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Cawdor, Earl (UK, 1827)

 

Creation: let. pat. 5 Oct 1827

 

Family name: Campbell

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Arms:

Quarterly:  1st, Or a Stag's Head cabossed Sable attired Gules (Cawdor);  2nd, Gyronny of eight Or and Sable (Campbell);  3rd, Argent a Lymphad oars in action Sable (Lorne);  4th, Per fess Azure and Gules a Cross Or (Lort)

Crest:

A Swan proper crowned Or

Supporters:

On the dexter side a Lion guardant Gules, and on the sinister side a Hart proper

Motto:

(Over the crest) Candidus Cantabit Moriens (The pure of heart shall sing when dying);  (under the arms) Be Mindful

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John Frederick [Campbell], 2nd Baron Cawdor later 1st Earl Cawdor

1st son of John [Campbell], 1st Baron Cawdor, by his wife Lady Isabella Caroline Howard, 1st dau. of Frederick [Howard], 5th Earl of Carlisle

born

8 Nov 1790

mar.

5 Sep 1816 Lady Elizabeth Thynne (b. 27 Feb 1795; d. 16 Feb 1866), 1st dau. of Thomas [Thynne], 2nd Marquess of Bath, by his wife Hon Isabella Elizabeth Byng, 3rd dau. and cohrss. of George [Byng], 4th Viscount Torrington

children

1. Hon John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, later 2nd Earl Cawdor

2. Rev Hon Archibald George Campbell, Rector of Knipton, co. Leicester (b. 11 Jan 1827; d. 2 May 1902), mar. 29 Sep 1853 Charlotte Henrietta Howard (d. 3 Oct 1896), 2nd dau. of Very Rev Hon Henry Edward Howard, Dean of Lichfield (by his wife Henrietta Elizabeth Wright, dau. of Ichabod Wright, of Mapperley, co. Nottingham), 4th son of Frederick [Howard], 5th Earl of Carlisle, and had issue

3. Lt Col Hon Henry Walter Campbell (b. 23 Mar 1835; d. 17 Dec 1910), mar. 29 Jun 1859 his third cousin Fanny Georgina Campbell (d. 9 Jan 1934), 1st dau. of Col George Herbert Frederick Campbell DL, by his wife Louisa Cox, dau. of R H Cox, and had issue

1. Lady Emily Caroline Campbell (d. 22 May 1911), mar. 31 Mar 1842 Hon Octavius Duncombe MP, of Waresley Park, co. Bedford (b. 8 Apr 1817; d. 3 Dec 1879), 6th son of Charles [Duncombe], 1st Baron Feversham, by his wife Lady Charlotte Legge, only dau. of William [Legge], 2nd Earl of Dartmouth, and had issue

2. Lady Georgiana Isabel Campbell (d. 3 Dec 1884), mar. 25 Jun 1840 Col John Balfour DL, 7th of Balbirnie (b. 29 Mar 1811; d. 25 Jul 1895), 1st son and heir of Gen Robert Balfour, 6th of Balbirnie, by his wife Eglantyne Catherine Fordyce, dau, of John Fordyce of Ayton, and had issue

3. Lady Elizabeth Lucy Campbell, a Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Victoria 1845-64 (b. 16 Jan 1822; d. 26 Apr 1898), mar. 28 Jun 1842 John Otway O'Connor [Cuffe], 3rd Earl of Desart, and had issue

4. Lady Mary Louisa Campbell (b. 7 Jan 1825; d. 24 Nov 1916), mar. 29 Apr 1846 George Granville Francis [Egerton], 2nd Earl of Ellesmere, and had issue.

died

7 Nov 1860

created

5 Oct 1827 Viscount Emlyn, of Emlyn in the County of Carmarthen, and Earl Cawdor, of Castlemartin in the County of Pembroke

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Whig) for Carmarthen 1813-21; suc. his father 1 Jun 1821 as 2nd Baron Cawdor; Harleian Trustee of the British Museum 1834-60; Lord Lieutenant of Carmarthenshire 1852-60

 

John Frederick Vaughan [Campbell], 2nd Earl Cawdor

born

11 Jul 1817

mar.

