John Beresford, 8th Marquess of Waterford

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John Hubert de la Poer Beresford, 8th Marquess of Waterford (born 14 July 1933) is an Irish peer. He succeeded to the marquessate in 1934. He was educated at Eton, and later served as a Lieutenant in the Royal Horse Guards' Supplementary Reserve.

He married, in 1957, to Lady Caroline Olein Geraldine Wyndham-Quin, daughter of the 6th Earl of Dunraven and Mount-Earl, and has issue. The Marquess' family seats are Curraghmore, Portlaw, County Waterford and Glenbridge Lodge, Valleymount, County Wicklow. Lord Waterford's heir apparent is Henry Nicholas de la Poer Beresford, Earl of Tyrone (b. 1958).[1]

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  1. ^ Profile, ThePeerage.com; accessed 21 September 2014.

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Peerage of Ireland
Preceded by
John Beresford
Marquess of Waterford
1934–
Succeeded by
Incumbent