John Doherty

M, #9290, b. circa 1861, d. 16 December 1934
     John Doherty was born circa 1861. He was a cattle dealer and farmer. He married Catherine Sweeny.1 He was the informant for Rose Ann Doherty's birth at Gortyarn, Carndonagh, County Donegal, Ireland, on 3 April 1895.2,1 John died on 16 December 1934.3 He was buried after 16 December 1934 at Sacred Heart Churchyard, Carndonagh, County Donegal, Ireland.3,1

Children of John Doherty and Catherine Sweeny


  1. [S6658] Norah Wood née Breslin, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Norah Wood of Aberdeen, Scotland.
  2. [S8357] Rose Ann Doherty, Register of Births in the District of Carndonagh in the County of County Donegal, Ireland, "1895 Third April at Gartayarn, Rose Ann, Female. Father: John Doherty, dwelling at Gartayarn. Mother: Catherine Doherty formerly Sweeny. Profession of father: Cattle Dealer. Informant: John Doherty, His X Mark, father, Gartayarn. Registered: Fifteenth April 1895, C Marrow, Asst. Registrar."
  3. [S8356] Rose Ann Breslin née Doherty, George Doherty and Catherine Doherty née Sweeny John Doherty, Monumental inscription, "Erected in memory of JOHN DOHERTY, Gortyarn, died 16th Dec. 1934, aged 73 yrs.
    His daughter ROSE ANNE BRESLIN died 16th March 1924, aged 27 yrs.
    His son GEORGE died at 21st May 1946.
    And his wife CATHERINE died 8th Dec. 1950.