Seeking family information on John Dougherty. Born in Ireland about 1836. Lived in Brooklyn, NY (1860) with his wife Catherine Boyle Dougherty and their son John Morrison Doughtery before moving to Illinois.
Any information regarding his life in Ireland, New York, and reason for move to Illinois would be appreciated.
Also seeking information regarding Catherine Boyle. Immigrated to the US in 1856 from Ireland through Liverpool, England arriving in the port of Philadelphia.