John Beresford, 8th Marquess of Waterford
John Hubert de la Poer Beresford, 8th Marquess of Waterford (14 July 1933 – 11 February 2015) was 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, 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.
He died on 11 February 2015 at the age of 81 and was succeeded by his son, Henry Nicholas de la Poer Beresford, Earl of Tyrone (b. 1958).
|Ancestors of John Beresford, 8th Marquess of Waterford|
- Profile, ThePeerage.com; accessed 21 September 2014.
- "The death has occurred of John Hubert (8th Marquis of Waterford) DE LA POER". rip.ie. 11 February 2015.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by the Marquess of Waterford
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