ROWNEY, Thomas (?1693-1759), of Dean Farm, Oxon.
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Family and Education
b. ?1693, s. of Thomas Rowney, M.P. educ. poss. Eton 1706-7; St. John’s, Oxf. 5 July 1709, aged 16. m. 10 Mar. 1756, Miss Trollope.
High steward, Oxford 1743- d.
Thomas Rowney’s father represented Oxford 1695-1722; father and son between them held one seat for 64 years without interruption. In 1754 Rowney was returned without opposition, and was classed in Dupplin’s list as a Tory. There is no record of his speaking or voting in this Parliament. He died 27 Oct. 1759.