Jay grew up in a small town known as Parkville, Missouri pop of 5,000 it was the kind of town where everyone really knew everyone. There wasn't anything especially special about jay he was you're average student just a regular kid. When jay got into middle school he started to get into more and more fights because his dad didn't give jay attention. So jay thought this was the only way to get his attention throughout highschool he started to calm down and realized his actions were childish he started doing better in school knowing he could get into a good college away from his father. Jay Stuart a 20 year old college student from a small town in Missouri in the U.S. after he graduated high school he went on to college in Columbia, Missouri being accepted to Missouri state university. The summer of his freshman year in college he got offered to go on a field trip to Chernarus, Russia for extra college credits but of course he was skeptical about going because all he really ever knew was his small town but he reluctantly agreed to go thinking it would help him out in the future. He arrived a week before everything went down leading to the apocalypse but now that he has survived and is in the apocalypse he is doing his best to survive. whenever the world collapsed jay lost everything when he knew he was stuck in chernarus forever not knowing if anyone was alive from his past life he changed his name to Cayde Jager and was born a new man.