Raija Anneli Poignand (nee Junkkarinen) was born 8 July 1957 in Kiuruvesi, Finland to Toivo Junkkarinen and Kaisa Elina Junkkarinen . She married Stephen John Poignand (1950) 17 July 1976 in Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales.
|Offspring of Raya Poignand and Stephen John Poignand (1950)|
|Amy Rebecca Poignand (1977 -)|
|Katriina Elina Poignand (1982 -)|