Ivy Dumont

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The Honourable
Dame Ivy Dumont
Governor General of the Bahamas
In office
1 January 2002 – 30 November 2005
Acting: 13 November 2001 - 1 January 2002
Monarch Elizabeth II
Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham
Perry Christie
Preceded by Orville Turnquest
Succeeded by Paul Adderley (Acting)
Personal details
Born (1930-10-02) 2 October 1930 (age 84)

Dame Ivy Leona Dumont, DCMG (born October 2, 1930) was the sixth Governor-General of the Bahamas. She was a Bahamian hero.

She was the first woman in the Bahamas to hold this office, from January 1, 2002 (on an acting basis since November 13, 2001) until November 30, 2005. She previously served as Education Minister from 1995 to 2001.

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Government offices
Preceded by
Orville Turnquest
Governor-General of the Bahamas
Succeeded by
Paul Adderley