Charlie Roach was born in Trinidad and Tobago and came to Canada in 1955 to study theology at the University of Saskatchewan.
Dudley Laws was born in Jamaica and migrated to Canada in 1965 after living in England. He worked as a welder until the early 1970s, moving onto run a printing company.
Gwen was born in Toronto in 1915, and married Lenny in 1937.
Lenny Johnston was born in 1918 in Toronto to Jamaican parents who had come to Canada in 1890.
Born in Dominica, Marlene Green came to Canada in the 1960s.
Rosie Douglas came to Canada from Dominica to study at Sir George Williams University in Montreal.