DAUGHERTY, John

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  • Name DAUGHERTY, John 
    Gender Male 
    Biography

    • The seven sons of William Daugherty all fought under Washington at one time or another during the Revolutionary war. After the war Captain John Daugherty returned to his farm on Muncy Creek, and was fatally stabbed by a knife in the hand of a bond boy whom he was correcting for some negligence. His lamentations when dying was that after fighting Indians, the British, and Hessians for so many years, he should be killed by a boy.
    _UID FDDCF32B5B3A423B9C4B07FD6C90E9F6CFC6 
    Person ID I8456  Our Ancestry
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2012 

    Father DAUGHERTY, William,   b. 1720, Ireland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1777, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother MERCER, Jane 
    Family ID F2692  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BOONE, Deborah 
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F2701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1134] History of Lehigh Co., Pa., and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Its Families Vol. 2, 211.