Patrick J Doherty

20 May 1914–7 March 1971 (Age 56)
New York, United States

The Life of Patrick J

Patrick J Doherty was born on 20 May 1914, in New York, United States as the son of Agnes Mary. He married Elsie Carolina Cook on 4 August 1935, in Queens, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 7 March 1971, in Woodstock, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 56.

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Patrick J Doherty
Elsie Carolina Cook
Marriage: 4 August 1935
John George Doherty
Patricia Agnes Doherty

Spouse and Children

4 August 1935
Queens, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Agnes Mary




World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 3

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 17

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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)

  • Patrick J Doherty, "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940"
  • 1940 United States Federal Census
  • U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

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