BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 1ST DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1640-1707

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CAVENDISH

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 25 Jan 1640 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire (22) and Elizabeth Cecil

On 26 Oct 1662 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (22) and Mary Butler (16) were married

In 1670 Elizabeth Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (29) and Mary Butler (24)

Around 1672 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (31) and Mary Butler (26)

In 1673 Henry Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (32) and Mary Butler (27) at Nice

On 23 Nov 1684 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (44) succeeded 4th Earl Devonshire

On 30 Jun 1688 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (48) signed during the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven

In 1689 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (48) was appointed 498th Knight Garter: William III and Mary II

In 1694 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (53) was created 1st Duke Devonshire by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland (43) in recognition of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (53) '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 (67) 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

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish

3G GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

4G GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore

3G GrandMother: Alice Smith

2G GrandMother: Bess Hardwick

3G GrandFather: John Hardwick

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

4G GrandFather: Thomas Leeke

1G GrandMother: Anne Keighley

GrandMother: Christian Bruce

1G GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss

2G GrandFather: Edward Bruce

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

GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury

2G GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

3G GrandFather: Richard Cecil

4G GrandFather: David Cecil

4G GrandMother: Alice Dicons

3G GrandMother: Jane Heckington

4G GrandFather: William Heckington

2G GrandMother: Mildred Cooke

3G GrandFather: Anthony Cooke

4G GrandFather: John Cooke

3G GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Brooke (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Heydon

3G GrandMother: Anne Braye

4G GrandFather: Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye

2G GrandMother: Frances Newton

GrandMother: Catherine Howard (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Howard (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stafford (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Frances Vere (10G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Trussell (12G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Audley (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Audley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wotton

1G GrandMother: Mary Dacre (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Hastings (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne

3G GrandFather: James Leyburne

4G GrandFather: Thomas Leyburne

4G GrandMother: Margaret Pennington