Rowbotham, John an English clergyman of Upminster. Essex, during the latter part of the 17th century, ejected for nonconformity in 1662. He wrote, Preciousness of Christ to Believers (Lond. 1647, 12mo): Exposition of the Canticles (ibid. 1651, 4to): — Mystery of the Two Witnesses Unveiled (ibid. 1654, 12mo): — Disquisitio in Hypothesin Baxterianam de Foedere Gratioe ab Initio, etc. (ibid. 1694-98, 8vo). See Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.