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John Saunders Compton
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1873
Bland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1964
Larned
Pawnee County
Kansas, USA

John grew up on the range and frontier and became a planter and "Scotch" farmer. After arriving in Larned, he was in the livery business and then became engaged in shipping and buying cattle. As an article said, "Mr. Compton's "Elm Grove Stock Farm" on the Pawnee was the home of fine horses and hogs."

Note: bio info provided by Judy Llamas (#46854247)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jasper Watson Compton (1846 - 1891)
  Matilda J. Bird Compton (1851 - 1918)
 
 Spouses:
  Nina L. Button Compton (1876 - 1918)
  Alice Giles Compton (1888 - 1975)*
 
 Children:
  Glenn E. Compton (1897 - 1926)*
  Bonnie Mae Compton Arnold (1903 - 1995)*
  Archie Lois Compton (1907 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Saunders Compton (1873 - 1964)
  Rosa Angie Elvira Compton Button (1874 - 1954)*
  William Benjamin Compton (1877 - 1904)*
  George Washington Compton (1883 - 1963)*
  Ida Frances Compton (1884 - 1890)*
  Daniel Lee Compton (1886 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Larned Cemetery
Larned
Pawnee County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: May 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89523059
John Saunders Compton
Added by: Judy Mayfield
 
John Saunders Compton
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- Judy Mayfield
 Added: May. 3, 2012
 
 
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