Biography of William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

Timeline

Around 1590 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire and Anne Keighley.

On 10 Apr 1608 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire were married.

In 1609 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was knighted.

Around 1611 Anne Cavendish Countess Warwick was born to William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire.

In 1614 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was elected as MP Derbyshire.

On 10 Oct 1617 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire.

In 1619 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Derbyshire.

On 30 May 1620 Charles Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire.

In 1621 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was elected as MP Derbyshire.

In 1624 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was elected as MP Derbyshire.

In 1625 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was elected as MP Derbyshire.

On 03 Mar 1626 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire succeeded 2nd Earl Devonshire. Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire by marriage Countess Devonshire.

In 1626 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was elected as MP Derbyshire.

Before 20 Jun 1628 Daniel Mijtens. Portrait (attributed) of William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire.

Before 20 Jun 1628 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648. Portrait (attributed) of William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628.

On 20 Jun 1628 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire died at Devonshire House.

After 20 Jun 1628 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire was buried at Derby Cathedral.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire

GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Staventon

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore

Great GrandMother: Alice Smith

GrandMother: Bess Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

Great GrandFather: John Hardwick

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Leeke

Mother: Anne Keighley

GrandFather: Henry Keighley