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Silas Monroe Compton
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1867
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1941
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA

A son of John Riley Compton and Helen Martha Duck.
The husband of Rosa Frances Warner.

Silas married Rosa on 13 March 1889, Somerset, Pulaski, Kentucky, USA and to this union fathered 11 children; Rosie, Bessie Mae, Chester Arthur, Carthal Leon, Mattie Dora, Minnie Elmo, Eula V, Brent F, John Warner, Helen Gertrude, and Hershel Glenn.

Kentucky Marriages, 1851-1900
about Rose Warner
Name: Silas M. Compton
Spouse: Rose Warner
Marriage Date: 13 Mar 1889
County: Pulaski
State: KY

Obituary article;

Silas Monroe Compton, about 80, died Thursday morning at his home at Nancy following an illness of several months' duration. A native of this county, he was a progressive and successful farmer and a good citizen and was interested in every movement contributing to the development of the county. He was a loyal member of the New Hope Baptist Church and leaves a host of friends to mourn his passing. Surviving are his widow and 9 children. Minnie Elmo and John Warner Compton, both of Somerset, Herschel and Brent F Compton of Detroit, Michigan, Mrs. Eula V (Compton) Barker of Humboldt, IA, Mattie Dora Compton (Mrs. Cleo Melby Wilson), Chester and G.M. Compton, all of Nancy, and Helen Gertrude Compton (Mrs. Joe Barker) of Faubush. Funeral services were conducted at the home Friday morning with interment in the Nancy cemetery.
Family links: 
  John Riley Compton (1825 - 1896)
  Rosa Frances Warner Compton (1868 - 1942)*
  Bessie Mae Compton Jasper (1888 - 1940)*
  Chester Arthur Compton (1891 - 1944)*
  Carthal Leon Compton (1892 - 1963)*
  Minnie Elmo Compton (1894 - 1963)*
  Mattie Dora Compton Wilson (1897 - 1971)*
  Eula V Compton Barker (1900 - 1986)*
  Ruby Jack Compton (1902 - 1933)*
  Brent F Compton (1905 - 1962)*
  John Warner Compton (1907 - 2003)*
  Helen Gertrude Compton Barker (1909 - 2003)*
  Herschel Glenn Compton (1911 - 1997)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Compton Barker (1848 - 1931)*
  Lucy Ann Compton Miller (1852 - ____)*
  William Erastus Dorvin Compton (1858 - 1925)*
  Christopher C Compton (1860 - 1925)*
  Sarah Ellen Compton Molen (1866 - 1945)*
  Silas Monroe Compton (1867 - 1941)
  Martha Dora Compton Weddle (1870 - 1950)*
  Rhodette E Compton Warner (1874 - 1941)*
*Calculated relationship
White Oak Cemetery
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Norma Faller
Record added: Oct 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43730138
Silas Monroe Compton
Added by: Norma Faller
Silas Monroe Compton
Added by: Teresa Pyles
Silas Monroe Compton
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 Added: Apr. 11, 2014

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