Oxford DNB home page Oxford DNB Home | About the Biography Index
>Previous Next>

The Oxford Biography Index is an accurate index of notable people from throughout history – their names, dates, and fields of activity. References to full text articles are also provided, and many are available to public library members simply by inputting their library card number.

Login to view full text


Library card login

> Does my library subscribe?


Oxford Biography Index entry

Spencer Compton

Compton, Spencer Joshua Alwyne, second marquess of Northampton (1790–1851), patron of science and the arts

Oxford Biography Index Number 101006037 [what is this?]
http://www.oxforddnb.com/index/101006037/Spencer-Compton     Primary authority: Oxford DNB

Full text available

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


> View Spencer Compton complete biography [Oxford DNB subscription required; no subscription?]