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Bridget Cavendish (Willoughby)

Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Percival Willoughby of Wollaton Hall and Bridget Willoughby
Wife of Nicholas Strelley and Henry Cavendish, of Doveridge
Mother of Francis Cavendish
Sister of Francis Willoughby-Eresby, Sir; Elizabeth Gell; Edward Willoughby of Kingsbury &Cossall; Percival Willoughby of Derby; Theodosia Willoughby and 2 others

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About Bridget Cavendish

Bridget Willoughby was born abt 1584. From 14 October 1610, her married name became Cavendish.1

Parents: Percival Willougby and Bridget Willoughby


  1. on 14 Oct 1610 to Henry Cavendish of Doveridge
  2. on 8 April 1616 to Francis Strelley, son of Anthony Strelley and Joan Baynham
  3. George Peckham

5 children of Henry Cavendish and Bridget Willoughby include:

  1. Grace Cavendish
  2. Mary Cavendish
  3. Bridget Cavendish b. 1613
  4. Charles Cavendish
  5. Francis Cavendish of Doveridge b. 1618, d. 17 Jun 1650



[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 3, page 4095. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

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