Meet Montgomery Dundas aka “Monty”

Mr. Dundas is 71 and he lives in St. Cuthbert’s Mission. His main activity is farming and the primary crop is cassava. His family makes cassava bread and cassareep which they sell locally.

He lives two miles from the landing (up the Mahaica River) and he paddles to the village in a dug-out canoe. He and his wife go to church in the village every Sunday. Mr. Dundas has 10 children and over 30 grand children. He has been married for 52 years and said that life is good.

Mr. Dundas and his wife in a their dug-out canoe.

Mr. Dundas and his wife in their canoe.