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Kenneth Coates Royes

Kenneth Coates Royes

Male 1909 - 1975  (65 years)

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  • Name Kenneth Coates Royes 
    Born 16 Oct 1909  Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1936  Oxford University, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Employment 1949  Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation psychiatrist 
    Died 14 Feb 1975  St Andrew, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 65 
    Tribute to Dr K.C. Royes
    Tribute to Dr K.C. Royes
    Notes 
    • A Jamaican Rhodes Scholar to Oxford (1929) - an Oxford Blue - rowed for Oxford

      Practised for many years in Jamaica as a psychiatrist, and did work on the effects of ganja (= cannibis ), etc. There is a Ken Royes Rehabilitation Centre named after him.
      http://www.jis.gov.jm/health/index.asp
      http://www.unodc.org/unodc/bulletin/bulletin_1972-01-01_1_page002.html (acknowledgements)
      http://www.rism.org/isg/dlp/ganja/analyses/nahas1.html ... "Ganja has long been regarded both by the laity and the profession as a cause of psychosis in Jamaica. The unrivalled accumulated experience of Cooke, Royes, and Williams, who were in recent years senior medical officers at Bellevue Hospital in Kingston, Jamaica, fully substantiate this ...

      UK Incoming passenger lists for a Kenneth Royes born 1909/10:
      NameagedFromToArrivalShipLine
      K.C. Royes19Kingston, JamaicaDover, England8 Sep 1929Jamaica ProducerJamaica Direct Fruit Line
      Kenneth Coates Royes22Kingston, JamaicaLondon, England4 Oct 1932Jamaica Progress Jamaica Banana Producers SS Co
      Kenneth Royes 37 Kingston, JamaicaSouthampton, England6 Oct 1946AtlantisRoyal Mail Lines Ltd
      Kenneth Royes41Lourenco Marques, MozambiqueSouthampton, England29 Jul 1951BayanoHolland Africa Line
      Kenneth C Royes47Port Antonio, JamaicaLondon, England26Aug 1957North StarKaye, Son & Company Ltd
    Person ID I4443  Roy~Royes | Hougham, Mordaunt, Royes, Royes Jamaica
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2018 

    Father Samuel William Royes
              b. Abt 1875, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1956, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Mother Marion Viola "Marianne" Simpson
              b. Est 1876
              d. 11 Nov 1918, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1901  Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jeanette Lissette Henriquez
              b. 28 Jul 1920, St Martin, French West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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    Kenneth and Jeanette (Henriquez) Royes 1939
    Kenneth and Jeanette (Henriquez) Royes 1939
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2014 02:30:18 
    Family ID F1574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Oct 1909 - Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - medical - 1936 - Oxford University, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - SMO for Bellvue Hospital for the Mentally Ill from 1949 till 1975 - 1949 - Kingston, Surrey, Jamaica Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 65 - 14 Feb 1975 - St Andrew, Jamaica Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Kenneth Coates Royes at Oxford University (aged about 18)
    Kenneth Coates Royes at Oxford University (aged about 18)
    Kenneth Royes
    Kenneth Royes
    Kenneth Royes
    Kenneth Royes
    He won the Rhodes Scholarship in 1929 and studied medicine at Wadham College, Oxford

  • Sources 
    1. [S406] Jamaica Civil Registration, index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVSP-5FY2 : accessed 19 January 2015), Kenneth Coates Royes, 1975.