WILLIAM CAVENDISH 1ST DUKE DEVONSHIRE

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Maternal Family Tree: Elizabeth Leyburne 1536-1567

DESCENT

9G Grandson Edward III King England

11G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

25 Jan 1640 born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 and Elizabeth Cecil -1689

26 Oct 1662 [22] married Mary Butler

23 Nov 1684 [44] succeeded 4th Earl Devonshire

30 Jun 1688 [48] signed at Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven

1694 [54] created 1st Duke Devonshire; by William of Orange III King England, Scotland and Ireland 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.

1689 [49] appointed 498th Knight Garter: William III and Mary II

18 Aug 1707 [67] died

buried

CHILDREN

Mother: Mary Butler (10G GD Edward III)

Elizabeth Cavendish 1670-1741 [Father: 29] [Mother: 24]

William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 [Father: 31] [Mother: 26]

Henry Cavendish 1673-1700 [Father: 32] [Mother: 27]

James Cavendish -1751

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

4G GrandMother: Alice Smith

3G GrandMother: Bess Hardwick of Hardwick

4G GrandFather: John Hardwick

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

2G GrandMother: Anne Keighley

GrandMother: Christian Bruce

2G GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss

3G GrandFather: Edward Bruce

Mother: Elizabeth Cecil (8G GD Edward III)

GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury (7G GS Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury

3G GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

4G GrandFather: Richard Cecil

4G GrandMother: Jane Heckington

3G GrandMother: Mildred Cooke

4G GrandFather: Anthony Cooke

4G GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Brooke (6G GD Edward III)

3G GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham (5G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham (4G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Anne Braye

3G GrandMother: Frances Newton

GrandMother: Catherine Howard (7G GD Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk (7G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk (7G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Henry Howard (6G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Frances Vere (12G GD Henry I)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley (6G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley of Waldon in Essex

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G GD Edward III)

2G GrandMother: Mary Dacre (6G GD Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland (5G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland (5G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot (4G GD Edward III)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne

4G GrandFather: James Leyburne