Josias Rowley was born in 1765 and died in Jan 1842. He served in the Royal Navy.
VAdm W (1830)
Second son of Clotworthy and Letitia (née Campbell) Rowley. Grandson of William Rowley. Elder brother of Samuel Campbell Rowley. Cousin of Charles Rowley.
As Captain of Raisonnable, 64, he took part in Sir Robert Calder's Action (22 Jul 1805).
Colonel of Marines (4 Dec 1813)
C-in-C Ireland (18181821)
MP Kinsale (18211826)
Equerry to the Duchess of Kent