Margaret Cavendish was born 22 October 1661 in Welbeck, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom to Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle (1630-1691) and Frances Pierrepont (1630-1695) and died 26 December 1716 in London, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. She married John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1662-1711) 1 March 1690 . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, Spain, Israel, Portugal, Ireland, Hungary, the Netherlands, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States, Sweden, Belarus.


Offspring of John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle and Margaret Cavendish (1661-1716)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henrietta Cavendish Holles (1694-1755) 11 February 1694 Welbeck Abbey, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom 8 December 1755 Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer (1689-1741)

Common ancestors of Margaret Cavendish (1661-1716) and John Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1662-1711)

  1. Elizabeth Hardwick (1527-1608)
  2. Frances Cavendish (1548-1632)
  3. George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury (1528-1590)
  4. Gertrude Manners (c1535-1566)
  5. Gertrude Talbot (1588-1649)
  6. Henry Pierrepont (c1545-1615)
  7. Henry Talbot (1563-1596)
  8. Robert Pierrepont, 1st Earl of Kingston-upon-Hull (1584-1643)
  9. William Cavendish (c1505-1557)
  10. William Pierrepont (c1608-1679)


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