Compton Family Cemetery
The Compton Family Cemetery is located on Henderson Road in Clifton Virginia. There are 10 members of the Compton Family buried in this cemetery, which is located next to the Compton House. The Cemetery is surrounded by a wrought iron fence, and is well maintained. The Compton Family resided in the area from 1876 until 1958 and made a living from farming.
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Items in the Compton Family Cemetery Collection
They died between the years of 1892 and 1898 at young ages (23, 20, and 15, respectively).
Felix Compton was born on March 8, 1846 in Alexandria. He married Eloise Fairfax on December 14, 1871, and they settled in Clifton, Virginia, in 1876.
Eloise Fairfax, the daughter of John Fairfax, was born December 17, 1848. A native of the Fairfax area, several of her…
He was born in 1875 and died August 20, 1898 at the age of 23.
He is buried alongside his sister Mittie Compton and brother George…
He was born in 1872, and was died September 16, 1892 at the age of 20.
He is buried alongside his sister Mittie Compton and his brother Harry…