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COMPTON (Soundex C513) — See also CAMPTON, CROMPTON, KEMPTON, LECOMPTE.

  COMPTON: See also Elmer Ellsworth Adams — Samuel Lord — Samuel Lord — Reinhold Niebuhr — Compton C. Pakenham — James John Joseph Walker — Compton Ignatius White — Compton Ignatius White, Jr.
  Compton, Anna L. — of Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, B. A. — of Iowa. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Barnes (1830-1898) — of Laurel, Prince George's County, Md. Born in Port Tobacco, Charles County, Md., November 16, 1830. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1860-61; member of Maryland state senate, 1867-72; Maryland state treasurer, 1874-85; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1880; U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1885-90, 1891-94. Episcopalian. Died in Laurel, Prince George's County, Md., December 2, 1898 (age 68 years, 16 days). Interment at Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Great-grandson of Philip Key (1750-1820).
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Key family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Compton, Benson B. — of Iowa. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Boyd M. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, C. B. — of Payette, Payette County, Idaho. Mayor of Payette, Idaho, 1913-15. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, C. H. Ranulf (1878-1974) — also known as Ranulf Compton — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Poe, Allen County, Ind., September 16, 1878. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1943-45; defeated, 1938, 1940, 1944. Died in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., January 26, 1974 (age 95 years, 132 days). Interment at West Cemetery, Madison, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Florence Jane Mabee (1885-1983).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Compton, C. M., Jr. — of Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Charles E. — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1962-63, 1967-68. Still living as of 1968.
  Compton, Chester J. — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Keyser, W.Va., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Dee — of Birch Tree, Shannon County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Shannon County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Donna — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1986. Female. Still living as of 1986.
  Compton, George (b. 1869) — of Hillside, Union County, N.J. Born in Scotland, July 1, 1869. Republican. General contractor; lumber dealer; real estate developer; bank director; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1923-29. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, George E. — of Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Harry C. — of Taylor County, W.Va. Republican. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Henry — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1836-38, 1857-58; village president of Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1837-38; member of Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1843-44; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Hugh — of Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.); Columbus, Platte County, Neb. Republican. Member Dakota territorial council, 1863-65; postmaster at Columbus, Neb., 1869-75. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, J. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1822. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, J. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, J. C. — of Clovis, Curry County, N.M. Democrat. Chief justice of New Mexico Supreme Court, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Compton, James — Member of Minnesota state senate 43rd District, 1883-90. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Compton, James L. — of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of Perth Amboy, N.J., 1898-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, John Brooks (1835-1898) — also known as John B. Compton — Born in Mead Township, Crawford County, Pa., November 17, 1835. Republican. School teacher; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Crawford County Prothonotary, 1864-65; lawyer; chair of Crawford County Republican Party, 1872; candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1874. Presbyterian. Member, Ancient Order of United Workmen; Odd Fellows; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in 1898 (age about 62 years). Interment at Greendale Cemetery, Meadville, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, November 12, 1863, to Fannie E. Kingsley (1835-1900).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Compton, John G. — of Columbus, Platte County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Columbus, Neb., 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Karen — of Anchorage, Alaska. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Compton, Kent — of Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Fla. Mayor of Zephyrhills, Fla., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Compton, Les — of Monroe County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Monroe County Republican Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Compton, Levi — of Edwards County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Edwards County, 1818. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Lewis — of Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of Perth Amboy, N.J., 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Mary Pearl — also known as Mary P. Compton — of Union, Monroe County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Compton, Maurice E. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Otha, Jr. — of Bridgeport, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Paul — of Marionville, Lawrence County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Lawrence County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Perry — of Montgomery City, Montgomery County, Mo.; New Florence, Montgomery County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state treasurer, 1944, 1964; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Montgomery County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Ranulf See C. H. Ranulf Compton
  Compton, Richard P. — of Berkeley, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 3rd District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Compton, Robert — of Tioga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1934, 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Sarah — of Concord, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Compton, T. G. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Compton, Warren F. — of Doddridge County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Doddridge County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COMRADE (Soundex C563) — See also CAMARDA, CAMARDI, COMRIE, DEMARCO, HOMRA, KAMRADT, KOMMAREDDI, MERCADO, SEMRAD.

  Comrade: See Nazirite Flores Perez


COMRIE (Soundex C560) — See also BOMRICH, COMRADE, CROMIE, EMRIE, GOMRICK, HAMRIE, IMRIE, KIMRAY, KIMREY, MORICE, MORRICE, SELDOMRIDGE.

  Comrie, Leroy — of St. Albans, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Comrie, William B. — of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Johnstown, N.Y., 1861-68. Burial location unknown.


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