28 Jun 1842 Sarah Mary Compton-Cavendish, a Maid-of-Honour to Queen Victoria 1837-42 (b. 27 Aug 1813; d. 21 Apr 1881), 2nd dau. of Gen Hon Henry Frederick Compton-Cavendish (by his first wife Sarah Fawkener, dau. of William Augustus Fawkener), 3rd son of George Augustus Henry [Cavendish], 1st Earl of Burlington

children

1. Hon Frederick Archibald Vaughan Campbell, later 3rd Earl Cawdor

2. Capt Hon Ronald George Elidor Campbell, killed in action in the Zulu Wars (b. 30 Dec 1848; dvp. 28 Mar 1879), mar. 17 Dec 1872 Katharine Susanna Claughton (d. 12 Feb 1934), dau. of Rt Rev Thomas Legh Claughton DD, Bishop of St Albans, and had issue

3. Capt Hon Alexander Francis Henry Campbell (b. 3 Sep 1855; d. 5 Mar 1929), mar. (1) 3 Sep 1879 Constance Pleydell-Bouverie (d. 24 Jan 1887), 4th dau. of Philip Pleydell-Bouverie DL, of Heymore, Bridgewater, co. Somerset (by his wife Jane Seymour, 1st dau. of Henry Seymour MP, of Knoyle House, co. Wiltshire, Trent, co. Somerset, and Northbrook, co. Devon, by his wife Jane Hopkinson, dau. of Benjamin Hopkinson, of Bath and Blagdon Court, co. Somerset), 1st son of Hon Philip Pleydell Bouverie later Pleydell-Bouverie MP (by his wife Maria Ashe 'Court, 3rd dau. of Sir William Pierce Ashe 'Court. by his second wife Letitia Wyndham, dau. of Henry Wyndham, of Salisbury), 5th son of Jacob [Bouverie later Pleydell-Bouverie], 2nd Earl of Radnor, and (2) 1888 Rosa Rebecca Blyton (d. 28 Feb 1929), dau. of E M Blyton, of Woodhall, co. Lincoln, and had issue by his first wife

1. Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Campbell (d. 30 Mar 1909), mar. 24 Jan 1866 Lt Col Francis William Lambton, son of William Lambton, of Biddick Hall, co. Durham (by his wife Henrietta Ellison, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Cuthbert Ellison MP, of Hebburn), brother of John George [Lambton], 1st Earl of Durham, and 2nd son of William Henry Lambton MP, of Lambton Castle, co. Durham, by his wife Lady Anne Barbara Frances Villiers, 2nd dau. of George Bussy [Villiers], 4th Earl of Jersey, and had issue

2. Lady Muriel Sarah Campbell (dsp. 30 Sep 1934), mar. 20 Apr 1876 Sir Courtenay Edmund Boyle KCB, Private Secretary to Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1868-73 and 1882-85 (b. 21 Oct 1845; dsp. 19 May 1901), 1st son of Capt Cavendish Spencer Boyle (by his wife Rose Susan Alexander, dau. of Lt Col C C Alexander), 3rd son of Vice Admiral Hon Sir Courtenay Boyle KGH (by his wife Carolina Amelia Poyntz, dau. of William Poyntz, of Midgham, co. Berkshire), 3rd son by his 1st wife of Edmund [Boyle], 7th Earl of Cork

