Joseph C. Doherty was born Sept 1869 to John and Elizabeth Dougherty-Doherty in Jackson Michigan.
He was 9 months old on the 21 June 1870 census of the “Dougherty” family at House 186 Family 211 4th Ward, page 27, Jackson, Mich. Living with them was Ellen MADDEN age 18 (B 1852) in Ireland and she is a Dressmaker.
She is a daughter of Ellen DOHERTY-MADDEN.
On 31 March 1899, at the Circuit Court of Cook County ILL, Joseph C. DOHERTY of 16 Arthington Place was the witness for the Naturalization as a U. S. Citizen of Daniel Lawrence MADDEN a minor who lived at 738 So. Jefferson St., Chicago.
Daniel Lawrence MADDEN is a grandson of Ellen DOHERTY-MADDEN and he is my grandfather.
On 29 May 1899 Joseph C. DOHERTY married Anastasia MCINTEE in Jackson MI. He was 29, born 1870 in Jackson, his Father was John and his mother’s “maiden name” was DOHERTY. Anastasia was 31, born 1868 in Munith MI, her Father was Daniel and her mother’s “maiden name was GERAUGHTY”
John Doherty was born 7 May 1900 at 978 Horman Ave, Chicago to Anastasia McIntee & Joseph C. Doherty. He was in the 8 June 1900 census, but sadly he died at home on 16 June of “convulsions” age 1mo 7 days. Buried Jackson Mich, (Where, her family or his?)
1900 Jun 8 Census “DORTHY” 978 Horman Ave. Chicago
Joseph C. is 30 years old born Sept 1869 in Michigan and his parents were born in Ireland; he has been married to Annasatasia for 1 year. He is a Letter Carrier for the Post Office and owns this home with a mortgage.
Annasatasia (McIntee) is 31 years old and born Oct 1868 in Michigan. Her Father was born in New Jersey and her Mother in New York.
She gave birth to one child; John is 1 month old born in May in Illinois. His parents were born in Michigan.
Living with Joseph and Annesatatia is Margaret McIntee, sister of Anna. “Margereth” McIntee is 27 years old born Feb 1873 in Michigan. Her Father was born in New Jersey and her Mother in New York. She a sister-in-law to Joseph C. is single and works as a clerk. This census discovered as misspelled "DORTHY”
Anna McIntee - Doherty died 7 Sep 1901 at 1211 W. 47th St, Chicago. A Cook County Coroner's Inquest held 8 & 9 September 1901 at 2004 W Madison St Chicago and stated she “accidently fell down the stairs from the first story landing to the main floor and died of shock & injuries.”
1205 W 47 St is Residence of Witness “Doherty”. 600 W 44th St is Residence of Witness Lynch
The Jurors were: James Lynch, John Douohue, Patrick Ryan, John “Doughrety”, Tim McKenn and Tim Ring.
What was at the building where she fell? Was she buried in Jackson? If so, by her son John?
1903 Date of Publication of DeLand’s History of Jackson County Michigan (page 1038).
“Anna became the wife of Joseph C. “Dougherty”, lived in Chicago and had one child, but the mother is now dead”
1905 Nov 22 Marriage of Joseph C. Doherty (his 2d) and Catherine A. Browne at St. Patrick's RC Church, Chicago. He is 36 (B 1869), She is 26 (B 1879) and signed as "Katherine" Priest is T. H. Sherdian.
Katherine A. Browne was born in Ireland about 1879 and came to America in 1893, about age 14. She is the 2d wife of Joseph C. Doherty.
The Children of Catherine A. Browne and Joseph C. Doherty
CATHERINE, B 1907 LORETTA, B 1909 FRANCIS (girl), B 1911 HELEN, B 1914
1910 Apr 27 Doherty 4235 Grenshaw St Chicago
Joseph C. is age 40, born Sep 1869 in Michigan and his parents were born in Ireland. He has been married 4 years (his 2d), works as a Letter Carrier, US Government, Post Office. He owns his home with a mortgage.
Catherine (Browne) is age 30 (1880) B Ireland as were her parents and she immigrated in 1893. She is the spouse of Joseph C., married 4 years and 2 children have been born and are living.
Eugene J. is age 8 (B 1902 ILL) "Son" Parents B Michigan
1901 Nov 18 Birth of Eugene Doherty, File 8100117
(73 days after Ann died; 4 years before M to Catherine) Who are his parents?
Catherine age 3 (B 1907 ILL) Father B Mich, Mother B Ireland.
Loretta age 1 (B 1909 ILL) Father B Mich, Mother B Ireland
Living with them is Joseph’s brother;
Edward F. is age 34 (B 1876 Mich) Parents B Ireland, single and was a “Clock Mail Cider Horse”?
(Is he the father of Eugene J.?)
1920 Jan 13 Doherty 4710 Arthington St Chicago
Joseph is 49 (b 1871) was born in Michigan and is a Post Office clerk. His father was born in Illinois and his mother was born in California (Must be a mistake)
Catherine is 46 (b 1874) was born in Iowa and her parents were born in Illinois.
These children all born in Illinois, have “father B Michigan, mother B Iowa” (another mistake)
Catherine is 13 (b 1907)
Loretta is 10 (b 1910)
Francis (a girl) is 9 (b 1911)
Helen is 6 (b 1914)
1920 Jan 7 McIntee & Doherty 2611 Calumet Ave, Chicago
Margaret McIntee is 38 years old (B 1882 Mich) Single and a Sales Lady.
Sister of Annastasia-“Anna” Doherty Margaret’s Birth/Age is inconsistent
Eugene Doherty is 18 years old (B 1902 ILL) and is Margaret McEnty’s “Nephew”. He works as a Telegraph Operator with Western Union. (1910 Census he lived with Joseph C. Dougherty as “son”.)
Living with Margaret and Eugene is;
Squire J Moore Lodger age 61 B Mich Single No occupation
1924 Aug 27: a very strange death record of the Death of “Joseph Doherty” Chicago, spouse: Anastasia Doherty. Anastasia died 7 Sep 1901 & he remarried 22 Nov 1905 and he’s in the 1930 Census.
1930 Apr 9 Doherty 8849 S Michigan Ave. Chicago
Note: the 1923 Chicago City Directory has Joseph C. Doherty at this address and he is a Clerk P.O.
Joseph is 60, married at age 36 is Clerk Post Office and is not a Veteran.
Catherine, 50, married at age 25, B Ireland came to US 1900, Naturalized
Loretta, 21; single, occupation: “graduation … Little Company…”
Living with them is:
Frank Felber 30, age (smudged) age at 1st M 29 B Nebraska, Investigator Seaface Lines
Catherine, 23, (Joseph Doherty’s eldest daughter) age at 1st Marriage 21 (abt 1928)
their children (Joseph & Catherine Doherty’s grandchildren):
Loretta 2 years, 8 mos.
Claire 1 1/2.
Margaret McIntee is 45, her Estimated Birth Year is 1885 and born in Michigan as were her parents.
She is single and head of this household.
Living with her is: Squire J Moore age 73.