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Scarsdale, Baron (GB, 1761)

 

Creation: let.pat. 9 Apr 1761

 

Family name: Curzon

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Arms:

See Viscount Scarsdale

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Nathaniel [Curzon], 1st Baron Scarsdale

1st son and heir of Sir Nathaniel Curzon, 4th Bt., of Kedleston, co. Derby, by his wife Mary Assheton, 3rd dau. and cohrss. by his first wife of Sir Ralph Assheton, 2nd Bt., of Middleton, co. Lancaster

born

23 Dec 1726

mar.

27 Oct 1750 Lady Caroline Colyear (b. Dec 1733; widow of Peregrine Hyde [Osborne], 3rd Duke of Leeds; d. 7 Feb 1812; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby), 1st dau. of Charles [Colyear], 2nd Earl of Portmore, by his wife Juliana Hele, dau. and cohrss. of Roger Hele, of Halewell, co. Devon

children

1. Hon Nathaniel Curzon, later 2nd Baron Scarsdale

2. Hon Charles William Curzon, an Army officer (b. 1758; d. 1804)

3. Hon John Curzon, a Naval officer (b. 1759; dvp. 1794)

4. Rev Hon David Francis Curzon (b. 18 Jul 1761; d. 1832)

5. Admiral Hon Henry Curzon RN (b. 24 May 1765; d. 2 May 1846)

1. Hon Caroline Curzon (d. 17 May 1841)

2. Hon Juliana Curzon (d. 22 Feb 1835)

died

5 Dec 1804 (bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby)

created

9 Apr 1761 Baron Scarsdale, of Scarsdale in the County of Derby

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Tory) for Clitheroe 1748-54 and for Derbyshire 1754-61;  suc. his father 18 Nov 1758 as 5th Baronet;  Chairman of the Committee of the whole House on the State of the Nation 1778;  granted a pension of £1,800 1790

 

Nathaniel [Curzon], 2nd Baron Scarsdale

born

16 Sep 1751

mar. (1)

11 Aug 1777 Hon Sophia Susannah Noel (b. 24 Mar 1758; d. 28 Jun 1782; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby), sister and cohrss. in her issue of Thomas [Noel], 2nd Viscount Wentworth, and 3rd dau. of Edward [Noel], 1st Viscount Wentworth, by his wife Judith Lamb, dau .and hrss. of William Lamb, of Wilby, co. Northampton, and of Farndish, co. Bedford

children by first wife

1. Hon Nathaniel Curzon, later 3rd Baron Scarsdale

1. Hon Sophia Caroline Curzon (b. 13 Jan 1779; dsp. 3 Feb 1849; bur. at Bredon, co. Leicester), mar. 5 Sep 1800 Hon Robert Sewallis Shirley, styled Viscount Tamworth (b. 9 Nov 1778; dvp. and sp. 6 Jun 1824; bur. at Bredon, co. Leicester), only son and heir ap. by his first wife of Robert [Shirley], 7th Earl Ferrers

mar. (2)

18 Nov 1798 Felicité Anne Josèphe des Watines (b. 13 Apr 1767; d. 16 Dec 1850; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby), dau. of Francois Josèphe des Watines, of Heslin, France, by his wife Anne Josèphe ....

children by second wife

2. Rev Hon Alfred Curzon, Rector of Kedleston, co. Derby 1832-50 (b. 17 Apr 1801; d. 12 Jan 1850; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby), mar. 14 Jul 1825 Sophia Holden (d. 9 Feb 1890), 2nd dau. of Robert Holden, of Nuttall Temple, co. Nottingham, and had issue:

1a. George Nathaniel Curzon (b. 5 Oct 1826; d. 16 Jun 1855 from a riding accident; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby)

2a. Alfred Nathaniel Holden Curzon, later 4th Baron Scarsdale

1a. Hon Sophia Felicité Curzon, granted the rank and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant (dsp. 2 Apr 1869), mar. 7 Sep 1854 W Hatfield De Rodes, of Barlborough Hall, co. Derby (d. 1883)

