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William Benjamin "Willie" Compton, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1877
Bland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1904
Pawnee County
Kansas, USA

Willie was the son of Capt. Jasper Watson Compton and Matilda J. "Mattie" Bird. He married Lora Rogers (Compton Duncan). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jasper Watson Compton (1846 - 1891)
  Matilda J. Bird Compton (1851 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Lora Luella Rogers Duncan (1886 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  William Benjamin Compton (1904 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Saunders Compton (1873 - 1964)*
  Rosa Angie Elvira Compton Button (1874 - 1954)*
  William Benjamin Compton (1877 - 1904)
  Minnie Louise Compton Zimmer (1880 - 1966)*
  George Washington Compton (1883 - 1963)*
  Ida Frances Compton (1884 - 1890)*
  Daniel Lee Compton (1886 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 27 Yr 3 Mo 22 Da
 
Burial:
Everett Cemetery
Barton County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Judy Llamas
Originally Created by: Ray Davidson
Record added: Apr 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88427483
William Benjamin Willie Compton, Sr
Added by: Judy Llamas
 
William Benjamin Willie Compton, Sr
Added by: Ray Davidson
 
William Benjamin Willie Compton, Sr
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Added by: Phillip H. Pitzer
 
 
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I was told by family that Willie was fishing on the water one clear day, no clouds, calm water and was suddenly struck by lightening and killed.
- kelly sullivan
 Added: May. 20, 2014
 
 
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