BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 1ST DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1640-1707

EVENTS

On 25 Jan 1640 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire and Elizabeth Cecil

On 26 Oct 1662 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler were married

In 1670 Elizabeth Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler

Around 1672 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler

In 1673 Henry Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler at Nice

On 23 Nov 1684 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire succeeded 4th Earl Devonshire

On 30 Jun 1688 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire signed during the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven

In 1689 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was appointed 498th Knight Garter: William III and Mary II

In 1694 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was created 1st Duke Devonshire by William Orange-Nassau in recognition of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven.

In 1694 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was created 1st Duke Devonshire by William Orange-Nassau in recognition of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven.

On 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire died

After 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was buried

James Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire

3G GrandFather: William Cavendish

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

5G GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

5G GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore

4G GrandMother: Alice Smith

3G GrandMother: Bess Hardwick

4G GrandFather: John Hardwick

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

5G GrandFather: Thomas Leeke

2G GrandMother: Anne Keighley

GrandMother: Christian Bruce

2G GrandFather: Edward Bruce

3G GrandFather: Edward Bruce

Mother: Elizabeth Cecil

GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury

2G GrandFather: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury

3G GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

4G GrandFather: Richard Cecil

5G GrandFather: David Cecil

5G GrandMother: Alice Dicons

4G GrandMother: Jane Heckington

5G GrandFather: William Heckington

3G GrandMother: Mildred Cooke

4G GrandFather: Anthony Cooke

5G GrandFather: John Cooke

4G GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Brooke

3G GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham

4G GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham

5G GrandFather: Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham

5G GrandMother: Dorothy Heydon

4G GrandMother: Anne Braye

5G GrandFather: Edmund Braye

3G GrandMother: Frances Newton

GrandMother: Catherine Howard

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk

3G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk

4G GrandFather: Henry Howard

5G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford

4G GrandMother: Frances Vere

5G GrandFather: John Vere 15th Earl Oxford

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Trussell

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley

4G GrandFather: Thomas Audley

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Audley

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey

5G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset

5G GrandMother: Margaret Wotton

2G GrandMother: Mary Dacre

3G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland

4G GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland

5G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Greystoke

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot

5G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford

5G GrandMother: Anne Hastings

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne

4G GrandFather: James Leyburne

5G GrandFather: Thomas Leyburne

5G GrandMother: Margaret Pennington