BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAVENDISH 2ND DUKE DEVONSHIRE 1672-1729

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

Around 1672 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 was born to William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (31) and Mary Butler 1646-1710 (26)

On 21 Jun 1688 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (16) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (14) were marriedFifth Cousin, Fifth Cousin

Before 26 Sep 1698 Henrietta Cavendish 1698-1718 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 and Mary Heneage

On 26 Sep 1698 William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (26) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (24)

On 04 Oct 1699 Rachel Cavendish 1699-1780 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (27) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (25)

On 27 Sep 1700 Elizabeth Cavendish 1700-1747 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (28) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (26)

On 23 Nov 1701 James Cavendish 1701-1741 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (29) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (27)

On 17 Mar 1704 Charles Cavendish 1704-1783 was born to William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (32) and Rachel Russell 1674-1725 (30)

On 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (35) succeeded his father as 2nd Duke Devonshire, 5th Earl Devonshire

In 1710 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (38) was appointed 516th Knight Garter: Anne I

On 04 Jun 1729 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (57) died

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739. Portrait of William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729.

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707

GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire 1617-1684

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626

3G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1505-1557

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish 1472-1524

4G GrandMother: Alice Smith

3G GrandMother: Bess Hardwick 1527-1608

4G GrandFather: John Hardwick -1528

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke

2G GrandMother: Anne Keighley

1G GrandMother: Christian Bruce -1675

2G GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1st Lord Kinloss 1548-1611

3G GrandFather: Edward Bruce 1505-1565

GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil -1689

1G GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury 1591-1668

2G GrandFather: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612

3G GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-

4G GrandFather: Richard Cecil 1495-1553

4G GrandMother: Jane Heckington -1587

3G GrandMother: Mildred Cooke 1526-1549

4G GrandFather: Anthony Cooke 1504-1576

4G GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Brooke 1562-1597

3G GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597

4G GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558

4G GrandMother: Anne Braye 1501-

3G GrandMother: Frances Newton

1G GrandMother: Catherine Howard

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk 1561-1626

3G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572

4G GrandFather: Henry Howard 1516-1547

4G GrandMother: Frances Vere 1517-1577

3G GrandMother: Margaret Audley 1540-1564

4G GrandFather: Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey

2G GrandMother: Mary Dacre

3G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1527-1566

4G GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1493-1563

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Leyburne 1536-1567

4G GrandFather: James Leyburne 1490-1548

Mother: Mary Butler 1646-1710

GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688

1G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 1594-1619

2G GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633

3G GrandFather: Edward Butler

4G GrandFather: James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde, 2nd Earl Ossory 1501-1546

4G GrandMother: Joan Fitzgerald

3G GrandMother: Mary Burke

2G GrandMother: Helen Butler

3G GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret 1562-1602

4G GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret 1500-1571

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Butler

3G GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick

4G GrandFather: Barnaby Fitzpatrick 1st Baron Ossory

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz

2G GrandFather: John Poyntz -1633

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz 1528-1585

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz 1510-1556

4G GrandMother: Joan Berkeley 1526-1563

3G GrandMother: Anne Vernon

4G GrandFather: Ralph Vernon

GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston