Biography of William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire

Timeline

On 21 May 1790 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire was born to William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire and Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire at Paris.

On 29 Jul 1811 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire succeeded his father as 6th Duke Devonshire, 9th Earl Devonshire.

Coronation of George IV

On 19 Jul 1821 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire carried the Orb at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of George IV.

In 1827 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire was appointed 663rd Knight Garter: George IV.

On 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire died at Hardwick Hall.

After 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire was buried in the Cavendish Plot.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 28 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 19 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 25 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 20 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 9 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 19 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire Great x 8 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire Great x 11 Grandson Henry IV King England

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

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

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire Great x 9 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Russell Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire

GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Richard Boyle 3rd Earl Burlington Great x 6 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington Great x 5 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Boyle 3rd Baron Clifford Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jane Seymour Baroness Clifford Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Juliana Noel Countess Burlington

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Noel

Great GrandMother: Dorothy Savile Countess Burlington Great x 11 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax

Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Spencer Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Finch Duchess Roxburghe Great x 11 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Daniel Finch 2nd Earl Nottingham, 7th Earl Winchelsea Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Essex Rich 2nd Countess Nottingham Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Mother: Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire Great x 10 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer Great x 9 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: John Spencer Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Digby Countess Sunderland Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Churchill Countess Sunderland Great x 18 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough Great x 17 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough

Great GrandMother: Georgiana Caroline Carteret Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville Great x 13 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret Great x 12 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Grace Granville 1st Countess Granville

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Worsley Countess Granville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Worsley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Frances Thynne Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandMother: Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer Great x 11 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Stephen Poyntz Great x 13 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Poyntz Great x 12 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Newdigate Poyntz Great x 11 Grandson Henry III King England

Great GrandMother: Anna-Maria Mordaunt Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Lewis Mordaunt Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Mordaunt 1st Viscount Mordaunt Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Carey Viscountess Mordaunt Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England