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Charles Pleasant Compton
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1881
Missouri, USA
Death: May 18, 1960
Nampa
Canyon County
Idaho, USA

Parents:
Father: Abner M Compton
Mother: Martha Angeline McCarty

Spouse: Martha Josephine Hill
Marriage: December 13, 1908 Fordland, Missouri

Charles P. Compton, 79, of Nampa died Wednesday evening after a short illness. Mr. Compton was born March 26, 1881, in Missouri and in Fordland, Mo., Dec. 13, 1908, he married Martha J. Hill. They resided at Rogersville, Mo., and then lived at Cedaredge, Colo., for three years, before returning to Rogersville. They came to Nampa in 1937 and Mr. Compton farmed until his retirement two years ago. Mr Compton was a former member of the IOOF Lodge and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Nampa.

Survivors, in addition to his wife of Nampa, include three daughters, Mrs. Charles Dalton and Mrs. Ira Dalton both of Nampa, and Mrs. Eugene DeWitt of Caldwell; a son, Leonard Compton of Bonneville, Calif.; one sister, Mrs. Alice Barton of Springfield, Mo.; 12 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

The News-Tribune, Friday, May 20, 1960 - 2 
 
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 Parents:
  Abner M. Compton (1816 - 1906)
  Martha Angeline McCarty Compton (1844 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Josephine Hill Compton (1885 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Elsie Mitchell Compton Dalton (1914 - 1976)*
  Wilda Aileen Compton DeWitt (1925 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Susan Vaughn Stewart (1860 - 1935)**
  James Hiram Vaughn (1866 - 1958)**
  Addison S. Compton (1879 - 1954)*
  Charles Pleasant Compton (1881 - 1960)
  Alice Luchrish Compton Barton (1889 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
Caldwell
Canyon County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Garden of Good Shepherd Lot 376 Space 3
 
Created by: Dan Fowler
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
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Charles Pleasant Compton
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Charles Pleasant Compton
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Charles Pleasant Compton
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