Cuffe, 3rd Earl of Desart John Otway O'Conner
b. 1818-10-12
d. 1865-04-01
Cuffe served as the under-secretary of state for the colonies in 1852.1
Cuffe succeeded in the earldom at the early age of two, after the untimely death of his father.2 He served as a Conservative member of Parliament for Ipswich in 1842 and representative peer for Ireland from 1846 until 1865,3 when he died from the effects of an accidental fall.4
Mentions of this person in the documents
The Colonial Despatches Team. Cuffe, 3rd Earl of Desart John Otway O'Conner. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. The Colonial Despatches Team. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/cuffe.html.

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