Biography of Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Compton

EVENTS

On May 1601 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 was born to William Compton 1st Earl Northampton -1630 and Elizabeth Spencer Countess Northampton

On 03 Nov 1616 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (15) was appointed as Knight of the Bath

In 1621 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (19) was elected as MP Ludlow

On 19 Aug 1622 James Compton 3rd Earl Northampton 1622-1681 was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (21)

In 1625 William Compton 1625-1663 was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (23)

Around 1630 Cornelius Johnson 1593-1661 (36) . Portrait of Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (28) .

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On 24 Jun 1630 Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (29) succeeded 2nd Earl Northampton (5C 1618), 3rd Baron Compton of Compton in Warwickshire

In 1632 Henry Compton Bishop Oxford, Bishop London 1632-1713 was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (30)

On 23 Oct 1642 the Battle of Edge Hill was fought at Edge Hill, Warwickshire. The Royal army was commanded by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (41) (with his son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (12) present), Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland 1619-1682 (22) and Richard Spencer 1593-1661 (49) , and included Maurice Palatinate-Simmern 1621-1652 (21) , Richard Byron 2nd Baron Byron 1606-1679 (36) , Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland 1610-1643 (32) , Charles Cavendish 1620-1643 (22) , Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (41) , Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury 1612-1643 (30) , John Byron 1st Baron Byron 1599-1652 (43) and William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh 1587-1643 (55) . George Stewart 1618-1642 (24) and Robert Bertie 1582-1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642 (59) were killed. Of the Parliamentary army Basil Feilding 2nd Earl Denbigh 1608-1675 (34) and Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (51) . Oliver St John 5th Baron St John Bletso 1603-1642 (39) was wounded.

On 19 Mar 1643 William Compton 1625-1663 (18) and James Compton 3rd Earl Northampton 1622-1681 (20) fought for the Royalist army at Hopton Heath, Hopton, Staffordshire. Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (41) were killed.

Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 was appointed as Master of the Robes to the Prince of Wales

Spencer Compton was born to Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643

ANCESTRY

Father: William Compton 1st Earl Northampton -1630

GrandFather: Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton 1544-1589

1G GrandFather: Peter Compton 1523-1544

2G GrandFather: William Compton 1482-1528

3G GrandFather: Edmund Compton -1493

3G GrandMother: Joan Aylworth

4G GrandFather: Walter Aylworth

2G GrandMother: Werburga Brereton

3G GrandFather: John Brereton

1G GrandMother: Anne Talbot Countess Pembroke

2G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538

3G GrandFather: John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford 1448-1473

4G GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford 1424-1473

3G GrandMother: Catherine Stafford Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460

4G GrandMother: Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham

2G GrandMother: Anne Hastings Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

3G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483

4G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings 1396-1455

4G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

3G GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings 1442-1503

4G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460

4G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462

GrandMother: Frances Hastings Baroness Compton 1533-1574

1G GrandFather: Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon 1514-1561

2G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544

3G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings 1466-1506

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings 1442-1503

3G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford Baroness Hastings, 4th Baroness Hungerford 1466-1553

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford -1469

4G GrandMother: Anne Percy 1444-1522

2G GrandMother: Anne Stafford Countess Huntingdon 1483-1544

3G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1425-1458

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1437-1474

3G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472

1G GrandMother: Catherine Pole Countess Huntingdon 1511-1576

2G GrandFather: Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539

3G GrandFather: Richard Pole 1462-1504

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Pole 1430-1437

4G GrandMother: Edith St John 1430-

3G GrandMother: Margaret York 8th Countess Salisbury 1473-1541

4G GrandFather: George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478

4G GrandMother: Isabel Neville 1451-1476

2G GrandMother: Jane Neville Baroness Montagu

3G GrandFather: George Neville 5th Baron Bergavenny 1469-1535

4G GrandFather: George Neville 4th Baron Bergavenny 1440-1492

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fenne Baroness Bergavenny

3G GrandMother: Mary Stafford Baroness Bergavenny

4G GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530

Mother: Elizabeth Spencer Countess Northampton

GrandFather: William Spencer Lord Mayor -1610

1G GrandFather: Richard Spencer