3. Lady Rachel Anne Georgina Campbell (d. 6 Oct 1906), mar. 21 Sep 1876 Sir Edward Stafford Howard KCB MP, of Cilymaenllwyd, co. Carmarthen, 2nd son of Henry Howard, of Greystoke Castle, co. Cumberland (by his wife Charlotte Caroline Georgiana Long, 1st dau. of Henry Lawes Long, of Hampton Lodge, co. Surrey, by his wife Lady Catherine Walpole, dau. of Robert [Walpole], 2nd Earl of Orford), 1st son of Lord Henry Thomas Howard-Molyneaux-Howard (by his wife Elizabeth Long, dau. of Edward Long, Chief Judge of the Vice-Admiralty Court, Jamaica), brother of Bernard Edward [Howard], 12th Duke of Norfolk, and had issue

died

29 Mar 1898

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Pembrokeshire 1841-60; Private Secretary to the Lord Privy Seal 1841-42; Lord Lieutenant of Carmarthenshire 1861-98

 

Frederick Archibald Vaughan [Campbell], 3rd Earl Cawdor, PC

born

13 Feb 1847

mar.

16 Sep 1868 Edith Georgiana Turnor (d. 2 Sep 1926), 1st dau. of Christopher Turnor, of Stoke Rochford and Panton House, co. Lincoln, by his wife Lady Caroline Finch-Hatton, only dau. by his first wife of George William [Finch-Hatton], 10th Earl of Winchilsea

children

1. Hon Hugh Frederick Vaughan Campbell, later 4th Earl Cawdor

2. Rev Hon Nigel Campbell, Rector of Milton Keynes 1910-14, and of Stifford, co. Essex 1914-16, Curate of St Martin's-in-the-Fields 1918-20 (b. 18 Nov 1873; d. 29 Jul 1851), mar. 30 Apr 1902 Violet Kerr (d. 15 Mar 1940), sister of Charles Ian [Kerr], 1st Baron Teviot, and 1st dau. of Charles Wyndham Rodolph Kerr (by his wife Anna Maria Olivia Elliott, 4th dau. of Admiral Sir George Elliott KCB), 1st son of Lt Col Lord Charles Lennox Kerr (by his wife Charlotte Emma Hanmer, sister of John [Hanmer], 1st Baron Hanmer, and dau. of Thomas Hanmer), 1st son by his second wife of William [Kerr], 6th Marquess of Lothian, and had issue

3. Lt Col Hon Ralph Alexander Campbell CBE (b. 18 Feb 1877; d. 1 Aug 1945), mar. (1) 1 Dec 1906 Marjorie Theophila Fowler (d. 30 Nov 1911), dau. of Sir John Arthur Fowler, and (2) 14 Jan 1914 Marjorie Edith Devas (d. 1984), 1st dau. of Horace George Devas, and had issue by both wives

4. Hon Elidor Ronald Campbell, barrister (b. 7 May 1881; d. 15 Dec 1957), mar. 29 Jan 1913 Violet Antoniette Bulwer-Marsh (d. 28 Jun 1975), dau. of Octavius Edward Bulwer-Marsh, of Bryngwyn Manor, Raglan, co. Monmouth, and had issue

5. Col Hon Ian Malcolm Campbell DSO TD, Fellow and Bursar of Trinity Hall Cambridge 1919-28, Lord Lieutenant of Nairnshire 1949-58 (b. 17 Nov 1883; dsp. 11 Mar 1962), mar. 16 Jul 1928 Marion Louisa Brodie (b. 26 Jun 1890; widow of Capt Ewan James Brodie of Lethen; d. 20 Feb 1971), 1st dau. of Maj William Stirling of Fairburn DL, by his wife Charlotte Eva Mackintosh, 2nd dau. of Aeneas Mackintosh of Daviot

6. Lt Col Hon Eric Octavius Campbell DSO (b. 3 Dec 1885; d. 4 Jun 1918)

1. Lady Edith Aline Caroline Campbell (b. 11 Jul 1869; d. 20 May 1944), mar. 21 Nov 1908 Charles Alexander Ferguson, of Marston Meysey Grange, Swindon, co. Wiltshire (b. 21 Oct 1873; d. 13 Mar 1945), 4th. son of Lt Col George Arthur Ferguson of Pitfour DL, by his wife Hon Nina Maria Hood, 1st dau. of Alexander Nelson [Hood], 1st Viscount Bridport

