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Percy Compton
Birth: Jul. 17, 1890
East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Death: Mar. 15, 1948
British Columbia, Canada

Compton Family Line

My Great Uncle.

Percy was born in Yorkshire, England, the son of Charles Compton and Susannah Winter. When WWI broke out, Percy joined the Army in England. During that time, he lost 2 brothers - Charles Duncan Compton and Harold Compton.

After the WWI, he arrived in Canada in 1919 to join his then wife, Elizabeth Emma Atkinson along with their son, Walter and daughter, Marjorie. It was shortly after arriving that they divorced.

He then married to Constance Hood, and when his parents and sister moved across to BC, they came as well. Percy taught prisoners how to make shoes Oakalla Prison, Burnaby, BC.

Family links: 
  Charles Compton (1867 - 1953)
  Susannah Winter Compton (1871 - 1935)
  George Walter Compton (1911 - 1999)*
  Percy Compton (1890 - 1948)
  Mary Compton Seedhouse (1893 - 1979)*
  Harold Compton (1897 - 1916)*
  Charles Duncan Compton (1899 - 1917)*
  Gladys Marion Compton Rutledge (1903 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Ocean View Burial Park
Greater Vancouver Regional District
British Columbia, Canada
Created by: SusanR
Record added: Apr 25, 2007
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Percy Compton
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Percy Compton
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Angel Day Blessings. May you rest in peace.
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