2a. Hon Mary Catherine Curzon, granted the rank and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant (b. 14 Dec 1837; d. 20 Aug 1911), mar. 15 Apr 1858 as his second wife Arthur Edwin [Hill later Hill-Trevor], 1st Baron Trevor, and had issue

3. Hon Francis James Curzon, barrister-at-law (b. 25 Apr 1803; dsp. 24 May 1851), mar. Louisa ..... (dsp. 6 Nov 1840)

2. Hon Felicité Anne Josèphe Curzon (d. 10 Apr 1844)

3. Hon Mary Elizabeth Curzon (d. 11 Oct 1868), mar. 29 Aug 1825 John Beaumont, of Barrow, co. Derby (d. 11 Mar 1834), and had issue

4. Hon Caroline Esther Curzon (d. 16 Oct 1886), mar. 13 Feb 1827 William Drury-Lowe, of Locko Park, co. Derby (d. 26 Feb 1877), and had issue

died

27 Jan 1837 (bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby)

suc. by

son by first wife

note

Member of Parliament (Tory) for Derbyshire 1775-84

 

Nathaniel [Curzon], 3rd Baron Scarsdale

born

3 Jan 1781

died

12 Nov 1856

suc. by

nephew

note

on the death without issue of his uncle, Thomas [Noel], 2nd Viscount Wentworth, on 17 Apr 1815 he became one of the two co-heirs to the Barony of Wentworth (cr. 1529)

 

Alfred Nathaniel Holden [Curzon], 4th Baron Scarsdale

born

12 Jul 1831

mar.

3 Jul 1856 Blanche Pocklington-Senhouse (b. 26 Sep 1837; d. 4 Apr 1875; bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby), 2nd dau. of Joseph Pocklington later Pocklington-Senhouse, of Netherhall, co. Cumberland, by his wife Elizabeth Senhouse, 1st dau. and cohrss. of Humphrey Senhouse, of Netherhall, co. Cumberland

children

1. Hon George Nathaniel Curzon, later 1st Baron Curzon of Kedleston later 1st Viscount Scarsdale and 1st Earl Curzon of Kedleston later 5th Baron Scarsdale later 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

2. Lt Col Hon Alfred Nathaniel Curzon (b. 12 Mar 1860; d. 20 Sep 1920), mar. 29 Apr 1891 Henrietta Mary Montagu (mar. (2) 3 Aug 1922 Brig Gen Claude Julian Hawker CMG CBE, of 8 Eaton Place, London SW3; d. 7 Dec 1954), 2nd dau. of Hon Spencer Dudley Montagu (by his second wife Henrietta Elizabeth Harriet Pemberton, dau. of C R Pemberton), 4th son of Matthew [Robinson later Montagu], 4th Baron Rokeby, and had issue:

1a. Richard Nathaniel Curzon, later 2nd Viscount Scarsdale

1a. Hon Magdalen Blanche Curzon, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Viscount by Royal Warrant 1930 (b. 10 Mar 1892; d. 5 Nov 1973), mar. (1) 25 Jun 1919 (div. 1932) Maj Hugh Percy Gillilan (d. Jan 1967), 2nd son of W Gillilan, of 6 Palace Gate, London W8, (2) 26 Jan 1939 Lt Col Geoffrey Henry Julian Skeffington Smyth later FitzPatrick DSO (d. 11 Mar 1939), 2nd son of Edward Randal Skeffington Smyth JP DL, of Mount Henry, and (3) 7 Oct 1944 Thomas Simpson-Pedler, barrister, son of William Henry Pedler, of Barnstaple, co. Devon

2a. Hon Rosamond Mary Curzon, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Viscount by Royal Warrant 1930 (b. 24 Dec 1893; d. 19...), mar. 30 Apr 1924 Sir Robert Archibald Cary, 1st Bt. MP, and had issue

