Henry Compton jun.

???? - 1787


Grandson and co-heir of John Mills of Woodford (q.v.). On his death c. 1787 his property including his interest in estates in the West indies passed to his brother John Compton (d. c. 1803) and thence to John's son Henry Combe Compton (q.v.) .

  1. Will of Henry Compton of Hanbridge [sic: in fact Harbridge] Hampshire [made in 1782] proved 23/01/1787. In the will he left all his property including his reversionary interests to his brother John subject to an annuity of £100 p.a. to their brother Willett Compton.


  1. PROB 11/1149/240.

Further Information


Associated Estates (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1758 [SY] - 1787 [EY] → Tenant-for-life
1758 [SY] - 1787 [EY] → Tenant-for-life

Tenant-for-life, originally as an infant, under the will of his grandfather John Mills of Woodford.

Relationships (3)

Uncle → Nephew
Grandson → Grandfather

Addresses (1)

Ringwood, Hampshire, Wessex, England