York Hearld (New York, NY) Issue: 174 Page 10
Dated: Tuesday, June 23, 1891
EARL OF CLONMELL.
A cable despatch from London announces the death of
John Henry Reginald Scott, fifth Earl of Clonmel, Viscount
Conmell and Baron Barisfort, county Tipperary, in Ireland. The
Earl succeeded his father in the Earldom at teh death of the latter
in 1866. He was a representative peer for Ireland and late
lieutenant First Life Guards. He was born Mar. 2, 1839.
The family dates from plain John Scott, Esq., of Urlings?,
county Kilkenny, who was created Baron Harlsfort in 1784, raised to
the Viscounty of Clonmel in 1789 and made Earl of Clonmel in 1793.