BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM HENRY CAVENDISH-SCOTT-BENTNICK 4TH DUKE PORTLAND 1768-1854

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: BENTINCK

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 22G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 23 Jun 1768 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 4th Duke Portland was born to William Cavendish-Bentnick 3rd Duke Portland (30) and Dorothy Cavendish (17)

On 04 Aug 1795 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 4th Duke Portland (27) and Henrietta Scott (21) were married

On 12 Oct 1800 William John Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 5th Duke Portland was born to William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 4th Duke Portland (32) and Henrietta Scott (26) . The date somewhat uncertain according to different sources; Cracroft says 12 Sep 1808 which may be the date he was baptised and 1808 a typo? He was known as John since all the male members of the family were given the first name John.

On 30 Oct 1809 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 4th Duke Portland (41) succeeded 4th Duke Portland

On 27 Mar 1854 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentnick 4th Duke Portland (85) died

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cavendish-Bentnick 3rd Duke Portland (9G Grandson Edward IV King England)

GrandFather: William Bentinck 2nd Duke Portland (11G Grandson Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Bentinck 1st Duke Portland (11G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Bentinck 1st Earl Portland

2G GrandMother: Anne Villiers (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Villiers (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Villiers

4G GrandMother: Barbara St John (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Frances Howard (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Theophilus Howard 2nd Earl Suffolk (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Home

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Noel (10G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Wriothesley Baptist Noel 2nd Earl Gainsborough (9G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Noel 1st Earl Gainsborough

4G GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

4G GrandMother: Hester Wotton

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

2G GrandMother: Catherine Greville (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Fulke Greville 5th Baron Brooke (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Greville 2nd Baron Brooke (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Russell (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Sarah Dashwood

4G GrandFather: Francis Dashwood

4G GrandMother: Alice Sleigh

GrandMother: Margaret Cavendish Harley (8G Granddaughter Edward IV King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward Harley 2nd Earl Oxford and Earl Mortimer

2G GrandFather: Ralph Harley 1st Earl Oxford and Earl Mortimer

1G GrandMother: Henrietta Cavendish Holles (7G Granddaughter Edward IV King England)

2G GrandFather: John Holles 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Gilbert Holles 3rd Earl Clare (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Holles 2nd Earl Clare (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vere (12G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Grace Pierrepoint (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Pierrepoint (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harries

2G GrandMother: Margaret Cavendish (6G Granddaughter Edward IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (5G Grandson Edward IV King England)

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (4G Grandson Edward IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bassett (12G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Frances Pierrepoint (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Pierrepoint (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harries

Mother: Dorothy Cavendish (8G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandFather: William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire (11G Grandson Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Mary Butler (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

2G GrandMother: Rachel Russell (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

1G GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns

GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle (7G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 3rd Earl Burlington (6G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington (5G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Charles Boyle (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 2nd Earl Cork, 1st Earl Burlington

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clifford (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Jane Seymour (4G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (3G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Frances Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Juliana Noel

3G GrandFather: Henry Noel

4G GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

4G GrandMother: Hester Wotton

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Savile (11G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax

4G GrandFather: William Savile

4G GrandMother: Anne Coventry

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Spencer (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Finch (11G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Daniel Finch 2nd Earl Nottingham, 7th Earl Winchelsea (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Heneage Finch 1st Earl Nottingham (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harvey

3G GrandMother: Essex Rich (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Rich 3rd Earl Warwick (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Cheeke (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)