Biography of William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 27 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 18 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 23 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 19 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 11 Grand Son of Henry IV King England 1367-1413

Kings Scotland: Great x 20 Grand Son of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Timeline

On 08 May 1720 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 was born to William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755 and Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire

In 1748 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811 was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

Before 1748 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754 were married

On 27 Aug 1750 Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland 1750-1794 was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

In 1752 Richard Cavendish 1752-1781 was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

On 31 Mar 1754 George Augustus Henry Cavendish 1st Earl Burlington 1754-1834 was born to William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 and Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

On 05 Dec 1755 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 succeeded his father as 4th Duke Devonshire, 7th Earl Devonshire. Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754 by marriage Duke Devonshire.

In 1756 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 was appointed 572nd Knight Garter: George II

On 02 Oct 1764 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 died

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755

GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729

Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707

Great Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire -1689

Great GrandMother: Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire 1646-1710

Great Great GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

GrandMother: Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire 1674-1725

Great GrandFather: William Russell 1638-1711

Great Great GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700

Great Great GrandMother: Anne Carr Countess Bedford 1615-1684

Great GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley 1636-1723

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton 1607-1667

Great Great GrandMother: Rachel Massue Countess Southampton

Mother: Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire