Ada Catherine Doherty

18 January 1883–11 May 1982 (Age 99)
New York, United States

The Life of Ada Catherine

When Ada Catherine Doherty was born on 18 January 1883, in New York, United States, her father, William Doherty, was 31 and her mother, Ellen McDonald, was 24. She had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with William John Binns. She lived in Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States for about 28 years. She died on 11 May 1982, in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

William John Binns
Ada Catherine Doherty
1883–1982
John Thomas Binns
1904–1972
Katherine Binns
1921–2011
William Binns
1923–2008
Marguerite Binns
1907–
Joseph Binns
1914–1979
Alexander D Binns
1916–1973
Geraldine Binns
1926–1989

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    John Thomas Binns

    Male1904–1972Male

    Marguerite Binns

    Female1907–Female

    Male1914–1979Male

    Alexander D Binns

    Male1916–1973Male

    Female1921–2011Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Doherty

    Male1852–1893Male

    Ellen McDonald

    Female1858–1903Female

siblings

(12)

    Nellie Dougherty

    Female1877–Female

    William P Doherty

    Male1877–1923Male

    Ellen Doherty

    Female1879–Female

    Frederick Doherty

    Male1880–Male

    Mary Doherty

    Female1881–Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 26

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ada Binns in household of William J Binns, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Catherine Binns in household of W John Binns, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ada Doherty, "New York State Census, 1892"

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