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|Le Hunte, George Ruthven.|
at TRINITY, Feb. 24, 1870.
[Eldest] s. of George (above). B. [Aug. 26], 1852, at Wexford.
Matric. Michs. 1870; B.A. 1874; M.A. 1881.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Nov. 4, 1871.
Called to the Bar, May 11, 1881.
Private Secretary to Sir A. Gordon, K.C.M.G. (Lord Stanmore), first Governor of Fiji, 1875; held various offices in Fiji, 1875-87.
Judicial Commissioner, Western Pacific, 1883.
President of Dominica, 1887-94.
Colonial Secretary in Barbados, 1894-7; in Mauritius, 1897.
Lieut.-Governor of British New Guinea, 1898-1903.
Governor of South Australia, 1903-8. Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Trinidad and Tobago, 1908-15; retired, 1916.
Latterly of Sandridge, Crowborough, Sussex.
Died Jan. 29, 1925.
(Eton Sch. Lists; Law Lists; Inns of Court; Burke, L.G. of Ireland; Who was Who, 1916-28.)
|George Ruthven LE HUNTE |
George Ruthven LEHUNTE
Approx. lifespan: 18521925
pens. Trinity College adm1870:02:24
Eldest s. of George LE HUNTE (above)
b. Wexford, [Co. Wexford], 1852:[08:26]
Adm. Inner Temple: 1871:11:04
Called to the Bar: 1881:05:11
Private Sec. to: : Sir A. Gordon, KCMG (Lord Stanmore), first
Governor of: Fiji , 1875
held various offices Fiji , 1875-87
Judicial Commissioner: Western, Pacific , 1883
President of: Dominica , 1887-94
Colonial Sec. in: : Barbados , 1894-97 ;in Mauritius , 1897
Lieutenant-Governor of: : British: New Guinea, [Papua New Guinea], 1898-1903
Governor of: South Australia , Australia , 1903-08
Governor and Commander: -in-Chief of Trinidad , and Tobago , 1908-15 ; retired1916
KCMG 1903 GCMG 1912
Latterly of Sandridge, Crowborough, Sussex ,
( Eton School Lists; Law Lists; Inns of Court ; Burke, L.G. of Ireland; Who was Who 1916-28)
[add:]LE HUNTE, George Ruthven[:add]
[add:]Adm. pens. at Trinity College 1870:02:24 [:add]
[add:]Photograph: CAS: F.72[:add]