Person:Hugh Daugherty (1)

Hugh Daugherty, Sr.
b.est. 1740-1755
Facts and Events
Name Hugh Daugherty, Sr.
Alt Name Hugh Dougherty
Alt Name Hugh Doherty
Gender Male
Birth? est. 1740-1755
Death? 1799 Augusta County, Virginia

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


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Will of Hugh Daugherty

  • Page 112.--22d May, 1799. Hugh (mark) Doherty's will--To wife, Susanna, and Daniel, Polly, Margaret, Sarah, Susanna, Kitty; to son, John; son, Hugh; to granddaughter, Rosanah Dougherty; to grandson, Hugh Doherty. Executors, wife Susannah, son John. Teste: Wm. McKee, Mary Lester, Hugh Dougherty.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Delinquents, Augusta County Levy for 1779: Michael Daughrty, gone; Hugh Daugherty, gone. (Note: listed among many others).
  • Vol. 1 - APRIL, 1793 (A to Q). - We, the undernamed jurors for the Commonwealth of Virginia, present that Alex. Sproul did, on the 18th day of January last, in the County aforesaid, unlawfully make a forcible entry into the house and possession of George Almarode, with arms, of which he was then possessed, and does continue to keep out the said Almarode, to his hurt and damage. In witness whereof the undernamed jurors have hereunto set their hands and seals this 13th day of February, 1792. (Signed) Francis Hull, John Summers, Robt. Morris, Robert Cooper, Samuel McCutchan, Andrew Donaldson, Thomas Boyd, John McCoskry, David Humphreys, James Cunningham, George Everts, Jacob Wehrly, John Cunningham, Robert Hanna, John McCutchan, Henry Venus, Ro. Tate, Hugh Dougherty, Henry Minger, William McCutchan, John Foulwidder, John Logan, Mexard Berryhill, James Henry.