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Samuel Archibald Compton (1878 - 1944)

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Samuel Archibald Compton
Born in Laurens County, South Carolinamap
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Husband of — married [location unknown]
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 15 Mar 2014
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Categories: Laurens County, South Carolina | Rocky Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South Carolina.

Biography

Samuel A. Compton was born December 23, 1878, to Lewis Duvall Compton and Nancy Margeret Franks Compton in Laurens County, SC.

Samuel came to live with his niece, Sarah Frances Templeton Gaulden, a short time before his death. He gave Frances the Crisp Family Bible to keep as his thank you to her for caring for him.

Death

Samuel Archibale Compton, South Carolina Deaths
Name: Samuel Archibale Compton
Event Date: 24 Sep 1944
Event Place: Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina
Gender: Male
Age (Original): 66y 9m 1d
Birth Year (Estimated): 1878
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Ruth Rowland Compton
Father's Name: Lewis D. Compton
Mother's Name: Margaret Franks [1]

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Sources

  1. "South Carolina Deaths, 1944-1955," index, FamilySearch ([1] : accessed 22 February 2015), Samuel Archibale Compton, 24 Sep 1944; citing Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, 17179, Department of Health and Environmental Control, Columbia; FHL microfilm 2,393,697.
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 9769693, Samuel A. Compton, Rocky Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Laurens, Laurens County, South Carolina, USA.[2]
  • Personal papers and notes of Frances T. Gaulden, A Clan of Comptons, p. 53, Myldred Compton Lankford, February 15, 1974, unpublished, personal copy in the files of M. Gaulden


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