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George Younger
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Born in Alloa, Stirlingshire
Born on 13rd of October 1851
Died on 29th of April 1929

Born 1851. Died 1929 - Scottish Conservative politician.


Left college at 17 to run the family brewery. Was MP for Ayr Burghs (1906-22) and Treasurer of the Conservative Party (1923-29). Created a peer in 1923.

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