Monthly Archives: March 2013

I keep talking about the importance of knowing and checking variants of a surname. Sometimes there can be problems due to simple misspellings or not remembering  some small details correctly. This was a common problem when applicants of the Old … Continue reading

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Doherty I laid down the challenge to guess what the next name I examined would be and no-one guessed – so here it is. The 2nd most recurring name on www.ireland-genealogy.com is DOHERTY or ÓDochartaigh in Irish. A very small … Continue reading

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