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  1. Spencer Compton - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre Spencer Compton 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.

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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...

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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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    Segundo hijo de Charles Compton (primer marqués de Northampton), estudió en el Trinity College de Cambridge y obtuvo un máster en 1810.[1]​ En 1812, tras el asesinato de su primo Spencer Perceval, ocupó su puesto en la Cámara de los Comunes por Northampton.[2]​ En los Comunes, se ganó la reputación de inconformista. A pesar de las fuertes credencia...

    El 24 de julio de 1815 se casó con Margaret Douglas-Maclean-Clephane, una poetisa admirada por Walter Scott y William Wordsworth, aunque su poesía no fue publicada. El matrimonio fue feliz y tuvieron seis hijos. La pareja vivió en Italia durante diez años, de 1820 a 1830. Compton sucedió a su padre como Marqués de Northampton en 1828. Después de la...

    Esta obra contiene una traducción total derivada de «Spencer Compton (2e marquis de Northampton)» de Wikipedia en francés, concretamente de esta versión, publicada por sus editores bajo la Licencia...

    • Spencer Compton, 2nd Marquess of Northampton
    • 17 de enero de 1851 (61 años)
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    • 2 de enero de 1790
  3. Spencer Compton may refer to: Spencer Compton, 2nd Earl of Northampton (1601–1643), British politician Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington (1673–1743), British statesman and Prime Minister Spencer Compton, 8th Earl of Northampton (1738–1796), British politician Spencer Compton, 2nd Marquess of Northampton (1790–1851), British nobleman