Letters patent issued on Sun 14th May 1730

To Spencer Compton

A peerage of the Kingdom of Great Britain , during the reign of George II

Previously known as Lord Wilmington in the Peerage of the Kingdom of Great Britain.

Ordinality on date: 3

Person prefix:

Person suffix:

Previous of title: false


  1. Earl of Wilmington
  2. Viscount Pevensey


C 231/10, p. 172; 3 Geo. II, pt. 3 (C 66/3580) no. 3