Thom's Irish Who's Who/Le Hunte, Sir George Ruthven
LE HUNTE, Sir George Ruthven, G.C.M.G. (1912), K C.M.G. (1903), C.M.G. (1898), M.A. (Cantab.); Barrister Inner Temple, 1881: entered Col. Service (Fiji), 1875: President of Dominica. 1888-94; Col. Sec, Barbados, 1894-7; Col. Sec. of Mauritius, 1897-8; Lieut.-Governor of British New Guinea, 1898-1903; Governor of South Australia, 1903-08; of Trinidad and Tobago, 1908-16; eldest son of the late George Le Hunte, Esq., of Artramont, Wexford; b. 1852; m. 1884, Caroline Rachel, dau. of John Clowes, Esq., D.L., of Burton Court, Herefordshire. Res.: Artramont, Wexford; Travellers' Club. S.W.