Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Wilson Dr. Compton

Male 1763 - 1828  (64 years)


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  • Name Wilson Dr. Compton 
    Born 12 Oct 1763  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Sep 1828  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I53192  Tree1
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2022 

    Father William Compton,   b. 4 Mar 1733, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1807, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Susannah Wilson,   b. 1730, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1807, Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 19 Nov 1758  Trinity Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Anne Penn,   b. 1767, William & Mary Parish, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 Jan 1853, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 86 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1794  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Violetta Barnes Compton,   b. 13 Mar 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     2. William Penn Compton,   b. 2 Jun 1796, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1838, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
     3. Anne Harris Compton,   b. 28 Apr 1798, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1869, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     4. Lucinda Compton,   b. 16 Dec 1800, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1837, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
     5. Violetta Wilson Compton,   b. 18 Apr 1803, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1841, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 39 years)  [natural]
     6. Mary Anne Compton,   b. 29 Oct 1805, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1825  (Age > 21 years)  [natural]
     7. Wilson Compton,   b. 16 Jan 1812, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1871, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 60 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F8275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eleanor Speake,   b. Bef 1774, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1795, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 21 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1790  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      Contributed by Linda Bollinger

      Information is taken from Bible records of the Compton family published in "The Maddox Family of Maryland, with Webster and Related Families," by Fredonia Maddox Webster
    Children 
     1. John Smith Compton,   b. 21 Feb 1791, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F30457  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Researched by Linda Bollinger
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      Charles County Land Records 1792-1796; Liber N#4; Page 159. Oct 9, 1793 from William Compton of CC, to Doctor Wilson Compton of CC, for 500 £, a tract of land called Comptons Purchase, lying partly in St. Mary's and partly in CC. Also, part of a tract of land called Turners Purchase, lying in CC. Also, part of a tract of land called Retirement, lying in St. Mary's County. Also, part of a tract of land called Morrisses Venture, lying in CC. Signed - Wm Compton. Wit - Henry H Chapman*, Wm H McPherson*. Recorded Oct 9, 1793.

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      Contributed by Shirley Middleton Moller

      CCLR IB8:49
      Deed of Gift
      Recorded 28 Apr 1808
      From: Jezrell Penn of Charles County State of Maryland for and in consideration of the natural love and affection which I have for
      To: Daughter Elizabeth Ann Compton, wife of Wilson Compton of the County and State aforesaid
      One negro man calle Isaac one negro woman called Lucy and her dau. Winney and her son John the Babtist
      Signed Jezreel Penn
      in the presence of B. Contee

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