Thomas Compton, born in 1862 in Bon Temps, Louisiana was Bill and Caroline Compton's son on the HBO original series True Blood. Making his debut on the episode "Sparks Fly Out", in the series' first season, Thomas is only seen in flashbacks of Bill's past. Thomas met an untimely demise due to the infectious disease small pox, in 1868 during his only other appearance, on the episode "It Hurts Me Too" in the series' third season.
Thomas was Bill and Caroline Compton's son.
Bill, having a flashback of his previous life, returns to his home in 1868. He is met at the door by his distraught wife Caroline, who is shocked to see him, considering that he has been gone for three years. She takes him in the house where he finds his son, Thomas lying in a coffin dead from the (pox). Overcome with grief, Bill begins to cry blood tears. When Caroline sees this, she becomes hysterical and asks him if he's afflicted. He tells her he is, but it's not something that she can catch. She then thinks that he is evil and shoots him in the arm. Caroline then tries to get away from him. Lorena meets Caroline at the door and proceeds to glamour her. Bill buries his son and leaves with Lorena. ("It Hurts Me Too")
Powers and AbilitiesEdit
Thomas possesses the normal strength levels of an average human.
- Thomas' middle name is "Charles" in "The Southern Vampire Mysteries", the series of novels in which the HBO original series True Blood is based.
|Season one appearances|
|"Strange Love"||"The First Taste"||"Mine"||"Escape from Dragon House"|
|"Sparks Fly Out"||"Cold Ground"||"Burning House of Love"||"Fourth Man in the Fire"|
|"Plaisir D'Amour"||"I Don't Wanna Know"||"To Love Is to Bury"||"You'll Be the Death of Me"|
|Season three appearances|
|"Bad Blood"||"Beautifully Broken"||"It Hurts Me Too"||"9 Crimes"|
|"Trouble"||"I Got a Right to Sing the Blues"||"Hitting the Ground"||"Night on the Sun"|
|"Everything Is Broken"||"I Smell a Rat"||"Fresh Blood"||"Evil is Going On"|