Title: History of Allegheny county, Pennsylvania: including its early settlement and progress to the present time ; a description of its historic and interesting localities ; its cities, towns and villages; religious, educational, social and military history ; mining, manufacturing and commercial interests, improvements, resources, statistics, etc. ; also, biographies of many of its representative citizens Author: Cushing, Thomas, b. 1821
Pg. a762 GEORGE ROSS DOUGHERTY, miller, post office Drennen, was born in Westmoreland County, Pa., March 25, 1848, a son of ANDREW and SARAH (ALBERT) DOUGHERTY, natives of this county, the former a farmer in Westmoreland County. GEORGE ROSS DOUGHERTY worked with his father until about 1870.He was in the rolling-mills two years at Blair, Ohio, and for 18 years has operated his father’s gristmill in Plum Township.He married, Feb. 17, 1876, MARY WALL SMITH, a native of Westmoreland County, and two sons and four daughters have been born to them.MRS. DOUGHERTY is a member of the Lutheran Church; MR. DOUGHERTY is a member of the I. O. O. F., and is a democrat.