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DOUGHRITY (Soundex D263) — See also COUGHRAN, DORITY, DORRITY, DURRETTEE, GHRIST, LAUGHRIDGE, LOUGHRAN, LOUGHREN, LOUGHRIDGE, LOUGHRIN, LOUGHRON, LOUGHRY, NAUGHRIGHT, SHRITE, WHRITENOR, WHRITENOUR, WHRITNER, ZACHRITZ.

  Doughrity, Eugene — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOUGHTEN (Soundex D235) — See also BOUGHTER, DOTEN, DOUGHTERY, DOUGHTIE, DOUGHTON, DOUGHTY, HAUGHTELIN, HAUSDAUGHTER, HOUGHTELING, KNIGHTEN, LAUGHTER, SLAUGHTER, SLOUGHTER, VANVEGHTEN, VAUGHTER.

  Doughten, J. Preston See John Preston Doughten
  Doughten, John Preston (b. 1886) — also known as J. Preston Doughten — of Delaware. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., May 25, 1886. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Burslem, 1908-10; U.S. Deputy Consul in Kobe, 1910; U.S. Vice Consul in Calcutta, 1915-18; U.S. Consul in Liège, 1918; Brussels, as of 1919; London, as of 1926-29. Burial location unknown.
  Doughten, Preston See John Preston Doughten


DOUGHTERY (Soundex D236) — See also BOUGHTER, DETHEROW, DETORO, DOUGHERTY, DOUGHTEN, DOUGHTIE, DOUGHTON, DOUGHTY, DUTARI, HAUGHTELIN, HAUSDAUGHTER, HOUGHTELING, LAUGHTER, SLAUGHTER, SLOUGHTER, VAUGHTER.

  Doughtery, Mrs. Philip — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


DOUGHTIE (Soundex D230) — See also DOTTY, DOTY, DOUGHTEN, DOUGHTERY, DOUGHTON, DOUGHTY, DOUTY, DOWTY, DUTEE, DUTHIE, DUTY, FIGHTIN, FIGHTING, NIGHTINGALE, NIGHTINGILL, RECHTIEN.

  Doughtie, Emery G. — of Roanoke Rapids, Halifax County, N.C. Mayor of Roanoke Rapids, N.C.; elected 2009. Still living as of 2009.


DOUGHTON (Soundex D235) — See also BOUGHTON, BROUGHTON, DAUGHTON, DOTON, DOUGHTEN, DOUGHTERY, DOUGHTIE, DOUGHTY, DUTTON, HOUGHTON, LOUGHTON, OUGHTON, ROUGHTON, STOUGHTON, TROUGHTON.

  Doughton, Hortin See J. Hortin Doughton
  Doughton, I. M. — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Mayor of Salem, Ore., 1943-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Doughton, J. Hortin — of Statesville, Iredell County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1944, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Doughton, James Kemp, Sr. (1884-1973) — of Sparta, Alleghany County, N.C. Born in Alleghany County, N.C., May 18, 1884. Banker; farmer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1948-57; Speaker of the North Carolina State House of Representatives, 1951-57. Methodist. Indicted for bank fraud in 1928; tried and acquitted. Died, of pneumonia, in a hospital at Sparta, Alleghany County, N.C., March 17, 1973 (age 88 years, 303 days). Interment at Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery, Sparta, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus A. Doughton; nephew of Robert Lee Doughton (1863-1954).
  Political family: Doughton family of Sparta, North Carolina.
  Doughton, Robert Lee (1863-1954) — also known as Robert L. Doughton — of Laurel Springs, Alleghany County, N.C. Born in Laurel Springs, Alleghany County, N.C., November 7, 1863. Democrat. Farmer; banker; member of North Carolina state senate 35th District, 1908-10; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1911-53 (8th District 1911-33, 9th District 1933-53); delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1940. Baptist. Died in Laurel Springs, Alleghany County, N.C., October 1, 1954 (age 90 years, 328 days). Interment at Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Laurel Springs, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of J. H. Doughton and Rebecca (Jones) Doughton; brother of Rufus A. Doughton (1857-1946); married 1898 to Lillie S. Hix; uncle of James Kemp Doughton, Sr..
  Political family: Doughton family of Sparta, North Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Doughton, Rufus A. (1857-1946) — of Sparta, Alleghany County, N.C. Born in Alleghany County, N.C., January 10, 1857. Democrat. Lawyer; attorney for North Carolina Railroad; farmer; banker; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Alleghany County, 1887-92, 1909-16, 1921-22; Speaker of the North Carolina State House of Representatives, 1891; Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, 1893-97; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1912 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1946 (age about 89 years). Interment at Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery, Sparta, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of J. Horton Doughton and Rebecca (Jones) Doughton; brother of Robert Lee Doughton; married, January 3, 1883, to Sue B. Parks; father of James Kemp Doughton, Sr. (1884-1973).
  Political family: Doughton family of Sparta, North Carolina.
  See also Wikipedia article


DOUGHTY (Soundex D230) — See also DAUGHTY, DOTTY, DOTY, DOUGHTEN, DOUGHTERY, DOUGHTIE, DOUGHTON, DOUTY, DOWTY, DUTEE, DUTHIE, DUTY, GERAGHTY, LEIGHTY, MIGHTY, PROUGHTY.

  DOUGHTY: See also Esther Doughty Luckhardt — Walter A. Marden — Charles Doughty White
  Doughty, A. L. S. — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Progressive. Chair of Burlington County Progressive Party, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Alfred H. (1881-1943) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in 1881. Mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1923-27; defeated, 1926, 1928, 1930, 1936, 1938, 1941. Died December 9, 1943 (age about 62 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  Doughty, Asa B. — of White, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 22nd District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, C. T. — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 20th District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Charles — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County, 1784-88, 1791-92. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Clara — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Garden City, N.Y., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Clarence Harvey — also known as Clarence H. Doughty — of Tennessee. Born in Anderson County, Tenn. Stenographer; U.S. Vice Consul in Valparaiso, 1918-21. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Edgar M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 8th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Elias — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Eugene S. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1851-52; member of New Jersey state senate from Somerset County, 1882-84. Interment at Old Cemetery, Somerville, N.J.
  Doughty, George L. — Member of Virginia state senate 1st District, 1928-31. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, George Wilbur — also known as George W. Doughty — of Inwood, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, including Nassau County, 1899-1903; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, J. E. — of Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 15th District, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Doughty, Jacob — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1819-20. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, James A. (b. 1850) — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Beekman, Dutchess County, N.Y., 1850. Republican. Brass manufacturing executive; banker; candidate for Connecticut state senate 30th District, 1910. Member, Union League. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, James C. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1894 (Populist), 1896 (People's). Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, John — of Solano County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Joseph C. — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Joshua — of Somerville, Somerset County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1860; member of New Jersey state senate from Somerset County, 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Mark L. — of Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo. Postmaster at Farmington, Mo., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Robert W. — of Beacon, Dutchess County, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, T. S. — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1932-34. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Thomas — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1808-09. Burial location unknown.
  Doughty, Warren — of Trenton, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Doughty, William C. — of New Jersey. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1916. Burial location unknown.


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