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George Winston
(1881 - 1969)
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George Austin Winston
Former Speaker of the Legislative Council of Dominica
Former Senator, West Indies Federation House of Representative

George Austin Winston was a former Dominican parliamentarian and Speaker.  He was also a senator in the West Indies Federal House of Representatives.

Early life and education

George Austin Winston was born in 1881 in Roseau Dominica to Georgie Winston and Laura Winston (nee Tavernier).  He was the brother of Claire Winston and Cyril Winston.

Career

George Austin Winston has been a member of the executive and legislative councils for several years and served as representative of the Colony at Important conferences.  He also severed as speaker of the Legislative Council for several years. Winston also served on the labour advisory board and several public committees.

At age 77, Winston was appointed as one of two senators for Dominica in the short-lived West Indies  Federal House of Representatives.

Personal life

Winston was married to Stella Winston and the father of Angelo, Gerard, Sparrow, and Nigel Winston.

Death

Winston died in 1969 in Dominica.

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George Austin Winston
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Occupation Public Servant, Parliamentarian
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Date of Birth 1881
Place of Birth Dominica
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Date of Death 1969
Place of Death Dominica
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Former Speaker of the Legislative Council of Dominica
Former Senator in the West Indies Federal House of Representatives.
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