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  1. Spencer Compton, 1.er conde de Wilmington (18 de marzo de 1673-2 de julio de 1743), hombre de estado inglés del partido Whig que se desempeñó en forma ininterrumpida en el gobierno británico desde 1715 hasta su muerte. 1

  2. Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington, KG, PC ( c. 1674 – 2 July 1743) was a British Whig statesman who served continuously in government from 1715 until his death. He sat in the English and British House of Commons between 1698 and 1728, and was then raised to the peerage and sat in the House of Lords.

  3. Spencer Compton, earl of Wilmington, also called (1728–30) Baron Wilmington, (born 1673?—died July 2, 1743), British politician, favourite of King George II and nominal prime minister of Great Britain from February 1742 to July 1743.

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    Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton, styled Lord Compton from 1618 to 1630, was an English soldier and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1621 to 1622. He became a peer by writ of acceleration in 1626 and by inheritance in 1630. He fought in the Royalist army and was killed in action at the Battle of Hopton Heath.

    Northampton was the son of William Compton, 1st Earl of Northampton, and his wife Elizabeth, daughter and heir of Sir John Spencer, Lord Mayor of London. He was created a Knight of the Bath on 3 November 1616. In 1621 he was elected Member of Parliament for Ludlow. Also in 1621, he was appointed Master of the Robes to the Prince of Wales and attend...

    On the outbreak of the English Civil War, Northampton was entrusted with the execution of the Commission of Array in Warwickshire. After varying success and failure in the English Midlands, he fought at the Battle of Edgehill and, after Charles I of England's return to Oxford, was given, in November 1642, the military supervision of Banbury and the...

    Northampton married Mary, daughter of Sir Francis Beaumont, by whom he had two daughters and six sons. The eldest son, James, succeeded him as 3rd Earl of Northampton. Henry became bishop of London. Charles, William and Spencer all distinguished themselves in the king's cause—William was one of the original members of the Royalist organisation, The...

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    Spencer "Spenny" Douglas David Compton, 7th Marquess of Northampton is a British peer.

    Compton is the son of the Most Hon. William Compton, 6th Marquess of Northampton and Virginia Lucie Compton, née Heaton. The family seats are Castle Ashby House and Compton Wynyates. The heir apparent to the marquessate and its subsidiary titles is Northampton's only son Daniel, Earl Compton. Since he has, so far, fathered no sons of his own, the h...

    He was listed as having properties worth £120 million in the 2011 Estates Gazette Rich List. In the Sunday Times Rich List 2017, ranking the wealthiest people in the UK, he was listed with an estimated fortune of £110million. In 1985 he sold Adoration of the Magi by Andrea Mantegna at Christie's in London to the Getty Museum for a then-world record...

  4. Spencer Compton, segundo marqués de Northampton Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton, segundo marqués de Northampton ( 2 de enero de 1790 - 17 de enero de 1851 ), conocido como Lord Compton de 1796 a 1812, y Earl Compton de 1812 a 1828, fue un noble británico y mecenas de la ciencia y las artes. Índice 1 Biografía 2 Familia 3 Referencias

  5. 29/12/2017 · Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington Whig 1742 to 1743 On the Duke of Newcastle: “Sir, you have a right to speak, but the House has a right to judge whether they will hear you.” Born 1673 or...