Una Adams

Una Adams

Una Leonora Haynes Adams was born on 1913 in St. Michael. She was educated at St. Mary’s Girl school, where she learnt dressmaking, crafts and music.  Her religious upbringing was at the Salvation Army, Reed Street Central Corp. In 1934, she married Fred Adams, a...
Gwendoline Thorne

Gwendoline Thorne

Courtesy of the Barbados Ball Canada Aid: http://www.barbadosballcanada.com/bajan-centenarians.html Born in Glebe Land, St. George in 1914, Mrs. Gwendoline Eileen Thorne attended Belmont Girls School, St. Michael. She came to Canada in 1959 and settled in...
Lydia Richardson

Lydia Richardson

Courtesy of the Barbados Ball Canada Aid: http://www.barbadosballcanada.com/bajan-centenarians.html Born in Barbados on January 28th, 1914, Mrs. Lydia Richardson was one of seven children of Herbert and Lydia Johnson. In 1934 she moved to Aruba where she became a...
Gwendoline Ramsay

Gwendoline Ramsay

Courtesy of the Barbados Ball Canada Aid: http://www.barbadosballcanada.com/bajan-centenarians.html Mrs. Gwendoline Louisa Adessa Ramsay was born in Roberts Land, St. Michael, Barbados in 1914 and attended South District Girls School in St. George. Married in 1930 and...
Elise Headley

Elise Headley

Courtesy of the Barbados Ball Canada Aid: http://www.barbadosballcanada.com/bajan-centenarians.html Mrs. Headley was born in St. Philip, Barbados on December 14, 1915 to Joseph and Blanche Hart. She was one of five children and is one of three alive. A brother, age...
Mildred Franklin

Mildred Franklin

Courtesy of the Barbados Ball Canada Aid: http://www.barbadosballcanada.com/bajan-centenarians.html Born in St. Philip, Barbados on May 8, 1916, Ms. Franklin is one of four children of Miriam Franklin. After attending Carrington Village School, Ms. Franklin worked as...