BROWNE, James (1793-1854), of Claremont House, co. Mayo.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1790-1820, ed. R. Thorne, 1986
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1818 - 1831

Family and Education

b. 15 June 1793, 1st s. of Hon. Denis Browne*, and bro. of Peter Browne*. educ. Eton 1808; Trinity, Dublin 1811; Jesus, Camb. 1813. m. (1) 21 Oct. 1820, Eleanor Catherine (d.1823), da. of John Wells of Bickley, Kent, s.p.; (2) 17 Mar. 1825, Elizabeth, da. of John Puget, banker, of Totteridge, Herts., 1s. 3da. suc. fa. 1828.

Offices Held

Trustee, linen board [I] 1827.


James Browne was returned unopposed for the county in 1818 in place of his ageing father, who had informed the chief secretary in January 1816 that he wished th