Dr. George Edward Thomas Lawley was born in 1923 in Dudley, Staffordshire, England. His parents were George Edward Lawley and the former Norah Anne Sherry.
Dr. Lawley married Elizabeth M. Peacock in 1951 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.
He graduated from the University of London (England) Medical School in 1953. After completing medical school, Dr. Lawley practiced medicine in Sutton and Cheam, Surrey, England. On electoral lists, Dr. and Mrs. Lawley resided on Langley Park Road from 1953 until at least 1956.
Eventually Dr. and Mrs. Lawley immigrated to Canada and settled in Thamesville, where he continued to practice medicine.
Dr. Lawley died on the 27th of August, 1990.