Biography of William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire

Timeline

Around 1672 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire and Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire.

On 21 Jun 1688 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire were married.

Before 26 Sep 1698 Henrietta Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Mary Heneage.

On 26 Sep 1698 William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire.

On 04 Oct 1699 Rachel Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire.

On 27 Sep 1700 Elizabeth Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire.

On 23 Nov 1701 James Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire.

On 17 Mar 1704 Charles Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire and Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire.

On 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire succeeded his father as 2nd Duke Devonshire, 5th Earl Devonshire. Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

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

On 04 Jun 1729 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire died.

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas. Portrait of William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire.

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739. Portrait of William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 25 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 17 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 18 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 10 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 16 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bess Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Keighley

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Keighley

Great GrandMother: Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Bruce

GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mildred Cooke

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Brooke Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Frances Newton Baroness Cobham

Great GrandMother: Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Dacre Baroness Audley Waldon Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne Duchess Norfolk

Mother: Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Butler Great x 10 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory Great x 9 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Butler Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Burke

Great x 2 GrandMother: Helen Butler Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick Viscountess Mountgarret

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Poyntz Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Vernon

GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde