Keziah Vanlair Beaumont Clarke

Keziah Vanlair Beaumont Clarke

Keziah Vanlair Beaumont Clarke was born to Samuel Aaron Hall (a fisherman) and Florence Hall nee Headley (a housewife) at Olive Lodge Road, Paynes Bay, St. James, on December 25, 1919, and had eight other siblings.   Her early education was at the St. John the...
Audrey Esmeralda Chapman

Audrey Esmeralda Chapman

Audrey Esmeralda Chapman’s sharp wit and agility impressed all those she encountered. The centenarian, originally from Pile Bay, Black Rock, St Michael, emigrated to the United States in the 1980s following the death of her mother.   In 2016, she returned...
Iona Ianthe Gaskin

Iona Ianthe Gaskin

Iona Gaskin was born in Lower Burney, St. Michael and worked as a shop assistant and laundry worker along with working as a domestic. She emigrated to Canada, where she was an active supporter of the Caribbean Associations there. She now resides in Rural Cot, Mapp...
Erla Browne

Erla Browne

Mrs. Erla Browne was a former teacher of St. Gabriel’s School and is the oldest surviving teacher.  She was born at Lightfoot Lane in Bridgetown, but grew up on George Street, St Michael, in her grandparents’ home across the street from St Cyprian’s Anglican...
Doris Goodman

Doris Goodman

Doris Goodman loved travelling in her younger days. She has visited Canada, England, and Australia.  In 1951, she moved to the United States where she worked at a major department store in New York called Gimbels for 26 years. Doris eventually became the head of...
Lilian Bishop

Lilian Bishop

Lillian M. Walters Bishop resides in Toronto, Canada with her daughter, Monica Walters Kushler.