Biography of William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 29 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 10 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Kings Scotland: Great x 22 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 13 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Timeline

On 27 Apr 1808 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 was born to William Cavendish 1783-1812 and Louisa Ocallaghan

In 1829 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 were married. Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 by marriage Duke Devonshire.

On 08 Oct 1831 William Cavendish 1831-1834 was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840

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

On 16 Mar 1835 Louisa Caroline Cavendish 1835-1907 was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840

On 30 Nov 1836 Frederick Cavendish 1836-1882 was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 at Compton Place, Eastbourne, East Sussex, Sussex

On 28 Jan 1838 Edward Cavendish 1838-1891 was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 at Marylebone, Westminster

On 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 succeeded his first cousin once removed as 7th Duke Devonshire, 10th Earl Devonshire

In 1858 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 was appointed 722nd Knight Garter: Victoria

On 21 Dec 1891 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 died

After 21 Dec 1891 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 was buried at Cavendish Plot, St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth, Derbyshire

William Cavendish was born to William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 1783-1812

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

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

Great Great GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755

Great Great GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire

Great GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754

Great Great GrandFather: Richard Boyle 3rd Earl Burlington 1694-1753

Great Great GrandMother: Dorothy Savile Countess Burlington 1699-1758

GrandMother: Elizabeth Compton Countess Burlington 1760-1835

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

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Compton 1692-1755

Great GrandMother: Anne Somerset Countess Northampton 1741-1763

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Noel Somerset 4th Duke Beaufort 1709-1756

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Duchess Beaufort 1719-1799

Mother: Louisa Ocallaghan