The modern Irish version of the name is O hAbhartaigh.
(Irish: Connachta, (land of the) descendants of Conn), where one O hAbartaig is mentioned as Abbot of Mayo in 1095, in the Annals of Innisfallen.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our O'haverty research.Another 25 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1584, 1635, 1794, 1809, 1824, 1864, and 1887 are included under the topic Early O'haverty History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Prominent amongst the family at this time was Joseph Patrick Haverty (1794-1864) the portrait painter, and also his half-brother Martin Haverty (1809-1887) the historian. The name of Joseph is perpetuated in the Haverty Trust, which provides funds for the purchase of works by Irish... Another 44 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early O'haverty Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Elizabeth Haverty, who emigrated from Ireland
to America in 1743; John Haverty, who arrived in Baltimore in 1824; Patrick Haverty, who settled in Nova Scotia in 1852.