BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 5TH DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1748-1811

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CAVENDISH

Descent English Royalty: 8G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 21G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1748 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire (27) and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle (16)

On 02 Oct 1764 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (16) succeeded his father as 5th Duke Devonshire, 8th Earl Devonshire

In 1774 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (26) and Georgiana Spencer (16) were married

In 1782 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (34) was appointed 598th Knight Garter: George III

On 12 Jul 1783 Georgiana Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (35) and Georgiana Spencer (26)

On 29 Aug 1785 Harriet Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (37) and Georgiana Spencer (28) at Devonshire House

On 21 May 1790 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (42) and Georgiana Spencer (32) at Paris

On 20 Feb 1792 Eliza Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (44) and Georgiana Spencer (34) at Aix-en-Provence

In 1809 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (61) and Elizabeth Christiana Hervey (51) were married

In 1811 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (63) died

ANCESTRY

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

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

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

4G GrandMother: Christian Bruce

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Howard (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Butler (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Butler (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

1G GrandMother: Rachel Russell (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

4G GrandMother: Frances Howard (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns

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

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

1G GrandFather: Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington (5G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Boyle (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 2nd Earl Cork, 1st Earl Burlington

4G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 1st Earl Cork

4G GrandMother: Catherine Fenton

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Clifford (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Clifford 5th Earl Cumberland (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Jane Seymour (4G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

4G GrandFather: Edward Seymour (2G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Honora Rogers

3G GrandMother: Frances Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Lettice Knollys (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Juliana Noel

2G GrandFather: Henry Noel

3G GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

4G GrandFather: Edward Noel 2nd Viscount Campden

4G GrandMother: Juliana Hicks 2nd Viscountess Campden

3G GrandMother: Hester Wotton

4G GrandFather: Thomas Wotton 2nd Baron Wotton

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

1G GrandFather: William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax

3G GrandFather: William Savile

3G GrandMother: Anne Coventry

4G GrandFather: Thomas Coventry 1st Baron Coventry

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Spencer (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley (7G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Percy (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Mary Finch (11G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Heneage Finch 1st Earl Nottingham (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Heneage Finch (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harvey

2G GrandMother: Essex Rich (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Robert Rich 2nd Earl Warwick (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Frances Hatton

3G GrandMother: Anne Cheeke (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cheeke

4G GrandMother: Essex Rich (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)