BIOGRAPHY OF SPENCER COMPTON 1ST EARL WILMINGTON 1673-1743

EVENTS

Around 1673 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was born to James Compton 3rd Earl Northampton and Mary Noel

Around 1685 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington educated at St Paul's School

Around 1687 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington educated at Trinity College

Around 1689 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington admitted at Middle Temple

In 1698 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was elected as MP Eye

In 1707 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed as Paymaster of Pensions

In 1713 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was elected as MP East Grinstead

In 1715 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed as Speaker of the House of Commons

In 1716 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed as Privy Council

In 1728 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was created 1st Baron Wilmington

In 1730 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was created 1st Viscount Pevensey

In 1730 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was created 1st Earl Wilmington

In 1733 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed 551st Knight Garter: George II; as a reward for not following through with his threat to resign over the Excise Crisis. during the Excise Crisis

On 16 Feb 1742 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed as Prime Minister

On 02 Jul 1743 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington died

ANCESTRY

Father: James Compton 3rd Earl Northampton

GrandFather: Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton

2G GrandFather: William Compton 1st Earl Northampton

3G GrandFather: Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton

4G GrandFather: Peter Compton

5G GrandFather: William Compton

5G GrandMother: Werburga Brereton

4G GrandMother: Anne Talbot

5G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford

5G GrandMother: Anne Hastings

3G GrandMother: Frances Hastings

4G GrandFather: Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon

5G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon

5G GrandMother: Anne Stafford

4G GrandMother: Catherine Pole

5G GrandFather: Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu

5G GrandMother: Jane Neville

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Spencer

3G GrandFather: William Spencer

4G GrandFather: Richard Spencer

Mother: Mary Noel

GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

2G GrandFather: Edward Noel 2nd Viscount Campden

3G GrandFather: Andrew Noel

4G GrandFather: Andrew Noel

5G GrandFather: James Noel

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hopton

5G GrandFather: John Hopton

3G GrandMother: Mabel Harrington

4G GrandFather: James Harrington

5G GrandFather: John Alexander Harrington

4G GrandMother: Lucy Sidney

5G GrandFather: William Sidney

5G GrandMother: Anne Pakenham

2G GrandMother: Juliana Hicks

3G GrandFather: Baptist Hicks

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth May

4G GrandFather: Richard May

GrandMother: Hester Wotton

2G GrandFather: Thomas Wotton