Lady Anne Cavendish1

F, #10991
Last Edited=2 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Lady Anne, Countess of Exeter
by Sir Peter Lely, 1690 2
     Lady Anne Cavendish was the daughter of William Cavendish, 3rd Earl of Devonshire and Lady Elizabeth Cecil.1 She married, firstly, Charles Rich, Lord Rich, son of Charles Rich, 4th Earl of Warwick, before 1664.4 She and John Cecil, 5th Earl of Exeter obtained a marriage license on 4 May 1670.4
      From before 1664, her married name became Rich.4 From 4 May 1670, her married name became Cecil.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S332] Artcyclopedia, online http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists. Hereinafter cited as Artcyclopedia.
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume X, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire1

M, #10992, b. 1590, d. 20 June 1628
Last Edited=17 Mar 2014
William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire 2
     William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire was born in 1590.1 He was the son of William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire and Anne Keighley.1 He married Hon. Christian Bruce, daughter of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse and Magdalene Clerk, on 10 April 1608.1 He died on 20 June 1628.1
     He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Devonshire [E., 1618] on 3 March 1625/26.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Cavendish of Hardwick, co. Derby [E., 1605] on 3 March 1625/26.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire and Hon. Christian Bruce

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Cavendish, William. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Hon. Christian Bruce1,2

F, #10993, d. 16 June 1674
Last Edited=22 Mar 2014
Christian, Countess of Devonshire
and her daughter, Anne
by Paul von Somer, 1619 3
     Hon. Christian Bruce was the daughter of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse and Magdalene Clerk.2,4 She married William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire, son of William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire and Anne Keighley, on 10 April 1608.2 She died on 16 June 1674.2
     She has an extensive biographical entry in the.3
      Her married name became Cavendish. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Christian Bruce was styled as Countess of Devonshire on 3 March 1625/26. She has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.1
     

Children of Hon. Christian Bruce and William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire

Citations

  1. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Cavendish, Christiana. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse1

M, #10994, b. 1548, d. 14 January 1610/11
Last Edited=18 Jun 2011
Edward Bruce, 1st Lord Bruce of Kinloss
by John de Critz the elder 2
     Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse was born in 1548.1 He was the son of Sir Edward Bruce of Blairhall and Alison Reid.1 He married Magdalene Clerk, daughter of Alexander Clerk.3 He died on 14 January 1610/11.3 He was buried at Rolls Chapel, Chancery Lane, London, England.3 His will was probated on 14 January 1610/11.3
     He was admitted to Scottish Bar.1 He was Commissary of Edinburgh in 1583.1 He held the office of Lord of Session between 1597 and 1604.1 He held the office of Ambassador to England in 1600, and was instrumental in ensuring the succesion of King James VI to the English throne.3 He was created 1st Lord Kinloss [Scotland] on 2 February 1601/2.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 4 May 1603.1 He held the office of Master of the Rolls from 4 May 1603 to 14 January 1610/11.1 He was created 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse [Scotland] on 8 July 1604, with remainder to his male heirs.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Master of Arts (M.A.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1605.1 He was created 1st Lord Bruce of Kinloss [Scotland] on 3 May 1608, with remainder to any of his heirs.3 His last will was dated 9 August 1610. He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse

Children of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse and Magdalene Clerk

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 350. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 351.
  4. [S77] Leslie Stephen, editor, Dictionary of National Biography (London, U.K.: Smith, Elder & Company, 1908), volume II, page 96-97. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin1

M, #10995, b. 2 February 1599, d. 21 December 1663
Last Edited=18 Jun 2011
Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin
by Peter Lely 2
     Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin was born on 2 February 1599 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.3 He was the son of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse and Magdalene Clerk.4 He married, secondly, Lady Diana Cecil, daughter of William Cecil, 2nd Earl of Exeter and Elizabeth Drury.5 He married, firstly, Anne Chichester, daughter of Sir Robert Chichester and Hon. Frances Harington, on 4 July 1622.5 He died on 21 December 1663 at age 64.3
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron Bruce of Kinlosse [S., 1604] in August 1613.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Bruce of Kinloss [S., 1608] in August 1613.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Kinloss [S., 1602] in August 1613.3 He was created 1st Earl of Elgin [Scotland] on 21 June 1633.6 He was created 1st Lord Bruce of Kinloss [Scotland] on 21 June 1633.6 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1636 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).5 He was invested as a Knight in 1638.5 He was created 1st Baron Bruce of Whorlton, co. York [England] on 29 July 1641.1

Child of Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin and Anne Chichester

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 58. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 352.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 351.
  5. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1295. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume V, page 41.


William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire1

M, #10996, b. 27 December 1552, d. 3 March 1625/26
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire 2
     William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire was born on 27 December 1552.1 He was the son of Rt. Hon. Sir William Cavendish and Elizabeth Hardwicke.1 He married, firstly, Anne Keighley, daughter of Henry Keighley and Mary Carus, circa 21 March 1580/81.1 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Boughton, daughter of Edward Boughton, before 1619.1 He died on 3 March 1625/26 at age 73.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Gray's Inn, London, England.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1580.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Liverpool from 1586 to 1587.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Newport, Cornwall from 1587 to 1588.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Derbyshire from 1595 to 1596.1 He was involved in trans-Atlantic land development schemes, including Virginia and Bermuda.1 He was created 1st Baron Cavendish of Hardwick, co. Derby [England] on 4 May 1605.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.).1 He was created 1st Earl of Devonshire [England] on 7 August 1618.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire and Elizabeth Boughton

Children of William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire and Anne Keighley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 121. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Cavendish, William. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Anne Keighley1

F, #10997
Last Edited=5 Jun 2008
     Anne Keighley was the daughter of Henry Keighley and Mary Carus.1 She married William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire, son of Rt. Hon. Sir William Cavendish and Elizabeth Hardwicke, circa 21 March 1580/81.1
      From circa 21 March 1580/81, her married name became Cavendish.

Children of Anne Keighley and William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Elizabeth Boughton1

F, #10998
Last Edited=23 May 2010
     Elizabeth Boughton was the daughter of Edward Boughton.1 She married, firstly, Sir Richard Wortley.1 She married, secondly, William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire, son of Rt. Hon. Sir William Cavendish and Elizabeth Hardwicke, before 1619.1
      Her married name became Wortley.1 As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Boughton was styled as Countess of Devonshire. Her married name became Cavendish.

Child of Elizabeth Boughton and Sir Richard Wortley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1127. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Susanna Mary Collins1

F, #10999, b. 21 August 1942
Last Edited=1 Sep 2004
     Susanna Mary Collins was born on 21 August 1942.1 She is the daughter of Lt.-Cdr. Douglas Raymond Collins and Una Patricia Backhouse.2,1 She married Timothy Bertram Abel Smith, son of Colonel Anthony Abel Smith and Olwyn Heywood Jones, on 7 July 1965.2,1
      From 7 July 1965, her married name became Abel Smith.2 She lived in 2003 at 36 Campden Street, London, England.1

Children of Susanna Mary Collins and Timothy Bertram Abel Smith

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 208. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 82. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lt.-Cdr. Douglas Raymond Collins1

M, #11000
Last Edited=16 Jun 2006
     Lt.-Cdr. Douglas Raymond Collins is the son of Richard Johnson Douglas Collins.1 He married Una Patricia Backhouse, daughter of Lt.-Col. Miles Roland Charles Backhouse and Olive Buxton, on 7 October 1938.1 He and Una Patricia Backhouse were divorced in 1961.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander in the service of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.1

Children of Lt.-Cdr. Douglas Raymond Collins and Una Patricia Backhouse

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 208. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 82. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]