Biography of Henry Cavendish

Timeline

On 17 Dec 1550 Henry Cavendish was born to William Cavendish and Bess Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford.

On 12 Oct 1616 Henry Cavendish died.

After 03 Mar 1626 William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire was buried at St Peter's Church. Monument to William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire and Henry Cavendish. The two bodies under a low four-poster with black Ionic columns and black covering slab. Henry appears as a skeleton on a straw mat, William in his shroud with his face exposed. Extremely grand architecture above the two martial flanking figures, then arches with, on the left armour, and on the right purple, coronet, and sword hung up, and in the middle an angel holding the black inscription tablet and blowing a trumpet. The whole is surmounted by a big broken pediment. The monument has been attributed to Maximillian Colt.

Henry Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Thomas Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Henry Cavendish and Grace Talbot were married.

William Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Augustin Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Audrey Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Elizabeth Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Anne Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Charles Cavendish was born to Henry Cavendish.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish

GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joanne Clopton Baroness Beauchamp Bletsoe

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Staventon

Great GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore

GrandMother: Alice Smith

Mother: Bess Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

GrandFather: John Hardwick

GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

Great GrandFather: Thomas Leeke