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Biography of Frances Cavendish 1548-1632

1608 Death of Bess of Hardwick


Family Trees

Ancestry

Before 1540 [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 and Margaret Bostock 1487-1540 were married.

In 1542 [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 (37) and Elizabeth Parker -1546 were married.

In 1543 Robert Barlow -1544 (14) and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (16) were married.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

On 20 Aug 1547 [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 (42) and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (20) were married.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

On 18 Jun 1548 Frances Cavendish 1548-1632 was born to [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 (43) and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (21).

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

On 25 Oct 1557 [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 (52) died.

Around 27 Aug 1559 William St Lo 1518-1565 (41) and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (32) were married.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

In 1568 George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford 1528-1590 (40) and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (41) were married. Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (41) by marriage Countess Shrewsbury (2C 1442) Countess Waterford.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

In 1574 Charles Stewart 5th Earl Lennox 1557-1576 (16) and [her sister] Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Lennox 1555-1582 (18) were married. Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Lennox 1555-1582 (18) by marriage Countess Lennox (2C 1488).

Around 21 Mar 1580 [her brother] William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 (27) and Anne Keighley 1563-1625 (17) were married.

On 21 Jan 1582 [her sister] Elizabeth Cavendish Countess Lennox 1555-1582 (26) died.

Before 1584 [her husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 and Frances Cavendish 1548-1632 were married.

On 06 Aug 1584 [her son] Robert Pierrepoint 1st Earl Kingston 1584-1643 was born to [her husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 (38) and Frances Cavendish 1548-1632 (36).

On 08 Jan 1601 [her son] Robert Pierrepoint 1st Earl Kingston 1584-1643 (16) and Gertrude Talbot Baroness Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint 1580-1649 (20) were married at Overton Longueville.

After 1603 [her brother] William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 and Elizabeth Boughton Countess Devonshire 1568-1642 were married.

Before 10 Jun 1604 George Manners 1572-1623 and [her daughter] Grace Pierrepoint 1575-1650 were married.

In 1605 [her brother] William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 (52) was created 1st Baron Cavendish Hardwick. Elizabeth Boughton Countess Devonshire 1568-1642 (37) by marriage Baroness Cavendish Hardwick.

Death of Bess of Hardwick

On 13 Feb 1608 [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (81) died. She was buried in Derby Cathedral, Derby. Henry Cavendish 1550-1616 (57) inherited Chatsworth House, Chatsworth.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

On 19 Mar 1616 [her husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 (70) died. Church of St Edmund, Holme Pierrepoint. Carved by John Smythson. Armorials:
Top left - he was married to Frances Cavendish 1548-1632 (67) daughter of [her father] William Cavendish 1505-1557 and [her mother] Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608.
Top right .
Cetre Bottom: Quartered 1&4 2&3 Unknown Arms impaled Quartered 1&4 2&3 Unknown Arms.

1592. Rowland Lockey Painter 1565-1616 (27). Portrait of Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608 (65).

On 02 Aug 1618 [her brother] William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 (65) was created 1st Earl Devonshire at Bishop's Palace, Salisbury Cathedral. Elizabeth Boughton Countess Devonshire 1568-1642 (50) by marriage Countess Devonshire.

On 23 Apr 1623 George Manners 1572-1623 (51) died at Aylestone. In 1650 [her daughter] Grace Pierrepoint 1575-1650 died. Both were buried at All Saint's Church, Bakewell with an Jacobean Kneeling monument representing them and their nine children, four boys (one died an infant) on the left, five girls on the right. The armorials inclde:
Manners Augmented with a Crescent difference.
Their son John 8th Earl Rutland (18) was married to Frances Montagu Countess Rutland 1614-1671 (9).
Their daughter Eleanor (23) was married to Lewis Watson 1st Baron Rockingham 1587-1653 (35).
Their daughter Frances was married to Nicholas Saundeson 2nd Viscount Castleton -1641.

On 03 Mar 1626 [her brother] William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire 1552-1626 (73) died. His son William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire 1590-1628 (36) succeeded 2nd Earl Devonshire. Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire -1675 by marriage Countess Devonshire. On 12 Oct 1616 Henry Cavendish 1550-1616 died. Both were buried at St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth. Monument formed two bodies under a low four-poster with black Ionic columns and black covering slab. Henry appears as a skeleton on a straw mat, William in his shroud with his face exposed. Extremely grand architecture above the two martial flanking figures, then arches with, on the left armour, and on the right purple, coronet, and sword hung up, and in the middle an angel holding the black inscription tablet and blowing a trumpet. The whole is surmounted by a big broken Pediment. The. Monument has been attributed to Maximillian Colt Sculptor -1641.

On 29 Jun 1627 [her son] Robert Pierrepoint 1st Earl Kingston 1584-1643 (42) was created 1st Baron Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint. Gertrude Talbot Baroness Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint 1580-1649 (46) by marriage Baroness Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint.

On 25 Jan 1628 [her son] Robert Pierrepoint 1st Earl Kingston 1584-1643 (43) was created 1st Earl Kingston upon Hull, 1st Viscount Newark (1C 1627). Gertrude Talbot Baroness Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint 1580-1649 (47) by marriage Powys Wenwynwyn.

On Jan 1632 Frances Cavendish 1548-1632 (83) died.

[her daughter] Grace Pierrepoint 1575-1650 was born to [her former husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 and Frances Cavendish 1548-1632.

[her daughter] Elizabeth Pierrepoint was born to [her former husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 and Frances Cavendish 1548-1632.

Gilbert Talbot 7th Earl Shrewsbury, 7th Earl Waterford 1552-1616 and [her sister] Mary Cavendish Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1556-1632 were married. Mary Cavendish Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1556-1632 by marriage Countess Shrewsbury (2C 1442) Countess Waterford.

[her daughter] [her daughter] Elizabeth Pierrepoint Countess Kellie was born to [her former husband] Henry Pierrepoint 1546-1616 and Frances Cavendish 1548-1632.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cavendish

Royal Descendants

Ancestry

Father: William Cavendish 1505-1557

GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish 1472-1524

Great GrandFather: Thomas Cavendish 1430-1477

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cavendish 1402-1433

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Cavendish 1374-1417

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Cavendish 1346-1381

Great x 4 GrandMother: Alice Odingsells 1347-1381

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Staventon

Great GrandMother: Catherine Scudamore 1434-1489

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Scudamore 1383-1434

GrandMother: Alice Smith 1478-1515

Mother: Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford 1527-1608

GrandFather: John Hardwick -1528

GrandMother: Elizabeth Leeke 1497-1556

Great GrandFather: Thomas Leeke of Hasland 1458-1523

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Leeke of Lakeford 1418-1456

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Leeke of Cotham

Great x 4 GrandFather: Simon Leeke 1345-1428

Great GrandMother: Margaret Vaux 1465-

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Vaux of Harrowden 1436-1471

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Vaux 1405-1460

Great x 4 GrandFather: William Vaux 1379-1405