Party affiliation: Republican
1 son, Milton Compton (deceased). In banking business, Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania, 1871-1906. Organizer, and executive, Union National Bank, 18 years.
Retired from active business, 1906, and became member of faculty Crozer Theological Seminary to organize and manage extension department Connected with City Council of Mahanoy City 23 years, as secretary, treasurer or member.