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date: 31 May 2020

Cavendish, William, seventh duke of Devonshirelocked

(1808–1891)
  • F. M. L. Thompson

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Cavendish, William, seventh duke of Devonshire (1808–1891), landowner and industrialist, was born on 27 April 1808, in Charles Street, Berkeley Square, London, the eldest of the four children of William Cavendish (1783–1812) and his wife, the Hon. Louisa O'Callaghan (d. 1863), eldest daughter of ...

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