyth, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Francis Marion "Frank"

When Francis Marion "Frank" Daugherty was born on 5 April 1826, in Smyth, Virginia, United States, his father, Hiram Martin Mahlon Daugherty Sr, was 22 and his mother, Kizziah Whitehead, was 21. He married Rhoda Ann Whitehead in 1845, in Roane, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 11 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 5, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 11 June 1915, in Jamboree, Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Daugherty Family Cemetery, Jamboree, Pike, Kentucky, United States.

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Francis Marion "Frank" Daugherty
Rhoda Ann Whitehead
Marriage: 1845
Fatima Daugherty
George Franklin Daugherty
Mary W. Daugherty
Joseph Daugherty
Keziah Daugherty
Angeline Daugherty
Caroline Daugherty
Nancy A. Daugherty
Milly Baker Daugherty
Rebecca Daugherty
Rebecca Smith Daugherty
Millie Daugherty
John D Daugherty
Mary M Daugherty
Hiram M. Daugherty

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  • Marriage
    1845Roane, West Virginia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 4
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens
    Age 4
    The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
    1850 · 8th Most Populated State
    Age 24
    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

    Name Meaning

    Manx and Irish: variant of Doherty . This surname is the usual Manx spelling of the name.

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Francis Mcdaugherty, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Marion Dugherty in entry for Eligah Baker, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
    • Curtis Lincoln Dougherty, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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