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William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire
b.8 May 1720
d.2 Oct 1764
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Name William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 May 1720
Marriage 27 Mar 1748 to Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle, Baroness Clifford
Death[1] 2 Oct 1764
Reference Number[1] Q238639?


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William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, (8 May 1720 – 2 October 1764), styled Lord Cavendish before 1729 and Marquess of Hartington between 1729 and 1755, was a British Whig statesman and nobleman who was briefly nominal Prime Minister of Great Britain. He was the first son of William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire and his wife, the former Catherine Hoskins.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Cokayne, George Edward, and Vicary Gibbs; et al. The complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant [2nd ed.]. (London: St. Catherine Press, 1910-59), 4:345-346.