Charles Coote, 1st Earl of Bellomont, born 1738.
[History of the Irish Parliament]
says that in 1782,
Mary O'Hara, wife of James Carrique Ponsonby,
ran away with "Lord Bellomont".
If date is correct, Mary was already (1778) separated from her husband.
Coote and his wife separated before 1789
says his wife left him in 1794.
In his will of 1800 he acknowledged 12 illegitimate children by 5 different mothers.
He died 1800.
See portrait in [NGI].
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