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Waterpark, Baron (I, 1792)


Creation: let. pat. 1792


Family name: Cavendish




Quarterly: 1st and 4th, Sable three Stags' Heads cabossed Argent within a Bordure of the second (Cavendish); 2nd and 3rd, Argent two Bendlets the upper Sable the lower Gules (Bradshaw)


On a Ducal Coronet Or a Snake nowed fesswise proper


Dexter:  a Stag per fess indented Gules and Sable attired and unguled Or;  Sinister:  a Stag proper attired and unguled Or and gorged with a Chaplet of four Roses Argent and Azure alternatively


Cavendo Tutus (Secure by caution)



Sarah Bradshaw later Cavendish, suo jure Baroness Waterpark

only dau. and hrss. of Richard Bradshaw, of Cork, by his wife Deborah Thompson, dau. of William Thompson, of Cork


1 Aug 1740


12 Aug 1757 Rt Hon Sir Henry Cavendish, 2nd Bt. MP (b. 29 Sep 1732; d. 3 Aug 1804), 1st son of Sir Henry Cavendish, 1st Bt., of Doveridge Hall, co. Derby (by his first wife Anne Pyne, dau. and cohrss. of Henry Pyne, of Waterpark, co. Cork), 1st son of William Cavendish, of Doveridge Hall, co. Derby, by his wife and cousin Mary Tyrrell, dau. of Sir Timothy Tyrrell, of Shotover, co. Oxford


1. Hon Richard Cavendish, later 2nd Baron Waterpark

2. Hon George Cavendish, Secretary to the Lords of the Treasury of Ireland (b. 26 Aug 1766; d. 13 Feb 1849), mar. (1) 26 Feb 1803 Letitia Catherine Caulfeild (dsp. 3 Aug 1805), dau. of James Caulfeild, and (2) 15 Nov 1807 Catherine Smyth, dau. of Ralph Smyth, of Gaybrook

3. Hon Augustus Cavendish later Bradshaw, Groom of the Bedchamber (b. 17 Feb 1768), mar. 15 Nov 1796 Mary Anne Nugent (former wife of George Frederick [Nugent], 7th Earl of Westmeath), 1st dau. of Maj James John Jeffreys, of Blarney Castle, co. Cork, by his wife Arabella FitzGibbon, sister of John [FitzGibbon], 1st Earl of Clare, and dau. of John FitzGibbon, of Mount Shannon, co. Limerick

3. Hon Frederick Cavendish (b. 1777; d. 10 Mar 1856), mar. (1) 1801 Lady Eleanor Gore (d. 25 Mar 1812), 2nd dau. of Arthur Saunders [Gore], 2nd Earl of Arran, by his second wife Anne Knight, dau. of Rev Boleyn Knight, of Otley, co. York, and (2) 5 Oct 1817 Agnes Catherine Macdonnell, 1st dau. of Alexander Macdonnell, and had issue by both wives

1. Hon Catherine Cavendish (d. 1800), mar. Baron de Ville

2. Hon Deborah Cavendish (dsp.), mar. 10 Nov 1782 Sir Richard Musgrave, 1st Bt. MP, of Tourin, co. Waterford

3. Hon Sarah Cavendish (b. 24 May 1763;  d. 2 Jan 1849), mar. 20 Dec 1783 as his second wife Arthur [Annesley], 1st Earl of Mountnorris, and had issue

4. Hon Sarah Cavendish (b. 22 Mar 1774; d. 6 Jul 1863), mar. 25 Jul 1793 James Caulfeild [Browne], 2nd Baron Kilmaine, and had issue


4 Aug 1807


15 Jun 1792 Baroness Waterpark, of Waterpark in the County of Cork, with remainder to the heirs male of her body by her husband, Sir Henry Cavendish

suc. by



Richard [Cavendish], 2nd Baron Waterpark


13 Jul 1765


6 Aug 1789 Juliana Cooper (b. c. 1767; d. 11 Oct 1847), 1st dau. and cohrss. of Thomas Cooper, of Mullaghmast Castle, co. Kildare


1. Hon Henry Manners Cavendish, later 3rd Baron Waterpark

2. Hon Richard Cavendish DL, of Thornton Hall, co. Buckingham, and Crakemarsh Hall, Uttoxeter, co. Stafford, Envoy to Nagpoor (b. 1794; d. 18 Mar 1876), mar. 22 Jul 1841 Elizabeth Maria Margaret Hart (d. 4 Jun 1858), only dau. and hrss. of Thomas Hart, and niece and hrss. of Sir Thomas Cotton Sheppard, 2nd Bt., of Thornton Hall, co. Buckingham, and had issue:

