William Cavendish, 3rd Earl of Devonshire, 3rd Earl of Devonshire, was born circa 10 October 1617 in Hardwicke, Derby, England, United Kingdom to William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire (c1590-1628) and Christian Bruce (1595-) and died 23 November 1684 Roehampton House, Putney, Surrey, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Cecil (1619-1689) 4 March 1639 in Latimers, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.


Offspring of William Cavendish, 3rd Earl of Devonshire and Elizabeth Cecil (1619-1689)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire (1640-1707) 25 January 1640 18 August 1707 Devonshire House, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Mary Butler (1646-1710)
Anne Cavendish (c1644-1703) 1644 18 June 1703 Charles Rich (1643-1664)
John Cecil, 5th Earl of Exeter (c1648-1700)
Charles Cavendish (1655-1670)

Political offices
Preceded by
The Earl of Newcastle
Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire
English Interregnum
Honorary titles
English Interregnum Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire
Succeeded by
The Earl of Scarsdale
Peerage of England
Preceded by
William Cavendish
Earl of Devonshire
Succeeded by
William Cavendish

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