William Clark Compton 1723-1809
Birth date: not documented
Death date: Administration of estate granted in Sep 1809
1758 East Newport Hundred, Charles Co., Maryland, Tax List as reported on USGENWEB
Wm. Clark Compton Record # 47 Name #1 (It is not proven that this is the William Clark Compton that went to Culpeper Co., Virginia)
1782-1804 Culpeper Co., Virginia, personal property taxlists, list him as William, William C., or William Clark (1784) Compton
1782 first year of the new Virginia tax law, 1805-1807, 1809-1810 Culpeper Co., Virginia, personal property taxlists missing at filming, 1808 Virginia did not collect taxes.
Sep 1809: Culpeper Co., Virginia, minute book 6, p. 53, On motion James and Walter Compton, administration of the estate of William Compton, dec'd, granted to them as they had given bond.
Next entry, Bird Eastham, Henry Ward, Edmd. Pendleton and Elijah Houghten or any 3 of them to inventory estate
Mar 1810: Culpeper Co., Virginia, minute book 6, p. 125, an inventory of the estate of William Compton, dec'd, was received.
19 Mar 1810: Culpeper Co., Virginia, will book F, p. 75-77, Inventory of William Compton, dec'd, taken by Henry Ward, Bird Eastham, and Elijah Haughten, done on 13 Nov 1809, was returned to Court.