William O'Docharty

Died, at the residence of his mother, in San Patricio, on Tuesday the 7th inst. of consumption, in the 35th year of his age, William O'Docharty*, Esq., Atty. at Law.

His family has thus lost a good son and brother; society, an amiable and useful gentlemen; the legal profession, an honorable and high-minded member; and the church, a zealous, pious, and humble christian. Heaven has taken account of our loss and rewarded his purity of life with happiness eternal.

*Spelling transcribed as written.

April 16, 1863
page 2 col. 4

Research: Msgr. Michael A. Howell
Submitted 1/15/2003