3. Hon Francis Nathaniel Curzon (b. 15 Dec 1865; d. 8 Jun 1941), mar. 27 Apr 1922 Winifred Phyllis Dunville (former wife of Robert Lambart Dunville; d. 6 Apr 1961), dau. of Capt Christian Combe, of Muir of Ord, co. Ross, by his wife Lady Jane Seymour Conyngham, 3rd dau. of George Henry [Conyngham], 3rd Marquess Conyngham, and had issue:

1a. Francis John Nathaniel Curzon, later 3rd Viscount Scarsdale

1a. Hon (Christian) Avril Curzon, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Viscount by Royal Warrant 1980 (b. 24 Apr 1923;  d. 1 Aug 2013)

4. Hon Assheton Nathaniel Curzon (b. 10 May 1867; d. 20 Aug 1950), mar. 20 Jul 1897 Mercy Lilian Okeover (d. 16 Oct 1936), dau. of Haughton Charles Okeover JP DL, of Okeover, co. Stafford, by his wife and 1st cousin once removed Hon Eliza Anne Cavendish, 1st dau. of Henry Manners [Cavendish], 3rd Baron Waterpark, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Jane Anson, sister of Thomas William [Anson], 1st Earl of Lichfield, and 6th dau. of Thomas [Anson], 1st Viscount Anson, and had issue

1. Hon Sophia Caroline Curzon (b. 20 Nov 1857; d. 12 Mar 1929), mar. 17 Jan 1882 Rev Charles MacMichael, Rector of Walpole St Peter's, Wisbech (d. 22 Dec 1905), and had issue

2. Hon Blanche Felicia Curzon (b. 18 Apr 1861; d. 23 Apr 1928)

3. Hon Mary Eveline Curzon (dvp. an infant 4 May 1862)

4. Hon Eveline Mary Curzon (b. 16 Feb 1864; dsp. 15 Jun 1934), mar. 19 Jan 1893 Sir James Percy Miller, 2nd Bt. DSO

5. Hon Elinor Florence Curzon (b. 13 Feb 1869; d. 11 Mar 1939)

6. Hon Geraldine Emily Curzon (b. 8 May 1871; d. 17 May 1940), mar. 28 Feb 1901 William Tower Townshend, of Myross Wood, co. Cork, and Bodiam Manor, co. Sussex (d. 6 Feb 1943), and had issue

7. Hon Margaret Georgina Curzon (b. 23 Dec 1873; d. 19 Jul 1957), mar. 26 Jan 1899 Hardress John Waller, of 50 Cornwall Gardens, London (d. 14 Jul 1944), son of Bolton J Waller, of Moystown, King's County, and had issue

died

23 Mar 1916 (bur. at Kedleston, co. Derby)

suc. by

son

note

Rector of Kedleston, co. Derby 1856-1916

 

George Nathaniel [Curzon], 1st Baron Curzon of Kedleston later 1st Viscount Scarsdale and 1st Earl Curzon of Kedleston later 5th Baron Scarsdale later 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, KG GCSI GCIE PC

created

v.p. 11 Nov 1898 Baron Curzon of Kedleston, of Kedleston in the County of Derby (Peerage of Ireland), with remainder to the heirs male of his body

v.p. 2 Nov 1911 Baron Ravensdale, of Ravensdale in the County of Derby, with remainder in default of male issue to his eldest dau. and the heirs male of her body, with remainder to his second and every other younger dau. successively in order of birth, and the heirs male of their bodies;  Viscount Scarsdale, of Scarsdale in the County of Derby, with remainder in default of male issue to his father, Baron Scarsdale, and the heirs male of his body;  and Earl Curzon of Kedleston, of Kedleston in the County of Derby, with remainder to the heirs male of his body

28 Jun 1921 Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

 

On the death of the 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston on 20 Mar 1925 the Marquessate, Earldom and Irish Barony of Curzon of Kedleston became extinct, the Barony and Viscountcy of Scarsdale devolved on his nephew, Richard Nathaniel Curzon, and the Barony of Ravensdale on his eldest daughter, Lady Mary Irene Curzon.

 

 Last updated 27 Aug 2013

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