BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 2ND DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1672-1729

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CAVENDISH

EVENTS

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

On 21 Jun 1688 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (16) and Rachel Russell (14) were married

On 26 Sep 1698 William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (26) and Rachel Russell (24)

On 04 Oct 1699 Rachel Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (27) and Rachel Russell (25)

On 27 Sep 1700 Lady Elizabeth Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (28) and Rachel Russell (26)

On 23 Nov 1701 James Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (29) and Rachel Russell (27)

On 17 Mar 1704 Charles Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (32) and Rachel Russell (30)

On 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (35) succeeded his father as 2nd Duke Devonshire, 5th Earl Devonshire

In 1710 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (38) was appointed 516th Knight Garter: Anne I

On 04 Jun 1729 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (57) died

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire

GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

1G 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

4G GrandFather: John Hardwick

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

2G GrandMother: Anne Keighley

1G GrandMother: Christian Bruce

2G GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss

3G GrandFather: Edward Bruce

GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil

1G GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury

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

3G GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham

4G GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham

4G GrandMother: Anne Braye

3G GrandMother: Frances Newton

1G GrandMother: Catherine Howard

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk

3G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk

4G GrandFather: Henry Howard

4G GrandMother: Frances Vere

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley

4G GrandFather: Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey

2G GrandMother: Mary Dacre

3G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland

4G GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne

4G GrandFather: James Leyburne

Mother: Mary Butler

GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde

1G GrandFather: Thomas Butler

2G GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory

3G GrandFather: Edward Butler

4G GrandFather: James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde, 2nd Earl Ossory

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzgerald

3G GrandMother: Mary Burke

2G GrandMother: Helen Butler

3G GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret

4G GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Butler

3G GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick

4G GrandFather: Barnaby Fitzpatrick 1st Baron Ossory

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz

2G GrandFather: John Poyntz

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz

4G GrandMother: Joan Berkeley

3G GrandMother: Anne Vernon

4G GrandFather: Ralph Vernon

GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston