CHOWNE, Thomas (1679-1724), of Alfriston, Suss.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1690-1715, ed. D. Hayton, E. Cruickshanks, S. Handley, 2002
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27 Jan. - 2 July 1702
1710 - 1713

Family and Education

bap. 22 Apr. 1679, o. surv. s. of Thomas Chowne of Alfriston, by Elizabeth (d. 1688), da. of James Foice, yeoman, of Horsham, Suss.  educ. Wadham, Oxf. matric. 1696; I. Temple 1696.  m. 29 June 1703, Phoebe (d. 1713), da. and coh. of William Westbrook* of Ferring, Suss. 1s. 2da.  suc. fa. 1688.1

Offices Held


Chowne’s family had been settled at Alfriston since the early 17th century, having previously been established