Dougherty Cemetery
Murray County, Oklahoma


Transcribed, Submitted, Used with permission & © by Dennis Muncrief


Dougherty is a small community in the heart of the Arbuckle Mountains. It is located on the banks of the Washita River in prime farming and ranching land. The Cemetery was originally part of the Chickasaw Indian Allotment to the Mazeppa Turner family. When Mazeppa started building his home on a hill in the middle of his allotment, ancient Indian graves were uncovered when digging began. Mazeppa applied to have his allotment changed to an area on the Washita River. The Old Indian Gravesite' was used as the local burial site after that. Of interest may be that the 1940's & '50's big band singer, Kay Starr, was born and raised in Dougherty. Her parents are buried in the cemetery. The Town of Dougherty is at the end of SH 110, about 10 miles southeast of Davis, OK. The cemetery on the east side of town is in excellant condition and well kept. There is much pride in the cemetery and local people are adding gravestones to many of the unmarked graves as records are discovered.


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Surnames beginning with M

LAST NAME
FIRST NAME
BIRTH
DEATH
NOTES
Major John H. b. 12/6/1858 d. 6/28/1892  
Majors May T. b. 5/13/1886 d. 6/9/1902 d/o SF & MC
Majors S. F. d. May 1 1891  
Martin Andrew B. b. 3/13/1894 d. 1/8/1917  
Martin George b. 11/16/1866 d. 4/12/1933  
Martin Lonnie b. 4/1/1904 d. 10/8/1905 s/o JS & ML
McAfee Prudee Smith b. 1880 d. 1947  
McCartey Willard R. b. 10/3/1935 d. 8/25/1990  
McCollum Frank D. b. 4/25/1892 d. 9/15/1967  
McCollum Green W. b. 12/3/1855 d. 3/4/1945 h/o Mattie E.
McCollum Mattie E. b. 12/1/1859 d. 2/26/1935  
McCollum
Phillip Otis b. 6/25/1915 d. 4/9/1977 WWII
McCollum T. L. b. 1881 d. 1952  
McCoy Josie Bruner b. 6/21/1874 d. 11/6/1895 [Winiver Josephine Pursley
dau of James G.
McCulloch Elijah b. 12/27/1894 d. 5/8/1901 s/o TO & E. McCulloch
McDaniel Captola T. b. 3/10/1913 d. 8/29/1993  
McDaniel Mrs Tom b. 1876 d. 1957  
McDaniel Robert F. b. 6/17/1909 d. no date h/o Captola
McDaniel Tom b. 1877 d. 1956  
McElwee Miriam Lucille b. 8/12/1927 d. 12/22/1995  
McElwee Wm. Harold 'Bill' b. 4/17/1928 d. 10/14/1996  
McEuin Baby William b. 1907 d. 1908  
McEuin Francie M. b. 1878 d. 1920  
McEuin Mae Belle b. 1889 d. 1908  
McMillan Eva A. b. 8/20/1924 d. no date w/o Grover
McMillan Grover L. b. 7/10/1924 d. 8/16/1994  
Mercer Allen L. b. 2/26/1968 d. 1/29/1990  
Mercer Christal M. b. 4/12/1930 d. 6/13/1993 w/o Allen F.
Mercer Larry Gene b. 1958 d. 1978  
Miller Claud b. 6/30/1894 d. 7/30/15  
Miller J. M. b. 3/27/1859 d. 1/15/1906  
Miller John E.   d. 7/29/1917 Aged 22 Years
Miller Martha M. b. 3/8/1871 d. 12/25/1951  
Miller Will M. b. 9/16/1889 d. 4/21/1923 h/o Effie Miller
Mitchell Ray D. b. 6/3/1906 d. 8/3/1947  
Mize Art L. b. 8/27/1907 d. 12/14/1961  
Mize Vera Gladys Watson b. 3/1/1898 d. 3/3/1997  
Moore
Horace Z. 'Buck' b. 3/2/1909 d. 1/10/1978 WWII
Moore Oletha 'Ted' b. 5/7/1907 d. 1/17/1989  
Morales Louise W. b. 7/31/1926 d. 2/1/1998  
Morgan Alma T. b. 9/21/1935 d. no date  
Morgan Alma b. 9/17/1906 d. 9/14/1995 w/o Charles
m. 5/5/1923
Morgan Charles 'Dolph' b. 10/25/1903 d. 1/21/1969  
Morgan G?     no dates
Morgan Gary N. b. 4/21/1938 d. 8/7/1994  
Morgan John A. b. 3/1/1834 d. 1/19/1905  
Morgan M.J. b. 11/7/1850 d. 2/14/1916  
Morgan Ophelia b. 8/26/1851 d. 1/21/1926  
Morrison Miles M. b. 7/30/1892 d. 7/30/1892 s/o JA & LA
Morrison Vannolie L. b. 5/7/1895 d. 12/23/1895 d/o JA & LA


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