American physician and politician who was the first-ever medical officer of Los Angeles, California.
He earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia and was a surgeon in the U.S. Army.
He was honored by City Council in 1887, when they changed the name of Ogier Street, where he lived, to Winston Street.
His wife helped him operate the Bella Union Hotel.
He and write-in candidate Thomas F. Ford both served on the Los Angeles City Council.