In the following account we give first the family of Q. Pompeius, consul B. C. 141, and next that of the triumvir.
The lives of the various persons mentioned below are treated at length by Drumann (Geschichle Roms,
vol. iv. p. 306, &c.), to whom we refer our readers once for all. The Stemma on the opposite page is taken from Drumann, and is in some parts conjectural