2. Lady Mabel Marjorie Campbell (b. 24 Feb 1876; d. 13 Jan 1966), mar. 7 Jul 1904 Maj Sir Henry Bernard de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, 4th Bt., of Bedale, co. York, and had issue

3. Lady Lilian Katharine Campbell (b. 13 Jul 1879; d. 2 Jan 1918), mar. 21 Jul 1910 as his first wife Rev Richard Windham de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, Vicar of St John, Middlesborough, co. York, Vicar of Christ Church, Lancaster Gate, and Rural Dean of Paddington (b. 9 Aug 1876; d. 13 Mar 1952), 2nd son of Sir Henry Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, 3rd Bt., of Bedale, co. York, by his wife Lady Adelaide Mary Lucy Bernard, 5th dau. of Francis [Bernard], 3rd Earl of Bandon, and had issue

4. Lady Muriel Dorothy Campbell (b. 25 Jul 1887; d. 23 Oct 1934)

died

8 Feb 1911

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Carmarthenshire 1874-85; Ecclesiastical Commissioner 1880-1911; Commissioner of Lunacy 1886-93; Chairman, Great Western Railway 1895-1905; Lord Lieutenant of Pembrokeshire 1896-1911; Militia ADC to Queen Victoria, King Edward VII and King George V 1899-1911; Privy Councillor 1905; First Lord of the Admiralty 1905

 

Hugh Frederick Vaughan [Campbell], 4th Earl Cawdor

born

21 Jun 1870

mar.

11 Jun 1898 Joan Emily Mary Thynne (b. 30 Oct 1872; d. 26 Jul 1945), 1st dau. of John Charles Thynne, Receiver-General to the Dean and Chapter of Westminster, by his wife Mary Elizabeth MacGregor, 2nd dau. of Sir John Atholl Bannantyne MacGregor of MacGregor, 3rd Bt.

children

1. Hon John Duncan Vaughan Campbell, later 5th Earl Cawdor

2. Maj Hon Andrew Charles Campbell (b. 26 Oct 1907; dsp. 11 Apr 1976), mar. 15 Aug 1935 Helen Christina Cairns (b. 23 Feb 1909; dsp. 19...), only dau. of Hon Douglas Halyburton Cairns of Carnach (by his wife Lady Constance Anne Montagu-Douglas-Scott, 2nd dau. of William Henry Walter [Montagu-Douglas-Scott], 6th Duke of Buccleuch), 5th son of Hugh McCalmont [Cairns], 1st Earl Cairns

1. Lady Janet Helena Campbell (b. 2 Mar 1899; d. 2 Nov 1982), mar. 14 Apr 1926 Capt John Francis Gore CVO, barrister (b. 15 May 1885; d. 24 Jul 1983), 3rd son of Sir Francis Charles Gore KCB (by his wife Constance Mary Bruce, dau. of Lt Gen Robert Bruce), 1st son of Hon Charles Alexander Gore (by his wife Lady Augusta Lavinia Priscilla Ponsonby, 2nd dau. of John William [Ponsonby], 4th Earl of Bessborough), younger brother of Philip Yorke [Gore], 4th Earl of Arran, and had issue

2. Lady Mary Agatha Campbell (b. 6 Jan 1905; d. 1997), mar. 5 Feb 1931 Brig Henry Claude Warrington Eastman DSO MVO (d. 1975), only surv. son of Thomas Eastman, of Northwood Park, Winchester, and had issue

died

7 Jan 1914

suc. by

son

 

John Duncan Vaughan [Campbell], 5th Earl Cawdor

born

17 May 1900

mar. (1)

