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Rose Byrce (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Octavia Robertson (deceased)

"Tan Tavi"

Widely known in the family for wearing wigs repaired with dyed fibre or crocus. She was also known for making homemade boiled sweets, which she kept in a night chair. Unfortunately, the sweets often ha...

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Colastic Asivero (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Matilda Parris (deceased)

"Tantie Matil"

Most known among Clementina's descendants for exclaiming "Clemmie, you have a baby!" When Tantie Matil came to visit and heard a baby crying, as they do, it was the first hint that Clemmie had a new ba...

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Miriam E Spicer (1934 - 1969)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Mr Browne (deceased)

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Rosalyn Bryce (1902 - 2011)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Ruby Bryce (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Mr Bryce (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Sebastian Bryce (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Frederick, more commonly called Donald, was a religious minister with his own church. Later, he became more involved in politics and migrated to Canada. It is not known when his name changed, or if it ...

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Phillip Bryce (deceased)

"Uncle Polish"

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

James Bryce (deceased)

Everyone called him Papa Bruce,

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Lewis Pierre (deceased)

Updated 8th April 2017: Louis Pierre was from Ghana from the tribe of Yoruba, he spoke Yoruba as well as English. He came to T&T as an indentured labourer. His mother had three scars on her cheek symbo...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Ms Pierre (deceased)

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Barbara Bowen (deceased)

"Tantie Ba", "Aunty Babsie"

Barbara was midwife to Yvonne Woodroffe (nee Charles) and delivered her first child, Cheryl. At Clementina's 80th birthday celebrations held at Cynthia Martin's home in Diamond Vale, Tantie Ba was th...

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Florence Commissiong (c.1898 - c.1997)

Tantie Florrie died about 1 month before her 100th birthday. She was born in November and she died in October.

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Patricia Winchester (1938 - 1984)

"Patsy"

Patsy as she was fondly known was everyone's favorite aunt. She was the family baker and would go house to house during the Christmas vacation to make fruit cakes for all her sisters.

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

Cynthia Martin (1933 - 2004)

"Cynty"

Cynthia Martin lived in Sapphire Crescent, Diamond Vale with her husband from the time that I knew her. She migrated to Brooklyn, New York, USA to be close to her children when they migrated and then r...

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

Winnifred Evelyn Charles (deceased)

"Tantie Winnie"

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Charles Stewart (deceased)

"Elephant Walk"

It's not known whether Charles Stewart was his real name or a nick name. Another nick name was 'Elephant Walk'. He was an ex-policeman who is believed to have been a top ranking pimp. When he died (pos...

4/25/2008 4/8/2017

Olive Charles (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Alan Charles (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Donald Charles (deceased)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Daniel Charles (1897 - c.1970)

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Cecelia Charles (deceased)

"Tantie Cecile"

4/24/2008 4/8/2017

Trevor Charles (1940 - 2005)

When Trevor was a baby, because Gloria was an older sister, he was left in her care. In those days all older sisters took care of a younger sibling. Yvonne had Desmond and Patsy. We were responsible fo...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Desmond Charles (1936 - 1998)

"Nipper"

Desmond's nickname for a time was Nipper. That's because he sometimes (well a lot of the time) carried a small bottle of "spirits" in his back pocket. Anyway, one night Patsy and I were looking at tele...

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

Lennox Charles (1929 - 1950)

Lennox was the most mischievous of all the children. He was responsible for us getting into a lot of mischief and a lot of licks to follow. He was always up to something. He played a lot of pranks on e...

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

Clementina Charles (1904 - 1998)

"Mama (to everyone!)"

Known for hiding Papa's love gifts (usually mangoes and other succulent fruits) and then forgetting that she'd hid them. Next thing yuh know, something smelling stink stink all over the house and Papa ...

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

Lorrie Stewart (b. - 1963)

It is unclear whether the spelling of her name is Lori, Lorrie or Laurie, but we know that she lived in Belmont.

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Eunice Whitehead (deceased)

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Livingston Woodroffe (b. - c.1940)

Livingston played the organ. There is confusion as to whether his name was Livingstone or Livingston. His descendants were based mainly in Valencia, Trinidad, WI.

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Stanley Woodroffe (deceased)

Played and tuned the piano

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Elfinston Woodroffe (deceased)

Elfinston played the clarinet and apparently worked in Central Marketing. It's said that one day Sylvia (Kate & Horatio's daughter) went there and was ushered into Elfinston's office. He took one look ...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Cecil Woodroffe (deceased)

Cheryl never met him, but Horatio mentioned that Cecil had a bad heart and was living abroad in Canada. He's described as a tall, dark, large man. While he lived in Trinidad, he was a police officer. h...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

William Woodroffe (1855 - d.)

Family legend has it that William Woodroffe Jr was one of 3 sons of William Woodroffe Snr. William Snr is said to have travelled from Scotland with his wife and 3 sons, who as they grew up settled in G...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Jolina Woodroffe (c.1869 - d.)

Health - Jolina first gave birth to twins who died as infants. Next she gave birth to a girl, Rhonda, who also died (it's not known when). After Rhonda, Jolina next gave birth to Stanley and Livingst...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Kate Agnes Woodroffe (1903 - 1983)

Was thought to be a Baptist Seer Woman with lots of Spiritual Power. She was also thought to be a Dahomey/Dohoney (an African tribe) princess. Her brothers were drummers. Update 8th April 2017: Kate ...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Horatio Woodroffe (b. - 1983)

He was a tall, large, striking man, well over 6 feet tall with very dark ,straight hair who lived very closely to the land. His face was for the most part very serious but he had a good sense of humour...

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Louis Anthony Woodroffe, Sr. (1929 - 2009)

"Burke"

Louis Woodroffe or "Burke" ,as he is affectionately called, is first and foremost a visionary. He's always able to see what others do not. This led him to leave the Agricola Credit Union on Tragarete R...

2/2/2008 4/8/2017

Prince Charles (deceased)

4/21/2008 4/8/2017

Hubert Charles (1901 - 1976)

"Papa"

Raised his family (upstairs) and had his woodwork shop (downstairs) at 55 Observatory Street, Belmont, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. Papa is also well-known for getting into political arguments and winning ...

2/4/2008 4/8/2017

May Donaldson (deceased)

4/21/2008 4/8/2017