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Aaltjie Compton (Blaw) MP (c.1700 - 1730)

Abigail Busby (Compton) MP (1632 - 1710)

Susannah _____ married John Compton, a laborer & clothier, by about 1632 in England (assuming she was the mother of his only known child). They came to Massachusetts Bay in 1634. They first settled in ...

Abraham Compton MP (1772 - 1856)

Abraham II was the largest slaveholder in Scott Co. VA

Abraham Compton MP (1725 - 1779)

Served in the Continental Army as a private, d. 1779 VA--killed in Revolutionary War, m. Mary Carhart. His genealogy also continues on and parallels this one into Southwest Virginia, principally Russel...

Alexander Taylor Compton MP (1874 - 1912)

He boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a first class passenger together with his mother Mary and sister Sara. Alexander occupied cabin E-52. A bachelor, Mr Compton and his family traveled extensively...

Amilia Compton (Rainwater) MP (1817 - 1841)

Ann Mead (Compton) MP (deceased)

Lady Anne Compton MP (1637 - 1705)

Links Citations [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I...

Anne Compton MP (c.1607 - 1675)

Anne Compton MP (1695 - 1766)

Arthur Holly Compton, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1927 MP (1892 - 1962)

Arthur Holly Compton (September 10, 1892 – March 15, 1962) was an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery of the Compton effect. He served as Chancellor of Washington Univers...

Artie Compton MP (1884 - 1954)

Beecher William COMPTON MP (c.1893 - c.1942)

Catherine Perceval (Compton), Countess of Egmont, Baroness Arden MP (1731 - 1784)

Cecily Arundell (Compton) MP (c.1610 - 1675)

Cicely Fermor (b. c. 1610; widow of Sir John Fermor, of Somerton, co. Oxford; d. 24 Mar 1675/6), dau. of Hon Sir Henry Compton KB, of Brambletye, co. Sussex (by his wife Lady Cicely Sackville, 1st dau....

Charles Compton, 7th Earl of Northampton MP (1737 - 1763)

Charles Compton, 7th Earl of Northampton DL (22 July 1737 – 18 October 1763) was a British peer and diplomat. He was the eldest son of Hon. Charles Compton, in turn youngest son of George Compton, 4t...

Charles Compton MP (1698 - 1755)

Charlotte Townshend (Compton) MP (c.1727 - 1770)

Christina Compton (Biringer) MP (1877 - d.)

Courtney Compton (Diel) MP (c.1763 - c.1859)

David Compton MP (deceased)

Edmund Howard Compton MP (1759 - 1838)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND with the rank of LIEUTENANT. DAR Ancestor # A024729

Eleanor Williamson Compton Compton MP (1774 - 1851)

Elinor Compton (NN) MP (1674 - 1752)

Elizabeth Ayers (Compton) MP (1695 - 1722)

Elizabeth Lee (Compton) MP (1766 - 1847)

Elizabeth Compton (Rhea) MP (1687 - 1747)

Elizabeth Compton (Shirley), Baroness de Ferrers MP (1694 - 1741)

Elizabeth Compton (Briscoe) MP (c.1751 - 1790)

Elizabeth Compton MP (deceased)

Elizabeth Compton (Leonard) MP (1772 - 1863)

Elizabeth Compton (Franklin) MP (c.1710 - 1773)

notes From footnote 14: "children of Elizabeth Compton (daughter of Samuel Franklin) descended in the right line from Samuel Franklin; they lived at Providence, R.I., 1793." From Franklin Family ...

Emily Drake (Compton) MP (1849 - 1929)

Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via daughter Emma Drake by SmartCopy : May 18 2015, 13:57:20 UTC Title............Drake, Emily Age at Death.....80 years County of Death..Madison Date of Death.......

Emily E Compton MP (1853 - d.)

Frances Compton (Hastings), Lady MP (1534 - 1574)

Frances Hastings1 F, #55341, b. circa 1546, d. 1574 Father Sir Francis Hastings, 2nd Earl Huntingdon, 4th Lord Hastings, Lt. Gen. & Chief Captain of the army and fleet for service abroad, Constable...

Gabriel Compton MP (1735 - 1782)

George Compton, 4th Earl of Northampton MP (1664 - 1727)

George Compton, 4th Earl of Northampton, PC (18 October 1664 – 15 April 1727), styled Lord Compton from 1664 to 1681, was a British peer. Northampton was the son of James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northam...

George Compton, 6th Earl of Northampton MP (1692 - 1758)

George Compton, 6th Earl of Northampton (1692 – 6 December 1758), known as the Honourable George Compton until 1754, was a British peer and Member of Parliament. Northampton was the second son of Geo...

