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date: 29 January 2020

King, Samuel Beaver [Sam]locked

(1926–2016)
  • Stephen Bourne

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King, Samuel Beaver [Sam] (1926–2016), community activist and founder of the Windrush Foundation, was born on 20 February 1926 at Priestmans River, Portland, Jamaica, the son of George and Caroline King, farmers. He later said he felt ‘doomed’ to be a farmer, so when he saw an advertisement in the ...

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