Letters patent issued on Thu 2nd Aug 1618
To William Compton
A peerage of the Kingdom of England , during the reign of James I
Previously known as Lord Compton in the Peerage of the Kingdom of England.
Ordinality on date: 1
Previous of title: false
- Earl of Northampton
C 231/4 f. 70; LP 16 Jas. I, pt. 11 (C 66/2175) no. 9