BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 6TH DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1790-1858

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CAVENDISH

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 22G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

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

In 1811 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire (20) succeeded his father as 6th Duke Devonshire, 9th Earl Devonshire

On 19 Jul 1821 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire (31) carried the Orb at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of George IV

In 1827 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire (36) was appointed 663rd Knight Garter: George IV

On 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire (67) died at Hardwick Hall

After 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire was buried

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire (8G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

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

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

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

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

3G GrandMother: Mary Butler (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

2G GrandMother: Rachel Russell (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

1G GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns

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

1G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 3rd Earl Burlington (6G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

3G GrandFather: Charles Boyle (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 2nd Earl Cork, 1st Earl Burlington

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

3G GrandMother: Jane Seymour (4G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (3G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

2G GrandMother: Juliana Noel

3G GrandFather: Henry Noel

4G GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

4G GrandMother: Hester Wotton

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Savile (11G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

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

3G GrandFather: George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax

4G GrandFather: William Savile

4G GrandMother: Anne Coventry

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Spencer (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Finch (11G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Daniel Finch 2nd Earl Nottingham, 7th Earl Winchelsea (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Heneage Finch 1st Earl Nottingham (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harvey

3G GrandMother: Essex Rich (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Rich 3rd Earl Warwick (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Cheeke (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

Mother: Georgiana Spencer (10G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandFather: John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer (9G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: John Spencer (11G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (9G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Digby (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: George Digby 2nd Earl Bristol

4G GrandMother: Anne Russell (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Churchill (15G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough (14G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Winston Churchill

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Drake (13G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Sarah Jennings

4G GrandFather: Richard Jennings

1G GrandMother: Georgiana Caroline Carteret (8G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville (13G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret (12G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip Carteret

4G GrandMother: Jemima Montagu (11G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Grace Granville 1st Countess Granville

4G GrandFather: John Granville 1st Earl Bath

2G GrandMother: Frances Worsley (7G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Robert Worsley

3G GrandMother: Frances Thynne (6G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Thynne 1st Viscount Weymouth (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Frances Finch (5G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandMother: Margaret Georgiana Poyntz (11G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Stephen Poyntz (13G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Poyntz (12G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Newdigate Poyntz (11G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Poyntz (10G Grandson Henry III King England)

1G GrandMother: Anna-Maria Mordaunt (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Lewis Mordaunt (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Mordaunt 1st Viscount Mordaunt (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Mordaunt 1st Earl Peterborough (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

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

4G GrandFather: Thomas Carey (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Smith