Docherty Surname Origin
)Origin Scottish) Scottish spelling of Doherty (Origin Celtic) [Irish Dochartach - dochart, a difficulty, hardship + the personal suffix -ach; or dochar, hurt, mischief + the suffix -tach].
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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