Biography of William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684

Timeline

On 10 Apr 1608 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628 (18) and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire -1675 were married

On 10 Oct 1617 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628 (27) and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire -1675

English Coronation of Charles I

On 02 Feb 1626 Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (25) was crowned I King England Scotland and Ireland: Stewart at Westminster Abbey, Westminster. His wife Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 was not crowned since she being Catholic refused to attend an Anglican service. She watched Charles at a discreet distance.
Robert Radclyffe 5th Earl Sussex 1573-1629 carried the Orb. Francis Talbot 11th Earl Shrewsbury, 11th Earl Waterford 1623-1667 (3) bore the Second Sword of State. Philip Herbert 1st Earl Montgomery, 4th Earl Pembroke 1584-1650 (41) carried the Spurs. Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland 1578-1632 (48) bore the Rod with the Dove.
William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (8),James Stanley 7th Earl Derby 1607-1651 (19), Roger Palmer 1577-1657 (49) and Mildmay Fane 2nd Earl Westmoreland 1602-1666, John Maynard 1592-1658 (33) were appointed Knight of the Bath.

On 20 Jun 1628 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628 (38) died at Devonshire House, Bishopsgate, City of London. He was buried at Derby Cathedral, Derby, Derbyshire. His son William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (10) succeeded as 3rd Earl Devonshire

In 1631 Cornelius Johnson 1593-1661 (37). Portrait of William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (13).

On 13 Nov 1638 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (21) was appointed Lord Lieutenant Derbyshire in which position he remained until 22 Mar 1642.

On 04 Mar 1639 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (21) and Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689 were married. Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689 by marriage Countess Devonshire.

On 25 Jan 1640 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 was born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (22) and Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689

In Jun 1642 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (24) was with King Charles I (41) at York, Yorkshire

On 20 Jul 1642 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (24) was expelled from the House of Lords for having refused to come to the bar to answer charges of high crimes and misdemeanors. He left England, and his estates were sequestrated.

On 13 Oct 1642 King Charles I (41) stayed the night at the house of William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (25) at Latimer House, Chesham, Buckinghamshire

In 1645 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (27) returned to England and submitted to Parliament. He was pardoned for his former delinquency in 1646 and fined £5,000.

Around 1647 Studio of Peter Lely 1618-1680 (28). Portrait of William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (29) although the painting says somewhat curiously 2nd Earl Devonshire.

Around 1647 Studio of Peter Lely 1618-1680 (28). Portrait of William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (29) although the painting says somewhat curiously 2nd Earl Devonshire.

Around 1649 Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter 1649-1704 was born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (31) and Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689 at Latimer, Buckinghamshire

On 20 Aug 1660 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (42) was re-appointed Lord Lieutenant Derbyshire

In 1675 Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire -1675 died. He was buried at Derby Cathedral, Derby, Derbyshire.

On 23 Nov 1684 William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 (67) died at his house in Roehampton,Surrey. He was buried in the Henry VII Chapel in Westminster Abbey. His son William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (44) succeeded as 4th Earl Devonshire. Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire 1646-1710 (38) by marriage Countess Devonshire.

In 1689 Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689 died

Charles Cavendish -1671 was born to William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684 and Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 17 Grand Son of Maredudd ab Owain King Deheubarth, King Powys, King Gwynedd -999

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 17 Grand Son of Llywelyn ap Seisyll King Gwynedd, King Powys, King Deheubarth 1022-1023

Kings England: Great x 11 Grand Son of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of David I King Scotland 1084-1153

Kings Franks: Great x 23 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks 778-840

Kings France: Great x 16 Grand Son of Henry I King France 1008-1060

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628 Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 1505-1557

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish 1472-1524

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish 1430-1477

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore 1434-1489

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Smith 1478-1515

Great GrandMother: Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1527-1608 Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Hardwick -1528

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke 1497-1556 Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Leeke of Hasland 1458-1523

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Chaworth 1432-1472 Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

GrandMother: Anne Keighley 1563-1625

Great GrandFather: Henry Keighley 1543-1567

Mother: Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire -1675

GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss 1548-1611

Great GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1505-1565