BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM COMPTON 1ST EARL NORTHAMPTON -1630

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: COMPTON

Descent English Royalty: 6G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 15G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 10 Dec 1589 William Compton 1st Earl Northampton succeeded 2nd Baron Compton of Compton in Warwickshire

In 1599 William Compton 1st Earl Northampton and Elizabeth Spencer were married

On Mar 1599 William Spencer Lord Mayor was imprisoned ostesibly for having mis-treated his daughter albeit the accuser was William Compton 1st Earl Northampton who was trying to marry the said daughter much to William's disapproval. at Fleet Prison

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

In 1618 William Compton 1st Earl Northampton was created 1st Earl Northampton (5C 1618)

In 1628 William Compton 1st Earl Northampton was appointed 427th Knight Garter: Charles I

On 24 Jun 1630 William Compton 1st Earl Northampton died

William Compton 1st Earl Northampton was born to Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton and Frances Hastings

Anne Compton was born to William Compton 1st Earl Northampton and Elizabeth Spencer

ANCESTRY

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

GrandFather: Peter Compton

1G GrandFather: William Compton

2G GrandFather: Edmund Compton

2G GrandMother: Joan Aylworth

3G GrandFather: Walter Aylworth

1G GrandMother: Werburga Brereton

2G GrandFather: John Brereton

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

1G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Neville 6th Baroness Furnivall (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: James "White Earl" Butler 4th Earl Ormonde (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne "Gloucester" Plantagenet (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Anne Hastings (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

4G GrandFather: Ralph Hastings

4G GrandMother: Maud Sutton

3G GrandMother: Alice Camoys (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Camoys (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

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

3G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort (Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

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

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

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

3G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

4G GrandMother: Alice Camoys (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

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

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Anne Stafford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

4G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

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

2G GrandFather: Richard Pole (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Pole

4G GrandFather: Richard Pole

3G GrandMother: Edith St John (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Oliver St John

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret York 8th Countess Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George York 1st Duke Clarence (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard York Prince Wales (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Beauchamp 16th Countess Warwick (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Jane Neville (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: George Neville 5th Baron Bergavenny (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Neville 3rd Baron Bergavenny (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Beauchamp 3rd Baroness Bergavenny (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Fenne

2G GrandMother: Mary Stafford (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Percy (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Herbert (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)