Biography of Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 30 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 20 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 26 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 21 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 11 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Kings Scotland: Great x 23 Grand Son of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 20 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Timeline

On 23 Jul 1833 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840

In 1854 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 graduated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

On 21 Dec 1891 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 succeeded his father as 8th Duke Devonshire, 11th Earl Devonshire

In 1892 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 was appointed 799th Knight Garter: Victoria

On 16 Aug 1892 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 and Louisa Frederica Augusta Vonalten Duchess Devonshire, Duchess Manchester 1832-1911 were married at Christ Church, Mayfair, Westminster. Louisa Frederica Augusta Vonalten Duchess Devonshire, Duchess Manchester 1832-1911 by marriage Duke Devonshire.

After 24 Mar 1908 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 was buried at Cavendish Plot, St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth, Derbyshire

On 24 Mar 1908 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 died at Hotel Metropol of pneumonia.

On 28 Mar 1908 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 was buried in the Cavendish Plot, St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth, Derbyshire.

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891

GrandFather: William Cavendish 1783-1812

Great GrandFather: George Augustus Henry Cavendish 1st Earl Burlington 1754-1834

Great Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764

Great Great GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Compton Countess Burlington 1760-1835

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Compton 7th Earl Northampton 1737-1763

Great Great GrandMother: Anne Somerset Countess Northampton 1741-1763

GrandMother: Louisa Ocallaghan

Mother: Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840

GrandFather: George Howard 6th Earl Carlisle 1773-1848

Great GrandFather: Frederick Howard 5th Earl Carlisle 1748-1825

Great Great GrandFather: Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758

Great Great GrandMother: Isabella Unknown Countess Carlisle

Great GrandMother: Margaret Caroline Leveson-Gower Countess Carlisle -1824

Great Great GrandFather: Granville Leveson-Gower 1st Marquess Stafford 1721-1803

Great Great GrandMother: Louisa Egerton Countess Gower 1723-1761

GrandMother: Georgiana Cavendish 6th Countess Carlisle 1783-1858

Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811

Great Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764

Great Great GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

Great GrandMother: Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire 1757-1806

Great Great GrandFather: John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814