By birth or through marriage, the Devonshires were connected to some of the most interesting and accomplished people of their time. 

Through letters, papers and items preserved in the archives by Chatsworth House Trust, we're able to learn more about them and share their stories.

Main image: Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington and 4th Earl of Cork, and His Wife Lady Dorothy Boyle with Three Children, Jean-Baptiste van Loo, 1739, oil on canvas

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