Biography of William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne

Timeline

On 06 Dec 1592 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was born to Charles Cavendish and Catherine Ogle 8th Baroness Ogle at Handsworth Manor.

In 1610 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was appointed as Knight of the Bath.

After 1610 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne were married.

On 03 Nov 1620 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was appointed as Viscount Mansfield.

In 1622 Jane Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne.

Around 1626 Charles Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne.

In 1627 Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Bridgewater was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne.

On 07 Mar 1628 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was created 1st Earl Newcastle upon Tyne (2C 1628). Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne by marriage Earl Newcastle upon Tyne (2C 1628).

On 24 Jun 1630 Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne at Handsworth Manor.

In 1639 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was appointed as Privy Council.

On 31 Jul 1643 Francis Willoughby 5th Baron Willoughby Parham surrendered Gainsborough to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne after a three day siege.

In 1650 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was appointed 450th Knight Garter: Charles II.

In 1665 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was created 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1665).

On 25 Dec 1676 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne died at Welbeck Abbey.

After 25 Dec 1676 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne was buried at Westminster Abbey.

Frances Cavendish Countess Bolingbroke was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne and Elizabeth Bassett Countess Newcastle upon Tyne.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 21 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 4 Grand Son of Edward IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 16 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 14 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 10 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Charles Cavendish

GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great Great Great GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great Great Great GrandMother: Joan Staventon

Great Great GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore

Great GrandMother: Alice Smith

GrandMother: Bess Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

Great GrandFather: John Hardwick

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Leeke

Mother: Catherine Ogle 8th Baroness Ogle

GrandFather: Cuthbert Ogle 7th Baron Ogle

Great GrandFather: Robert Ogle 5th Baron Ogle

Great Great GrandFather: Robert Ogle

Great Great GrandMother: Anne Lumley Baroness Ogle

Great Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Lumley

Great Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth York