Personalities

CHARLES PAGET WADE (1883-1956)

Charles Paget Wade (1883-1956) was a collector, craftsman, architect, and illustrator who divided his time between England and St Kitts.   See more information

 

JAMES DERRICK CARDIN M.B.E

“Look out Alma!” This timely warning came from a neighbour, who with the aid of a hurricane lantern saved young Jim Cardin and his mother from plunging into a deep gully dug by the flood waters on the night of the 11th January 1880 when their little house at McKnight near to the “Ivy Cottage” was wrecked. Read More

 

INDIAN WARNER

In 1630, twelve years before Fr. Breton began his mission, a son was born to the English Governor of St.Kitts (Thomas Warner) by a Carib slave woman of Dominica. The French priest Du Tertre, knew the boy and recorded his observations: Read More