1a. Capt William Thomas Cavendish JP, of Thornton Hall, co. Buckingham, and Crakemarsh Hall, Uttoxeter, co. Stafford (b. 29 Jul 1843; d. 10 Apr 1878), mar. 1 May 1873 Cecilia Lafayette Kennedy (mar. (2) 18 Aug 1880 Cecil William [Norton], 1st Baron Rathcreedan; d. 11 Jan 1898), dau. of James Kennedy, of The Limes, co. Down, and had issue:

1b. Henry Sheppard Hart Cavendish, later 6th Baron Waterpark

2b. Brig Gen Frederick William Lawrence Sheppard Hart Cavendish CMG DSO (b. 11 Sep 1877; d. 8 Dec 1931), mar. 18 Jun 1917 Enid Maude Cameron (widow of Roderick Cameron, of New York; mar. (3) 3 Aug 1933 as his third wife Marmaduke [Furness], 1st Viscount Furness, and (4) 26 Jan 1943 as his second wife Valentine Edward Charles [Browne], 6th Earl of Kenmare; d. 5 Jan 1973), dau. of Charles Lindeman, of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, and had issue:

1c. Frederick Caryll Philip Cavendish, later 7th Baron Waterpark

1c. Patricia Enid Cavendish (b. 30 Jun 1925; d. 11 Jun 2019), mar. (1) 30 Sep 1950 (div. 1954) and (3) 1969 Frank Thomas O'Neill, of Broadlands Stud, Somerset, Cape Province, South Africa, and (2) 1 Jul 1957 Count Aymon de Roussy de Sales, son of Count Raoul de Roussy de Sales

1b. Elizabeth Mary Cecilia Cavendish (d. 25 Mar 1907)

2a. Charles Tyrell Cavendish DL, of Crakemarsh, co. Stafford (b. 17 Nov 1849; d. 18 Aug 1903), mar. 24 Apr 1873 Elizabeth Anne Dickinson (d. 28 Aug 1933), dau. of Robert Dickinson, of Shotley House and Ebchester Hall, co. Durham, and had issue

1a. Marianne Cavendish (d. 26 Sep 1888), mar. (1) 6 Sep 1864 Capt Thomas Keane FitzGerald, of Shalstone House, co. Buckingham, and (2) 29 Jan 1872 John Hampson Jones

2a. Catherine Elizabeth Cavendish (d. 5 Aug 1931), mar. 20 Jul 1867 Capt Thomas Cockayne Maunsell JP, of Blisworth, co. Northampton (b. 23 Mar 1818; d. 26 Nov 1887), 3rd son of Thomas Philip Maunsell DL JP MP, of Thorpe Malsor, co. Northampton, by his wife Hon Caroline Eliza Cockayne, 6th dau. and cohrss. of Hon William Cockayne, of Rushton Hall, co. Northampton (by his wife Barbara Hill, 2nd dau. and and eventual sole hrss. of George Hill, of Rothwell Manor House, co. Northampton, Serjeant-at-Law), 1st son of Charles [Cokayne later Cockayne], 5th Viscount Cullen, by his second wife Sophia Baxter, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of John Baxter, Storekeeper of HM Ordnance at Gibraltar, and had issue

3a. Emily Maria Georgiana Cavendish (dsp. 6 Aug 1929), mar. 12 Jul 1864 Francis Noel Mundy, of Markeaton Hall, co. Derby (dsp. 10 Jan 1903)

4a. Elizabeth Dorothy Cavendish (d. 25 Mar 1904), mar. 12 Dec 1868 Sir William Henry Smith-Marriott, 5th Bt. JP, and had issue

5a. Cecilia Augusta Cavendish (d. 13 Mar 1909), mar. 24 May 1883 Edward A Cousins (d. 4 Apr 1931), and had issue

3. Vice Admiral Hon George John Cavendish RN (b. 1796 ; d. 23 Oct 1865), mar. 14 Aug 1838 Caroline Prideaux-Brune (d. 13 Jul 1885), 5th dau. of Rev Charles Prideaux later Prideaux-Brune DL, of Prideaux Place, co. Cornwall, by his wife Frances Patten, 4th dau. of Thomas Patten, of Bank Hall, co. Lancaster, and had issue

4. Rev Hon Augustus Cavendish (d. 9 May 1863), mar. Dec 1830 Mary Anne Legh, dau. of Thomas Legh, of Adlington, co. Chester, by his wife Louisa Newnham, dau. of George Newnham, of Newtimber Place, co. Sussex, and had issue

5. Capt Hon Frederick Cavendish (b. c. 1800; d. 24 May 1877)

6. Rev Hon Thomas Cavendish, Vicar of Doveridge, co. Derby (dsp. 26 Mar 1859), mar. 4 May 1835 Sophia Robinson (d. 13 Jul 1891), 10th dau. of Rev Sir John Robinson, 1st Bt.

