GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 7G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 16G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On May 1601 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton was born to William Compton 1st Earl Northampton and Elizabeth Spencer

On 03 Nov 1616 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (15) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

In 1621 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (19) was elected as MP Ludlow

On 19 Aug 1622 James Compton Earl Northampton was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (21)

In 1625 William Compton was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (23)

On 24 Jun 1630 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (29) succeeded 2nd Earl Northampton (5C 1618), 3rd Baron Compton of Compton in Warwickshire

In 1632 Henry Compton Bishop Oxford, Bishop London was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (30)

On 23 Oct 1642 the Battle of Edge Hill was fought at Edge Hill. The Royal army was commanded by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland (41) (with his son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland (12) present), Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland and Richard Spencer (49) , and included Maurice Palatinate-Simmern, Richard Byron 2nd Baron Byron (36) , Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland (32) , Charles Cavendish (22) , Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (41) , Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury and William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh (55) . George Stewart (24) and Robert Bertie 1st Earl Lindsey (59) were killed. Of the Parliamentary army Basil Feilding 2nd Earl Denbigh (34) and Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex (51) . Oliver St John 5th Baron St John Bletso (39) was wounded.

On 19 Mar 1643 William Compton (18) and James Compton Earl Northampton (20) fought for the Royalist army at Hopton Heath. Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton (41) were killed. [Battle of Hopton Heath]

Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton was appointed as Master of the Robes to the Prince of Wales

Spencer Compton was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton

ANCESTRY

Father: William Compton 1st Earl Northampton (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Peter Compton

3G GrandFather: William Compton

4G GrandFather: Edmund Compton

4G GrandMother: Joan Aylworth

5G GrandFather: Walter Aylworth

3G GrandMother: Werburga Brereton

4G GrandFather: John Brereton

2G GrandMother: Anne Talbot (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Talbot Earl Shrewsbury, Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Talbot Earl Shrewsbury, Earl Waterford (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, Earl Waterford (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Stafford (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Hastings (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

5G GrandMother: Alice Camoys (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Montagu Earl Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Frances Hastings (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baron Hungerford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Anne Percy (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Stafford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Stafford Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Catherine Pole (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Pole (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Pole

5G GrandMother: Edith St John (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret York 8th Earl Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: George York 1st Duke Clarence (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Isabel Neville (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Jane Neville (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: George Neville 5th Baron Bergavenny (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Fenne

4G GrandMother: Mary Stafford (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Percy (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

Mother: Elizabeth Spencer

GrandFather: William Spencer Lord Mayor

2G GrandFather: Richard Spencer