http://gennotes.150m.com/compton.htmlhttp://gennotes.150m.com/compton.html This family has in the past made claim for this first ancestor, John F. Compton, to be the son of Sir William, b. 1625 of Wynyates. It was the writings of family member, Dr. Zachariah Compton, b. 1801,that made this claim and added the family legend of having come from the "castle Comptons".http://enchantedfamily.com/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I272&tree=enchantedhttp://enchantedfamily.com/genealogy/getperson.php?personID=I272&tree=enchantedIf you will read the FYI notes on this page (which is making the common error of confusing two Williams) you will see the claims made by Dr. Zachariah and a Frances Booten Compton of Florida.http://www.msa.md.gov/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/000001/000003/html/am3--459.htmlhttp://www.msa.md.gov/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/000001/000003/html/am3--459.htmlA record Frances sites. Maybe you could find some willing DNA donors if you could find some living descendants.