1. Hon Sarah Georgiana Cavendish (d. 19 Sep 1874), mar. 18 Nov 1819 Sir George Richard Philips, 2nd Bt., and had issue

2. Hon Juliana Cavendish (d. 19 Jan 1865), mar. 28 Dec 1816 Frederick Farmer Taylor, of Chyknell House, co. Shropshire (d. 24 Jun 1852), and had issue

3. Hon Catherine Cavendish (d. 16 May 1863), mar. 12 Dec 1839 Most Rev Thomas Musgrave DD, Archbishop of York (d. 1860)


1 Jun 1830

suc. by



Member of Parliament for Portarlington 1790-97; suc. his father 3 Aug 1804 as 3rd Baronet of Doveridge; FSA


Henry Manners [Cavendish], 3rd Baron Waterpark


8 Nov 1793


18 Jul 1837 Hon Elizabeth Jane Anson VA, a Lady of the Bedchamber 1864-90 and an Extra Lady of the Bedchamber 1890-94 (b. 26 Feb 1816; d. 15 Sep 1894; bur. at Doveridge, co. Derby), sister of Thomas William [Anson], 1st Earl of Lichfield, and 6th dau. of Thomas [Anson], 1st Viscount Anson, by his wife Lady Anne Margaret Coke, 2nd dau. by his first wife of Thomas William [Coke], 1st Earl of Leicester


1. Hon Henry Anson Cavendish, later 4th Baron Waterpark

1. Hon Eliza Ann Cavendish (d. 11 Dec 1921), mar. 12 Jul 1859 her first cousin once removed Haughton Charles Okeover JP DL, of Okeover, co. Stafford, High Sheriff of Derbyshire 1862 (b. 13 Nov 1825; d. 20 Oct 1912), only son of Rev Charles Gregory Okeover, by his wife Mary Anne Anson, 1st dau. of Gen Sir George Anson GCB MP, Commander-in-Chief of British Forces in India (by his wife Hon Isabella Elizabeth Annabella Weld-Forester, 3rd dau. of Cecil [Forester later Weld-Forester], 1st Baron Forester), brother of Thomas William [Anson], 1st Earl of Lichfield, and 2nd son of Thomas [Anson], 1st Viscount Anson, and had issue

2. Hon Adelaide Cavendish, Maid-of-Honour to Queen Victoria (d. 20 Apr 1925), mar. 3 Dec 1863 as his second wife Samuel William Clowes JP DL, of Broughton Old Hall, co. Lancaster, and Norbury, co. Derby, High Sheriff of Derbyshire 1888-89 (b. 27 Jan 1821; d. 31 Dec 1898), 1st son and heir of Lt Col William Legh Clowes, of Broughton Old Hall, co. Lancaster, by his wife Antonia Henrietta Holden, dau. of Rev Robert Shuttleworth Holden, of Aston Hall, co. Derby, and had issue


31 Mar 1863

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Whig) for Knaresborough 1830-32, for South Derbyshire 1832-35 and for Lichfield 1854-56; Col, Derbyshire Militia; a Lord in Waiting 1846-52 and 1853-58; a Lord of the Bedchamber to the Prince Consort 1859-61


Henry Anson [Cavendish], 4th Baron Waterpark


14 Apr 1839


1873 Emily Stenning (d. 27 Dec 1925; bur. at Doveridge, co. Derby), dau. of John Stenning


1. 2nd Lieut Hon Henry Cavendish (b. 3 Mar 1875; dvp. 22 Oct 1897)

2. Hon Charles Frederick Cavendish, later 5th Baron Waterpark

1. Hon Mary Cavendish (d. 15 May 1967), mar. 14 May 1915 Lt Col George Oldroyd Borwick DSO DL MP (b. 17 Mar 1879), 1st son and heir of Joseph Cooksey Borwick, of 27 Princes Gate (brother of Robert Hudson [Borwick], 1st Baron Borwick), by his wife Ellen Elizabeth Oldroyd, dau. of George Oldroyd, of Stonehyrst, Dewsbury, co. York

