From The Times, 16 August 1926:
Obituary – Sir William H. Mahon
Sir William Henry Mahlon, Baronet, of Castlegar, Ahascragh, Co. Galway, died on Friday, in his 70th year. The second son of the Reverend Sir William Vesey Ross Mahon, rector of Rawmarsh, Yorkshire, he was born on December 3 1, 1856, and succeeded as fifth baronet in 1893.
In the South African War he commanded the 4th Battalion the West Yorkshire Regiment, and was awarded the D.S.O. in 1901. Sir William was a magistrate for the West Riding and a magistrate and deputy lieutenant for County Galway, for which he was High Sheriff in 1898.
He married in 1905 the Honourable Edith Augusta Dillon, sister of Lord Clonbrock; she survives him with two sons and a daughter. He is succeeded by his elder son, George Edward John, born in 1911.
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