Louisa (Burnaby) Cavendish-Bentinck

Caroline Louisa (Burnaby) Cavendish-Bentinck (1832 - 1918)

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Caroline Louisa (Louisa) Cavendish-Bentinck formerly Burnaby
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Died in Dawlish, Devonshire, Englandmap
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She was the maternal great-grandmother of Queen Elizabeth II.

Caroline Louisa Cavendish-Bentinck (née Caroline Louisa Burnaby) (1832-1918) was the maternal grandmother of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

She was born in 1832, in Leicester, the daughter of Edwyn Burnaby of Baggrave Hall and his wife Anne Caroline Salisbury. She was baptised on 5 December 1832 at Hungarton, Leicestershire.

She married the Reverend Charles Cavendish-Bentinck, as his second wife, on 13 December 1859.[3] Together they had three children: (1) Cecilia Nina Cavendish-Bentinck (1862–1938); married Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne. (2) Ann Violet Cavendish-Bentinck (1864–1932).(3) Hyacinth Cavendish-Bentinck (1864–1916); married Augustus Edward Jessop.

After her first husband's death in 1865, she married Harry Warren Scott, the son of Sir William Scott of Ancrum, 6th Baronet, on 30 September 1870. He died on 23 August 1889 at Forbes House, Ham, Surrey. She died, twice widowed, on 6 July 1918 at Dawlish, Devon.


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