Royes, Charles John

Male 1813 - 1877  (63 years)


Personal Information    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Royes, Charles John 
    Born 18 Sep 1813  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 24 Nov 1814  St Botolph without Aldergate, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigration Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died May 1877  Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 6 May 1877  Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Charles John lived in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica, (where the now tourism-famous Ocho Rios and Dunn's River Falls are located) and became Custos of the Parish and a member of the Jamaican House of Representatives





      Charles gravestone is located in a churchyard in St. Ann's Bay, in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica. It reads:
      Beneath this stone is laid
      the Honourable Charles John Royes,
      born September 18th 1813, died May 6th 1877.
      He was Custos Rotulorum of this parish for 22 years,
      representative in the House of Assembly for 8 years,
      and a member of the Legislative Council
      during a period of 7 years.

      [CUSTOS ROTULORUM, Eng. law: The principal justice of the peace of a county, who is the keeper of the records of the county.]


      Feb 28 Charles Royes appointed member of the Privy Council to the Island of Jamaica - Gentlemans Magasine 1862
    Person ID I4066  Hougham
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2004 

    Father Royes, Solomon,   b. 27 Oct 1774,   d. 6 Sep 1842, Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Hougham, Mary,   d. 1842 
    Married 25 Feb 1804  Hackney Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F297  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. Royes, Charles John,   b. Abt 1832, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1905, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     2. Royes, George Huntley
     3. Royes, Matilda,   b. Aug 1846, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Royes, Edward,   b. Sep 1848, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Royes, Adolphus
    Family ID F2827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Sep 1813 - London, England Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set