Biography of William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire

Timeline

On 08 May 1720 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire and Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire.

Before 1748 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire were married.

In 1748 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire.

On 27 Aug 1750 Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire.

In 1752 Richard Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire.

On 31 Mar 1754 George Augustus Henry Cavendish 1st Earl Burlington was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire.

On 05 Dec 1755 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire succeeded his father as 4th Duke Devonshire, 7th Earl Devonshire. Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

In 1756 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire was appointed 572nd Knight Garter: George II.

Before 1764 Thomas Hudson (After). Portrait of William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire.

Before 1764 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (After).Portrait of William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764.

On 02 Oct 1764 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire died.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 27 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 18 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 23 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 19 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 11 Grand Son of Henry IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 16 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire Great x 10 Grandson Henry IV King England

GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

Great x 3 GrandMother: Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Butler Great x 10 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

GrandMother: Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire Great x 9 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great GrandFather: William Russell Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Brydges Countess Bedford Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Carr Countess Bedford Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

Great x 3 GrandMother: Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton Great x 7 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon Countess Southampton Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Rachel Massue Countess Southampton

Mother: Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire