Highland HomePage

Discovering the pioneer settlers of the Cumberland Highlands

Dougherty, James William

Male 1771 - 1857  (86 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Dougherty, James William 
    Born 11 Jun 1771  County Tyrone, Ulster, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1857  Dougherty Cemetery, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 14 Dec 1857  Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I77686  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2020 

    Father Dougherty, Sean John,   b. 1750, Donegal, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802, Donegal, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother McColgan, Nancy,   b. 1749, Donegal, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799  (Age 50 years) 
    Family ID F118835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hamilton, Elizabeth,   b. 1 Jul 1779, Ramsey, Nelson, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1845, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 27 May 1796  Botetourt, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Daugherty, Nancy,   b. 9 Mar 1798, Copper Creek, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1863, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Dougherty, John,   b. 8 Jan 1803, Copper Creek, Russell (Now Scott), Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1856, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Dougherty, Sarah,   b. 20 Apr 1805, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1857, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Daugherty, Elizabeth Jane,   b. 22 Oct 1807, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1887, Stephenville, Erath, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Dougherty, Nathan,   b. 7 Mar 1810, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1866, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     6. Dougherty, William A M,   b. 13 Feb 1817, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1891, Copper Creek, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. Dougherty, Lucy,   b. 30 May 1819, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1890, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     8. Dougherty, Martha,   b. 18 Jul 1825, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1872, Scott, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F32181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Jun 1771 - County Tyrone, Ulster, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 May 1796 - Botetourt, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1857 - Dougherty Cemetery, Nickelsville, Scott, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Dec 1857 - Scott, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S796] FamSch VA Marriages 1785-1940, 3 January 2012; marriage of Elizabeth Hamilton; Virginia-EASy; source film number: 30734; ref: pg. 86.