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|Compton, Lord Spencer Joshua Alwyne.|
Adm. nobleman at TRINITY, Apr. 21, 1808.
S. and h. of Charles (1776), Marquess of Northampton.
B. Jan. 2, 1790, at Erlestoke Park, Wilts.
Matric. Michs. 1808; M.A. 1810; Hon. LL.D. 1835.
D.C.L. (Oxford) 1850.
Styled Earl Compton, 1812-28.
M.P. for Northampton, 1812-20.
Resided in Italy, 1820-30.
Succeeded his father as Marquess of Northampton, etc., May 24, 1828.
President of the Royal Society, 1838-49.
Married Margaret, dau. of William Douglas-Maclean-Clephane, Major-General, of Torloisk, Scotland, June 24, 1815.
President of the Royal Society of Literature and Trustee of the British Museum, 1849-51.
President of the Royal Archaeological Institute, 1845-51.
Died suddenly Jan. 17, 1851, aged 61, at Castle Ashby.
Father of Charles (1833) and Alwyne (1843).
|Lord Spencer Joshua Alwyne COMPTON |
Approx. lifespan: 17901851
Adm nobleman Trinity College 1808:04:21
s. and h. of Charles COMPTON (1776), Marquess of Northampton.
b. Erlestoke Park, [Erlestoke], Wiltshire 1790:01:02
DCL Oxford 1850
Styled Earl COMPTON 1812-28
M.P. for: : Northampton, [ Northamptonshire ] 1812-20
At Italy 1820-30
Succeeded his father as Marquess of Northampton, etc. 1828:05:24
President of: : Royal Society 1838-49
m. Margaret DOUGLAS-MACLEAN-CLEPHANE dau. of William DOUGLAS-MACLEAN-CLEPHANE Major-General of: : Torloisk, Scotland 1815:06:24
President of: : Royal Society of Literature and
Trustee of: : British Museum 1849-51
President of: : Sch: Royal Archaeological Institute 1845-51
d. suddenly 1851:01:17 aged 61, at Castle Ashby, [ Northamptonshire ]
bur. there ^ Castle Ashby, [ Northamptonshire ]
father of Charles COMPTON (1833)
father of Alwyne COMPTON (1843)
( G.E.C.; D.N.B. )