Gertrude COMPTON (SCHILDKNECHT) MP (1902 - 1975)

Hannah Compton MP (b. - c.1796)

Jan Laurenszen Duytsch married Jannetje Jeuriaens in New Amsterdam, New Netherlands at the Dutch Reformed Church 1667 02 Oct; Jan Laurenszen Duytsch , jm van N. Yorke; Jannetje Jeuriaens , van den Bo...

General Hon. Henry Frederick Compton Cavendish MP (1789 - 1873)


Henry Compton, 1st Baron Compton MP (1537 - 1589)

Henry Compton, 1st Baron Compton Henry Compton, 1st Baron Compton (14 July 1544 – 10 December 1589) was an English peer and Member of Parliament. Compton was the posthumous son of Peter Compton of ...

Henry Compton, Bishop of London MP (c.1628 - 1713)

) Birth: 1628 Death: Jul. 7, 1713 Henry Compton was born in 1623 to Spencer Compton, the Earl of Northampton. Henry was the youngest of six children. His brothers and including Henry, all served wi...

Sir Henry Compton MP (c.1584 - c.1649)

Sir Henry Compton KB (c. 1584 – c. 1649) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1601 and 1640. Compton was the son of Henry Compton, 1st Baron Compton of...

Ida Compton (Clayton) MP (1892 - 1984)

Birth: 1892 Death: 1984 Burial: Olive Branch Cemetery Hopkins County Kentucky, USA Created by: Lorna Record added: Nov 26, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 101332461

Isselstynes Compton MP (1696 - 1763)

Jacob Compton MP (1681 - 1753)

James W Compton MP (1869 - 1872)

James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northampton MP (1622 - 1681)

James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northampton (19 August 1622 – 15 December 1681), known as Lord Compton from 1630 to 1643, was an English peer, soldier and politician. Northampton was the eldest son of Spe...

James Compton, 5th Earl of Northampton MP (1687 - 1754)

Jane Compton (Fox) MP (c.1666 - 1721)

Jeremiah H. Compton MP (c.1776 - 1850)

comptonology pg, 142, 85, 87

Joan Compton (Shirley) MP (1398 - 1440)

'Stemmata Shirleiana . . "Of Sir Thomas Shirley I find nothing memorable but his death, which happened before the 36th of Edward III. and that by Isabel, his wife, he had issue Hugh."* This Isabel ...

John Compton, of Kent & Roxbury MP (1605 - 1656)

Disputed Parents Robert C. Anderson in Great Migration series, reports that John Compton's parents are unknown. Other sources report parents: Thomas Compton and Elizabeth Bigg for example, which have...

John Compton MP (c.1747 - 1803)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A024735

Sir John Compton, II MP (1638 - 1718)

John Compton II, was son of John Compton I of Roxbury. It says he was born in Ipswich though. The reason being is unknown. John Compton II was 14 years old when his father died. His fathers first cousi...

Joseph Compton MP (1731 - 1824)

Juliana Compton (Perkins) MP (1482 - 1538)

Lewis W Compton MP (1879 - 1925)

Lewis committed suicide by cutting his throat with a razor.

Lucy Compton (Berry) MP (c.1780 - 1823)

Lieutenant Colonel Lynn Davis Compton MP (1921 - 2012)

Lynn Davis "Buck" Compton (December 31, 1921 – February 25, 2012) was a California Court of Appeals judge who served as the lead prosecutor in Sirhan Sirhan's trial for the assassination of Robert F....

Margaret Mordaunt (Compton) MP (c.1567 - 1644)

Margaret Compton1 F, #178005 Last Edited=31 Dec 2011 Margaret Compton is the daughter of Sir Henry Compton, 1st Lord Compton.1 She married Henry Mordaunt, 4th Lord Mordaunt, son of Lewis Mordaunt...

Mary J. Compton (Veazey) MP (1846 - 1922)

Mary Compton (Carhart) MP (c.1740 - 1811)

Mary J Compton (Veazey) MP (1846 - d.)

Mary and her sister Elizabeth were married in a double wedding ceremony. Both couples lived to celebrate their Golden Wedding Anniversary at the home of George C Veazey and his wife in Hopkins County, KY.

Countess Mary Noel MP (c.1643 - 1719)

Mary Compton MP (1667 - 1735)

Mary Bray (Compton), of Gravesend & Monmouth MP (1647 - 1724)

From Find A Grave Memorial# 47194165 Mary was the widow of Richard Bray and Thomas Seabrook. After his death she married Thomas Whitlock* Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Apr 6 2017, ...

