Mrs. Delia Ann (Herbert) Doughty, widow of Christopher Doughty, died on Monday at the home of her grandaughter (sic), Mrs. Matthew Reilly of Fair Haven, aged 87 years. Death was due to a general breaking up of her health. She had been sick about five weeks. The funeral was held this afternoon at half-past two o'clock at the house and was conducted by Rev. W. E. Pettit.
Mrs. Doughty was the daughter of David Herbert and was born near the John McClane place in Middletown township. When she was sixteen years old she married Chrisopher Doughty and had since lived at Fair Haven. Three children survive her. They are James C. Doughty of Red Bank, Charles Doughty of Fair Haven and Mrs. Samuel Corse of New York.
(Please note: Second spelling, in the original article, of her husband's first name left out the "t")
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, Apr 4 1900