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Manley, Norman Washingtonlocked

(1893–1969)

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Manley, Norman Washington (1893–1969), lawyer and chief minister of Jamaica, was born at Roxburgh, Manchester, Jamaica, on 4 July 1893, the eldest son of Thomas Albert Samuel Manley, planter and produce dealer, and his wife, Margaret Ann, daughter of Alexander Shearer, penkeeper. His father was of partly African and partly English descent and his mother of partly Irish descent. He was educated at elementary schools and at ...

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