List of people with the longest marriages

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This is a list of people with the longest marriages. Only couples reported to have celebrated an 80th+ wedding anniversary and known to be alive within the last year are included.

Longest living married couples (≥80 years)[edit]

No. Names Birth dates Date of marriage Length of marriage as of 25 October 2014 Place of residence
1 Karam Chand
Kartari Chand[1][2][3][4][5]
10 November 1905
1 November 1912
11 December 1925 88 years, 318 days Bradford, England, United Kingdom
2 Zhang Mucheng
Xu Dongying[6][7][8]
January 1909
January 1908
October 1930 83 years, 359 days Shanghai, China
3 Ivan Batalić
Anka Batalić[9][10][11]
3 March 1912
10 May 1913
January 1931 83 years, 267 days Maovice, Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
4 John George Betar
Anna (née Shawah) Betar[12][13][14][15]
1911
1915
25 November 1932 81 years, 334 days Connecticut, United States
5 Richard S. Dick Masters
Eloise W. (née Williams) Masters[16][17]
14 June 1914
1916
28 December 1932 81 years, 301 days Pennsylvania, United States
6 Roy T. Edgmon
Vola Gracie (née Watson) Edgmon[18][19][20]
27 November 1913
3 March 1915
28 May 1933 81 years, 150 days Arkansas, United States
7 Herman Solomon
Bertie Solomon[21][22][23]
23 October 1910
July 1911
3 June 1933 81 years, 144 days New York, United States
8 Cranford Wilburn McDade
Myrtle Lucille (née Welch) McDade[24][25]
17 January 1914
1917
5 August 1933 81 years, 81 days Alabama, United States
9 Erman J. Johnston
Erma (née Mesman) Johnston[26][27]
4 September 1911
February 1915
23 August 1933 81 years, 63 days Oregon, United States
10 Lloyd Hill
Elsie J. (née Bell) Hill[28][29]
1916
1916
24 August 1933 81 years, 62 days Texas, United States
11 Wilf(red) Cecil Daniel Monty Turberville
Ivy (née Fletcher) Turberville[30][31][32][33]
5 January 1908
26 April 1912
23 September 1933 81 years, 32 days Matlock, England, United Kingdom
12 Rowland Charles Rowly Olarenshaw
Elsie May (née Hood) Olarenshaw[34][35][36]
17 December 1913
27 June 1914
11 November 1933 80 years, 348 days Victoria, Australia
13 Ed(win) NeVille
Jeri (née Pryde) NeVille[37][38]
1915
1917
25 November 1933 80 years, 334 days Wyoming, United States
14 Ernest Cochrane
Helene Cochrane[39]
19??
19??
29 November 1933 80 years, 330 days New York, United States
15 John Moreno
Lupe Moreno[40]
1914
1918
23 December 1933 80 years, 306 days California, United States
16 Dale E. Rockey
Alice Anna (née Panansky) Rockey[41][42][43]
1915
1916
29 December 1933 80 years, 300 days Kansas, United States
17 Sam(uel) L. Weiss
Blanche Weiss[44][45]
8 January 1914
14 August 1916
18 March 1934 80 years, 221 days California, United States
18 J. Harwood Cochrane
Louise (née Blanks) Cochrane[46]
16 November 1912
30 January 1916
31 March 1934 80 years, 208 days Virginia, United States
19 Rowland Bromley
Beatrice Isabel (née Gamble) Bromley[47][48][49]
8 March 1914
29 June 1916
14 July 1934 80 years, 103 days Fleckney, England, United Kingdom
20 Maurice Kaye
Helen Kaye[50][51]
3 June 1912
23 April 1913
27 August 1934 80 years, 59 days Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom

Longest marriages ever (≥81 years)[edit]

This list contains the longest known marriages ever, both of living couples and others. The length of marriage is taken as of the time of the most recent report that both were still living. It is done in this manner to ensure that couples last known to be alive more than a year ago are not still included when there is a more than reasonable likelihood that at least one partner is no longer living. It is reasonable to expect that a report of a subsequent anniversary would be available if both were still alive.

