Robert Browne (of Frampton)

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Robert Browne (born c 1588, date of death unknown) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1624.

Browne was the son of John Browne of Frampton, Dorset. He matriculated at Magdalen College, Oxford, on 14 May 1602, aged 14 and was awarded BA on 24 April 1605. He was called to the bar at Middle Temple in 1615. In 1624, he was elected Member of Parliament for Bridport. His brother John was also an MP and was appointed commissioner on the trial of the King in 1649.[1]


Parliament of England
Preceded by
John Browne
Robert Strode
Member of Parliament for Bridport
With: William Muschamp
Succeeded by
Sir Lewis Dyve
Sir John Strode