15 May 1929 (div. 1961) Wilma Mairi Vickers (d. 1982), 1st dau. of Vincent Cartwright Vickers, of Edge Grove, Aldenham, co. Hertford

children by first wife

1. Hon Hugh John Vaughan Campbell, later 6th Earl Cawdor

2. Hon James Alexander Campbell (b. 21 Jul 1942), mar. (1) 14 Nov 1964 (div. 1973) Brigid Carol Dolben Lyons (b. 1940), only dau. of Capt Patrick Owen Lyons, by his wife Josephine Anne Mackworth, only dau. of Col John Dolben Mackworth CBE (by his wife Marianne Annette Sillem, only dau. of H W Sillem, of The Pines, Horsell, co. Surrey), 7th son of Sir Arthur William Mackworth, 6th Bt., and (2) 1973 (div. 1986) Ann Elizabeth Gillmore, dau. of Col Argyle Henry Gilmore OBE, and has issue by both wives

1. Lady Caroline Mairi Campbell (b. 10 Mar 1930), mar. 4 Feb 1953 Baron Bernard Henry Hubert Friesen, only son of Baron Eduard Friesen, of Virnberg, Bavaria, Germany, and has issue

mar. (2)

29 Jun 1961 Elizabeth Topham Gordon-Cumming (widow of Maj Sir Alexander Penrose Gordon-Cumming, 5th Bt. MC;  d. 1985), dau. of John Topham Richardson, of Harps Oak, Merstham, co. Surrey

died

9 Jan 1970

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Hugh John Vaughan [Campbell], 6th Earl Cawdor

born

6 Sep 1932

mar. (1)

19 Jan 1956 (div. 1979) Cathryn Hinde, 2nd dau. of Maj Gen Sir (William) Robert Norris Hinde KCB CB DSO, of Shrewton House, Salisbury, co. Wiltshire, by his wife Evelyn Muriel Wright, 3rd dau. of Henry Fitzherbert Wright, of Yeldersley Hall, co. Derby

children by his first wife

1. Hon Colin Robert Vaughan Campbell, later 7th Earl Cawdor

2. Hon Frederick William Campbell (b. 29 Jul 1965), mar. 7 Dec 1996 Katherine M Barrett, 3rd dau. of Richard Barrett, of Dallas, Texas, USA, and has issue

1. Lady Emma Clare Campbell (b. 15 Mar 1958), mar. 29 Jan 1983 David Marrian, of Nairobi, Kenya, son of Peter Marrian, of Nairobi, Kenya, and has issue

2. Lady Elizabeth Campbell (b. 24 Sep 1959), mar. 1990 William Robert Charles Athill, 3rd son of Maj Andrew Athill, of The Cottage, Morston, co. Norfolk, and has issue

3. Lady Laura Jane Campbell (b. 26 Dec 1966), mar. 23 Sep 2000 Adam Howard Hall, of Flat 5, 50 St Stephen's Gardens, London W2, 2nd son of Trevor Hall, of Ferring, co. Sussex

mar. (2)

28 Dec 1979 Countess Angelika Lazansky von Bukowa, 2nd dau. of Count Prokop Lazansky von Bukowa, of Chiesch, Bohemia, and Harare, Zimbabwe

died

20 Jun 1993

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Colin Robert Vaughan [Campbell], 7th Earl Cawdor

born

30 Jun 1962

mar.

21 Oct 1994 Lady Isabella Rachel Stanhope, only dau. of William Henry Leicester [Stanhope], 11th Earl of Harrington, by his third wife Priscilla Margaret Cubitt, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Maj Hon Archibald Edward Cubitt, of Dedington, co. Oxford (5th son of Henry [Cubitt], 2nd Baron Ashcombe)

only child

1. Hon James Chester Campbell, styled Viscount Emlyn (b. 7 Jul 1998)

 

Last updated 5 Aug 2005

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Titles:

7th Earl Cawdor, of Castlemartin in the County of Pembroke

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 5 Oct 1827)

7th Viscount Emlyn, of Emlyn in the County of Carmarthen

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 5 Oct 1827)

8th Baron Cawdor, of Castlemartin in the County of Pembroke

(Great Britain, let. pat. 21 Jun 1796)

 

Address:

Carnoch, The Streens, Nairne IV12 5RQ

 

Website for Cawdor Castle:

www.cawdorcastle.com

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