Sir Robert Brown, 1st Baronet was a British politician and merchant.
He was the son of William Brown and Grisel Brice and for some time a merchant and King George II"s resident in Venice.
In 1741, he was appointed Paymaster of His Majesty"s works. Brown married Margaret Cecil, sister of Charles Cecil, Bishop of Bristol and then Bangor. Brown was buried in Audley Street Chapel in London, five days after his death.
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From 1734 to 1747, Brown was Member of Parliament (Member of Parliament) for Ilchester.