BiographyLady Rachel Russell, Duchess of Devonshire was born January 1674 in St Giles-In-The-Fields to William Russell, Lord Russell (1639-1683) and Rachel Wriothesley (1637-1723) and died 28 December 1725 of unspecified causes. She married William Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Devonshire (1672-1729) 21 June 1688 at St Giles-In-The-Fields in London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, England, Spain, Portugal, Israel, the Netherlands, Ireland, Hungary, Belarus, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States, Sweden.
|Offspring of William, Lord Russell and Rachel Wriothesley (1637-1723)|
|Rachel Russell (1674-1725)||January 1674 St Giles-In-The-Fields||28 December 1725|| William Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Devonshire (1672-1729)|
|Catherine Russell (1676-1711)||23 August 1676||31 October 1711 Southampton House, Bloomsbury, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom|| John Manners, 2nd Duke of Rutland (1676-1721)|
|Wriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680-1711)||1 November 1680 Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom||26 May 1711|| Elizabeth Howland (1682-1724)|