2. Hon Winifred Cavendish (d. 8 Dec 1971), mar. 8 Mar 1904 (div. 1925) Lt Col George Aston Strutt JP, of Brailsford Hall, co. Derby (b. 24 Nov 1878; d. 25 Mar 1935), 1st son and heir of George Strutt JP DL, of Bridgehill and Brailsford Hall, co. Derby, by his first wife Edith Adela Balguy, 1st dau. by his first wife of Maj Charles Yelverton Balguy, of The Priory, Tavistock, co. Devon, and had issue

3. Hon Norah Lilian Cavendish (d. 12 Feb 1932)


3 Aug 1912

suc. by



a clerk in the Foreign Office 1860-63; Capt, Staffordshire Yeoman Cavalry; Chairman, Derbyshire County Council 1899-1901


Charles Frederick [Cavendish], 5th Baron Waterpark


11 May 1883


27 Jan 1932 (bur. at Doveridge, co. Derby)

suc. by

second cousin


Henry Sheppard Hart [Cavendish], 6th Baron Waterpark


18 May 1876

mar. (1)

16 Apr 1902 (div. 1906) Isabel Emelie Jay, actress (d. 26 Feb 1927), dau. of John Wimburn Jay

only child by first wife

1. Hon Cecilia Claribel Cavendish (b. 11 Jun 1903), mar. 29 Jul 1933 Dr James Mitchell Anderson (d. 11 Jun 1963), son of Philip Anderson, of Forres, co. Moray, and has issue

mar. (2)

12 Dec 1906 (div. 1913) May Burbridge (b. c. 1886; d. Jul 1969), dau. of William Ernest Burbridge, of Bromley, co. Kent

children by second wife

2. Hon Margaret Cavendish (b. 24 Dec 1907), mar. 1 Sep 1934 Wallace Edward Thomas Leaver (d. 1972), son of Thomas Leaver, of Meadowcroft, Herne Bay, co. Kent, and has issue

3. Hon Winifred Cavendish (b. 1 Jun 1909; d. 2 Nov 1999), mar. 13 Dec 1929 Capt Albert Frank Tribe later Cavendish-Tribe, Trinity House pilot (d. 7 Dec 1962), 4th son of Lt Cdr Arthur Ernest Tribe RNR, and had issue

mar. (3)

30 Aug 1913 (div. 1919) Elise Herran, dau. of Emmanuel Adolphus Herran, of Paris, France, Secretary of the French Embassy in London

mar. (4)

2 Jun 1920 (div. 1929) Georgette Zlateffmoloff, dau. of Ivan Zlateffmoloff Chaudronnier Zlateffmoloff, of Bulgaria

mar. (5)

7 Aug 1929 Jeanne Lassallette (d. 1968), dau. of Pierre Lassallette, of Castillon-sur-Dordogne, Gironde, France


s.p.m. 20 Nov 1948

suc. by



Frederick Caryll Philip [Cavendish], 7th Baron Waterpark


6 Oct 1926


17 Apr 1951 Danièle Alice Guirche, dau. of Roger Guirche, of 1 Avenue Bugeaud, Paris, France


1. Hon Roderick Alexander Cavendish, later 8th Baron Waterpark

1. Hon Caroline Laurence Patricia Cavendish (b. 3 Mar 1952), mar. 13 Oct 1979 George Michael Richard Goulding (b. 24 Dec 1951), 1st son of Ossian Goulding (by his second wife Yasuko Elisabeth Katherine Tham, dau. of Lennart Tham, of Huqvarna, Sweden), 2nd son of Sir William Lingard Amphlett Goulding, 2nd Bt., and has issue

2. Hon Juliet Enid Marie Gabrielle Cavendish (b. 17 Oct 1953), mar. 19... Charles Dumaresq Nicholson, 2nd son of Arthur Wilfred Nicholson, of Hartham Park, Corsham, co. Wiltshire, and has issue


16 Oct 2013

suc. by



Roderick Alexander [Cavendish], 8th Baron Waterpark


10 Oct 1959


1989 Anne Asquith (b. 10 Nov 1965), 2nd dau. of Capt Hon Luke Asquith (by his wife Meriel Evans, 1st dau. of Maurice Cann Evans), 1st son and heir of Cyril [Asquith], Baron Asquith of Bishopstone (Life Peer)


1. Hon Luke Frederick Cavendish (b. 17 Sep 1990)

2. Hon Tom Matthew Arthur Cavendish (b. 26 Aug 1997)


Last updated 11 Jul 2019




8th Baron Waterpark, of Waterpark in the County of Cork

(Ireland, let. pat. 15 Jun 1792)

9th Baronet, styled "of Waterpark, Cork"

(Great Britain, let. pat. 7 May 1755)



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