Eliza Harriet (Elliot) Compton

Eliza Harriet (Elliot) Compton (abt. 1820 - 1877)

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Lady Eliza Harriet (Eliza Harriet) Compton formerly Elliot aka The Marchioness of Northampton
Born about in Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married (to ) in Naples, Campania, Italymap
Died in Florence, Italymap
Profile last modified | Created 21 May 2016
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Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms is 11 Degrees from Eliza Harriet Compton


Eliza Elliot (c.1820-1877) was the daughter of Admiral Hon. Sir George Elliot & his wife Eliza Cecilia née Ness.
She married Admiral William Compton, 4th Marquess of Northampton, son of Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton, 2nd Marquess of Northampton & Margaret Douglas-Maclean-Clephane, on 21 August 1844.
As a result of her marriage, Eliza Elliot was styled as Marchioness of Northampton on 3 March 1877.
She died aged 72 on 4 December 1877.

Children of Eliza Elliot and Admiral William Compton, 4th Marquess of Northampton

  1. Lady Katrine Cecilia Compton b: 1845 d. 23 Mar 1913
  2. Lady Margaret Georgiana Compton b: 1847 d. 15 Nov 1931
  3. Charles John Spencer Compton, Earl Compton b. 13 Jul 1849, d. 5 Sep 1887
  4. William George Spencer Scott Compton, 5th Marquess of Northampton b. 23 Apr 1851, d. 15 Jun 1913
  5. Lady Alice Elizabeth Compton b: 1854 d. 17 Jun 1862
  6. Lord Alwyne Frederick Compton b. 5 Jun 1855, d. 16 Dec 1911
  7. Lady Mabel Violet Isabel Compton b. c 1862, d. 16 Aug 1961
  8. Colonel Lord Douglas James Cecil Compton b. 15 Nov 1865, d. 23 Jul 1944


  • The Peerage.com

    Cites: Mosley, Charles, editor. Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes. Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003.


1861 census for 32, Rutland Gate, St Margaret, Westminster, London, England :
William Compton : Head : Married : Age 42 : Captain Royal Navy Half Pay : Birth place London, Middlesex, England
Eliza Harriet Compton Wife : Married : Age 41: Lady : Birth place Scotland.

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Death of the Marchioness of Northampton
Death of the Marchioness of Northampton

Marriage announcement for Eliza Harriet Elliot to William Compton
Marriage announcement for Eliza Harriet Elliot to William Compton

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