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Compton, Lord Alwyne (1825–1906), bishop of Ely

V. H. Stanton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Compton, Lord Alwyne (1825–1906), bishop of Ely, born at Castle Ashby on 18 July 1825, was the fourth son of Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton, second marquess of Northampton (1790–1851), and his wife, Margaret (d. 1830), daughter of Major-General Douglas Maclean Clephane of Torloisk...

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