The original Gaelic form of Hogarty was O Fogartaigh, meaning exiled.
from ancient times.
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Names written in official documents were generally spelt as they sounded, leading to the problem of one name being recorded under several different variations, creating the illusion in records of more than one person. Among the many spelling variations
of the surname Hogarty that are preserved in documents of the family history are Fogarty, O'Fogarty, Foggarty, Fogherty, Foguety, Foggerty, Fogerty and many more.