of Devonshire (Earldom)

of Devonshire (Earldom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of England.

Letters patent issued on Tue 7th Aug 1618

To William Cavendish as Promotion.

Holders

Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Cavendish William Tue 7th Aug 1618 Tue 3rd Mar 1626
4th Cavendish William Thu 23rd Nov 1684 Thu 18th Aug 1707
5th Cavendish William Thu 18th Aug 1707 Sat 4th Jun 1729
6th Cavendish William Sat 4th Jun 1729 Fri 5th Dec 1755
7th Cavendish William Fri 5th Dec 1755 Tue 2nd Oct 1764
8th Cavendish William Tue 2nd Oct 1764 Mon 29th Jul 1811
9th Cavendish William George Spencer Mon 29th Jul 1811 Mon 18th Jan 1858
10th Cavendish William Mon 18th Jan 1858 Mon 21st Dec 1891
11th Cavendish Spencer Compton Mon 21st Dec 1891 Tue 24th Mar 1908
12th Cavendish Victor Christian William Tue 24th Mar 1908 Fri 6th May 1938
13th Cavendish Edward William Spencer Fri 6th May 1938 Sun 26th Nov 1950
14th Cavendish Andrew Robert Buxton Sun 26th Nov 1950 Mon 3rd May 2004
15th Cavendish Peregrine Andrew Morny Mon 3rd May 2004 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q24952630