In 1605, John Rowning of Hundon was summoned to answer onto Edward Some, Knight regarding titles. He was listed as church-warden of Hundon in 1617 and 1637. His will of 1639 mentions his daughter Mary Ray and grandchildren Simon and Mary Ray. To granddaughter Mary Ray, he left a pioece of land called Longland in Hundon. After his death in 1639/40, his daughter Mary emigrated to New England with her first husband, Simon Ray.