Elizabeth Cavendish was born 24 April 1723 to William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire (1698-1755) and Catherine Hoskins (c1700-1777) and died 1796 of unspecified causes. She married John Ponsonby (1713-1787) 23 September 1743 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879), Henry II of England (1133-1189). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Ireland, Israel, Hungary, the Netherlands, Belarus, Italy, Turkey.


Offspring of John Ponsonby and Elizabeth Cavendish (1723-1796)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Mary Charlotte Ponsonby (-1781)
William Brabazon Ponsonby, 1st Baron Ponsonby (1744-1806) 15 September 1744 5 November 1806 Louisa Molesworth (1749-1824)

George Ponsonby (1755-1817)
Frances Ponsonby (1757-1827) 18 February 1757 25 March 1827 Cornelius O'Callaghan, 1st Baron Lismore (1741-1797)

Catharine Ponsonby (1746-1827) 2 April 1746 30 January 1827 Richard Boyle, 2nd Earl of Shannon (1728-1807)

Namesakes of Elizabeth Cavendish (1723-1796)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Elizabeth Cavendish (1723-1796)William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire (1698-1755)Catherine Hoskins (c1700-1777)John Ponsonby (1713-1787)
Elizabeth Cavendish (c1628-1663)William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1593-1676)Elizabeth Basset (1592-1643)John Egerton, 2nd Earl of Bridgewater (1623-1686)
Elizabeth Cavendish (1555-1582)William Cavendish (c1505-1557)Elizabeth Hardwick (1527-1608)Charles Stuart, 5th Earl of Lennox (1555-c1576)
Elizabeth Georgiana Harriett Cavendish (1812-1892)Henry Frederick Compton Cavendish (1789-1873)Sarah Fawkener (1789-1817)William Bernard Harcourt, marquis d'Harcourt (1801-1847)+James Robertson Crauford (1804-1888)
Elizabeth Vere Cavendish (1897-1982)London, Greater London, England, United KingdomRichard Frederick Cavendish (1871-1946)Moyra de Vere Beauclerk (1876-1942)Robert Arthur James Gascoyne-Cecil, 5th Marquess of Salisbury (1893-1972)

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