Mary Compton (Wilmot) MP (1633 - 1713)

Mary Wilmot Birth: 1635 in Roxbury, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts Death: 1713 in Woodbridge, Middlesex, New Jersey Marriage 1 William Compton b: 1631 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts or Engl...

Mary Compton (Fitzrandolph) MP (1732 - 1784)

Mary Compton (Lucy) MP (deceased)

Mary Compton MP (aft.1842 - d.)

Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via sister Emily Compton by SmartCopy : May 18 2015, 14:19:35 UTC

Mary Campbell (Compton), of Woodbridge MP (1667 - 1735)

First Christian child born in Woodbridge, NJ from: Page 20 of the book “Woodbridge and Vicinity’ by Joseph W. Dally reports: “….About the middle of November, 1667, a sensation was created in th...

Mary Eliza Compton (Ingersoll) MP (1847 - 1930)

Mrs Compton was the widow of A. T. Compton, a lawyer who practiced in both New York and New Jersey. Mr Compton died in 1902. They were the parents of three children (one of whom died in infancy.) Tog...

Mary Manerva Compton MP (1846 - 1922)

Matthew Compton MP (1709 - 1770)

Matthew Compton MP (1671 - 1747)

WILL of MATTHEW COMPTON In the name of God, Amen. Matthew COMPTON (I), Senior of Charles County, in the province of Maryland being in good health and memory blessed be God but considering the frailty...

Nettie Compton MP (1873 - 1892)

Oddis Clifton Compton MP (1913 - 1977)

Birth: May 17, 1913 Death: Oct. 15, 1977 Burial: Olive Branch Cemetery Hopkins County Kentucky, USA Created by: Lorna Record added: Nov 26, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 101332521

Sir Peter Compton MP (c.1522 - 1544)

Peter Compton1 M, #55344, b. circa 1510, d. 30 January 1539 Father Sir William Compton1 b. c 1480, d. Jun 1528 Mother Walburga Brereton2 b. c 1486 Peter Compton was born circa 1510 at of Compto...

Phillip de Compton MP (1262 - 1279)

Phillip Briscoe Compton MP (1772 - 1830)

Polly Mary Compton (Berry) MP (1832 - 1902)

From rootsweb: Named after her Grandmother Polly Black. Divorced because John left Mary. 1900 Federal Census Name: Mary Compton Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Williamson, Texas Age: 67 Estimated...

Prudence de Compton MP (1235 - 1266)

Rachel Compton (Howard) MP (1714 - 1789)

Rebecca Polly Compton (Wallace) MP (1737 - d.)

Robert Compton MP (1440 - 1480)

Samuel Compton MP (1776 - 1817)

Sarah Compton (Foster) MP (1766 - 1837)

Sarah Compton (Raemer) MP (1752 - 1827)

Sarah Murray (Compton) MP (c.1771 - d.)

Sarah Ann Compton (?) MP (1677 - 1716)

Sarah Rebecca Compton MP (1872 - 1952)

Miss Sara Rebecca Compton, Sara, her mother Mary and brother Alexander boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as first class passengers. Sara occupied cabin E-49. Mary and Sara were rescued in lifeboat 1...

Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton MP (c.1601 - 1643)

Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton (May 1601 – March 19, 1643), styled Lord Compton from 1618 to 1630, was an English peer, soldier and politician. Northampton was the son of William Compton,...

Sir Spencer Compton MP (c.1627 - d.)

Compton, the third son of the 3rd Earl of Northampton, was educated at St Paul's and at Trinity College, Oxford, then was admitted into Middle Temple. He entered the House of Commons for the first time...

Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington, Prime Minister MP (1673 - 1743)

Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington KG, KB, PC (1673 – 2 July 1743) was a British Whig statesman who served continuously in government from 1715 until his death. He served as the nominal head of ...

Spencer Compton, 7th Marquess of Northampton MP

Project note: The Marquess is a Freemason in the United Grand Lodge of England.

Spencer Compton, 8th Earl of Northampton MP (1738 - 1796)

Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton, 2nd Marquess of Northampton MP (1790 - 1851)

another possible marriage date is 24 June 1815 Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Oct 25 2016, 17:20:49 UTC

Stephen Harvey Compton MP (1735 - 1784)

WILL of Stephen Harvey COMPTON, testified 3Nov1784; probated 20 Nov 1784 Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller Charles County, Wills B 1.421 I, Stephen Compton of CC, am sick and weak of body, bu...