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Carol Campbell

I want to take this opportunity again to say, “Thank You”! for voting for me to serve as your President of this prestigious family organization. It is truly an honor and I think our ancestors would be well pleased! I am also honored to serve alongside these very talented and bright family members, of the executive board. I truly look forward in maintaining and forming new Royes relationships and I encourage you all to do the same. As they say “a family who prays/plays together, stays together”! Please remember to stay connected and every now and then give a “shout out” to another cousin outside your immediate circle. I am the proud granddaughter of the late Ogan and Maud Royes, daughter of Clifford (Wesley) and the late Daphne Royes).

Carol Fay Smith Royes

Vice President
I have been a Board member of Royes Family International since 2009. I have served 2 terms as General Secretary, and 1 term as Caribbean Regional Leader. This is my 3rd term as Vice President. I became a member of the Royes family(40 years ago) through marriage to Clarence Royes, who is descended through the George Huntley line. We live in Kingston, Jamaica.

Chris Patterson

Immediate Past President

Sharon Weir-Tieschmaker

Greetings to all. I am the daughter of Verna and Edwin Weir and the granddaughter of the late Ogan and Maud Royes. I have served several terms on the Royes Family Scholarship committee before joining the executive committee where I hope to continue to contribute in a meaningful way. I am a CPA and have worked as an auditor for the State of New York for 18 years. I currently live in New York with my husband Roundell and our two daughters.

Tarsha Luke

General Secretary
Greetings Royes Family! My name is Tarsha Luke and I am proud to be serving in my second term as General Secretary. I am the daughter of Evette Royes, the granddaughter of Imogene and Edgar Royes and a great granddaughter of Adolphus Royes. I currently live in North Carolina, USA and am a lawyer at a major aerospace company.

Tricia Royes de Jong

Communications & Correspondence Secretary
I am beginning my 7th consecutive term as the Communications and Correspondence Secretary, and I am responsible for communicating with the family, social media, the website, the family tree on, and the editing and publication of the newsletter. I am the daughter of Peter and Sonia Royes from Kingston, Jamaica, and the granddaughter of the late Ogan and Maud Royes of York Castle, Jamaica. I live in Delft, The Netherlands with my husband Erik.

Andre Royes

Caribbean regional leader

Donnat Wayne Forrest

Southeastern USA regional leader

Kevin Traille

Northeastern USA/Canada regional leader
Hello family! My name is Kevin Traille and this is my second term as the Northeast regional leader. I am the son of Joy and Winston Traille. I am also the Great grandson of Aytle Royes Traille. The Northeast is looking forward to hosting the next reunion and we hope to make it an enjoyable and memorable experience for all.

Bethany Clarkson-Morgan

Western USA regional leader
Hi family, my name is Bethany Clarkson-Morgan and I am married to Andy Morgan, son of Eula Breary, grandson of Imogene and Edgar Royes and great grandson of Adolphus Royes.  I will be serving as your Western United States Regional Chair over the next 2 years.  I am an engineer for BP and my current role I serve as the Upstream Assurance Lead.  I currently reside in Houston, TX with my husband Andy and our son Griffin Morgan aka ‘The Jamaican Phenom’ as he likes to be called.

Jensy Barrett

Central/South America regional leader

Michelle Smith-Hanniford

Europe/Australia/Asia regional leader

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  • October 11, 2014

    Good morning,

    I am trying to find my mother’s siblings or family. Her name is Icilda Royes, she is the daughter of Percival Royes from st. Anns bay Jamaica. percival Royes died in February 1970 in st. Anns Bay. I believe Percival was born in 1918 based on my research.

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