Jean-Claude Rey is the father of Cécile Rey; Cécile refers to him as "Papa".
- Simon Rey: Father
- Aurélia Rey: Wife
- Armand Rey: Elder son
- Cécile Rey: Younger daughter
- Octavia Tay: Sister-in-law
- René Tay: Nephew
Jean-Claude is a stonemason who runs a successful stone yard, he has high hopes for Armand to join him when he returns from France.
Jean-Claude met his wife, Aurélia, via Grand-père and Aurélia's father.
In the Books
- Meet Cécile, pg. 76: "Jean-Claude!" [Grand-père] called to Papa.
- American Girl Moves Past Slavery, Introduces New African-American Doll; huffingtonpost.com, referenced September 8, 2011. Denise Lewis Patrick: "I even created a family tree for the Rey family, with details such as [...] how Cécile's parents met (their fathers were friends)."