Person:George Daugherty (10)

Gen. George Daugherty
b.18 January 1748/49 Augusta County, Virginia
d.27 May 1833 Jefferson, Tennessee
m. ABT 1747
  1. Gen. George Daugherty1748/49 - 1833
  2. Agnes Daugherty1752 -
  3. William Daugherty, Jr.1758 - 1835
  4. James Daugherty1759 -
  5. Elizabeth DaughertyABT 1762 -
  6. Joseph DaughertyABT 1763 - 1825
m. 1776
  1. James Tennessee DaughertyABT 1776 -
  2. Josiah Daugherty, Sr., Virginia Militia1777 - 1852
  3. George Daugherty, JrAFT 1780 - 1842
  4. Rachel Leeth Daugherty1781 - ABT 1853
  5. Priscilla Daugherty1783 - ABT 1861
  6. Jennie Daugherty1787 -
  7. Polly Daugherty1789 - ABT 1816
  8. Dorcas Daugherty1790 - ABT 1860
  • HGen. George Daugherty1748/49 - 1833
  • WSally Randels1755-1780 -
m. 3 DEC 1823
Facts and Events
Name Gen. George Daugherty
Alt Name Col. George Daugherty
Alt Name George Doherty
Gender Male
Birth[1] 18 January 1748/49 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 1776 Lee County, Virginiato Priscilla Goforth
Reference Number 365767
Priscilla Goforth
Marriage 3 DEC 1823 Jefferson County, Tennesseeto Sally Randels
Burial? MAY 1833 Shady Grove Methodist Cem.Dandridge, TN.
Death? 27 May 1833 Jefferson, Tennessee

George Daugherty was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Doherty, George - entered service 1774 in Augusta County, Virginia, where born 1/18/1749; moved to Greene County, North Carolina where entered service 1778; granted Pension 1832 in Jefferson County, Tennessee; widow & children mentioned but not named 1778; query letter in file states soldier died 8/27/1834 in Jefferson County, Tennessee, married Priscilla Goforth & had 2 children including Priscilla, who was born 3/26/1782, further Mrs. Annie Blackburn (Mrs. J.W.) Woolfolk, lived 1923 in Fort Valley, Georgia, joined D.A.R. as soldier's descendant. F-S1807, R828

Information on George Daugherty Some names from site above, Thanks to David McCambell!

Also see Johnny Williams site below

George was a legislator. as per info from Susan Andrews.

  1. Worth S. Ray. Tennessee Cousins: A History of Tennessee People. (Various - printed 1950, 1968, 1980 (Genealogical Pub. Co.)), pg. 500.

    Col. George Dougherty, of Jefferson County, Tennessee, we are told, was born in Augusta County, Virginia, on January 18, 1749. We are also told that his wife's name was Priscilla Goforth. We know that the Goforths were in Mecklenburg and Rutherford Counties in North Carolina.