Lewis Compton


Person Record Title
Lewis Compton
Given Name
Family Name
Slave Trade
Biographical Description
Lewis Compton was an enslaver associated with Judge Jacob Van Wickle's notorious slave trading ring in Middlesex County, New Jersey.
Place of Significance
Middlesex County, NJ
South River, NJ
Record Contributor
Isaac Guzmán
Jesse Bayker

Linked resources

Items with "Related Person or Resource: Lewis Compton"
Title Class
Allen Reynolds Agent
Jacob Van Wickle (1770-1854) Agent
William Stone Agent
Items with "Enslaver: Lewis Compton"
Title Class
Betsey (b. 1796) Agent
Cain (b. 1796) Agent
Charles (b. 1775) Agent
Elijah (b. 1787) Agent
Frank (b. 1797) Agent
George (b. 1783) Agent
George (b. 1800) Agent
Hannah (b. 1802) Agent
Hannah (b. 1804) Agent
Jack (b. 1796) Agent
Jack (b. 1797) Agent
James (b. 1786) Agent
Lewis (b. 1796) Agent
Mary (b. 1791) Agent
Peter (b. 1797) Agent
Peter (b. 1804) Agent
Phebe (b. 1797) Agent
Sam (b. 1797) Agent
William (b. 1796) Agent
Items with "Enslaver of Primary Event Participant: Lewis Compton"
Title Class
1818, Betsey, Removal Event
1818, Cain, Removal Event
1818, Charles, Removal Event