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She had laid siege to the Crompton House, from which most of the others shrank.
The spinning machine is simply an improved form of Crompton's mule, already described.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
I don't care for the will, nor anything, except to prove that she is Col. Crompton's legitimate daughter, and that I will do.
In the early part of 1812 an agitation for a government grant in recognition of Crompton's work made great progress.The Story of the Cotton Plant|Frederick Wilkinson
Crompton spent his last days in poverty and privation, and died at the age of seventy-four, in 1827.Triumphs of Invention and Discovery in Art and Science|J. Hamilton Fyfe