|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.
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.
Winston was married to Stella Winston and the father of Angelo, Gerard, Sparrow, and Nigel Winston.
Winston died in 1969 in Dominica.