      Both spouses deceased       Both spouses living
(at last report)
      One spouse living

No. Names Lifespans Date of marriage Length of marriage
(at date of last report if both living)
Place of death
or residence
1 Daniel Frederick Bakeman
Susan (née Brewer) Bakeman[52]
9 October 1759 – 5 April 1869
2 January 1758 – 10 September 1863
29 August 1772 91 years, 12 days New York, United States
2 Karam Chand
Kartari Chand[1][2][3][4][5]
10 November 1905 –
1 November 1912 –
11 December 1925 88 years, 9 days Living in Bradford, England, United Kingdom
3 K. Philipose Thomas
Sosamma Thomas[53][54]
1904/05 – ?
1905/06 – 19 February 2006
17 February 1918 88 years, 2 days Kerala, India
4 Herbert Fisher, Sr.
Zelmyra (née George) Fisher[55][56][57][58]
10 June 1905 – 27 February 2011
10 December 1907 – 20 February 2013
13 May 1924 86 years, 290 days North Carolina, United States
5 Dr. Sir Temulji Bhicaji Nariman
Lady Nariman[59][60][61]
3 September 1848 – 1 August 1940
1847/48 – ?
1853 86 years, 214 days+ Maharashtra, India
6 Liu Yung-Yang
Liu Yang Yang-Wan[62][63]
7 October 1899 – 13 February 2007
18 February 1900 – 21 July 2003
10 March 1917 86 years, 133 days Taoyuan, Taiwan
7 Lazarus Rowe
Mary (née Webber) Rowe[64][65][66]
January 1725 – 14 September 1829
1725 – 27 June 1829
1743 85 years, 178 days+ New Hampshire, United States
8 Oliver J. Glenn
Cora Lee Glenn[67][68]
24 April 1886 – 24 December 1989
14 February 1887 – 21 September 1990
6 November 1904 85 years, 48 days Alabama, United States
9 William Archibald Archer Fullingim
Nancy Ellen Nannie (née Watson) Fullingim[69][70][71]
7 July 1855 – 6 August 1965
1 November 1860 – 25 April 1964
11 August 1879 84 years, 258 days Oklahoma, United States
10 Francisco Garcia
Paulina (née Calvillo) Garcia[72][73][74]
1908 –
9 May 1910 – 26 August 2010
26 May 1926 84 years, 92 days Living in Texas, United States
11 William J. Jones
Eluned Jones[75]
20 July 1901 – 28 January 2007[citation needed]
23 August 1904 – 29 June 2008[citation needed]
3 February 1923 83 years, 359 days England, United Kingdom
12 Max William Robinson
Emma LaVere (née Staley) Robinson[76][77][78]
14 November 1911 – 26 August 2013
26 September 1912 – 29 August 2013
1 November 1929 83 years, 298 days California, United States
13 Russell Wesley Wintle
Louise (née Diehsner) Wintle[79][80][81]
11 August 1906 – 20 October 2010
23 March 1910 – 22 September 2013
4 February 1927 83 years, 258 days California, United States
14 William B. Ritchie
Claudia Lillian Ritchie[82]
25 September 1897 – 22 November 2002
24 August 1904 – 18 January 2003
12 April 1919 83 years, 224 days Kentucky, United States
15 Norman Burmah
Norma Mickey (née Depland) Burmah[83][84][85][86]
1910 –
4 July 1913 – 6 September 2014
27 January 1931 83 years, 222 days Living in Louisiana, United States
16 Marshall N. Kuykendall
Winifred Louisiana Winnie Louise (née Macnab) Kuykendall[87][88][89][90]
28 January 1908 – 11 February 2013
4 February 1909 – 22 September 2012
14 February 1929 83 years, 221 days New Mexico, United States
17 George L. Briant
Germaine (née Thibodeaux) Briant[91]
3 March 1901 – 31 January 2005
4 September 1903 – 28 January 2005
20 July 1921 83 years, 192 days Louisiana, United States
Steve(n) Wrubel
Victoria Virginia Vicky (née Puvalowski) Wrubel[92][93][94][95][96]
2 July 1909 – 29 September 2013
15 December 1910 – 8 April 2013
28 September 1929 83 years, 192 days Florida, United States
19 Lloyd R. Ford
Eunice (née Ellis) Ford[97][98][99]
16 February 1910 – 17 October 2012
1911 –
9 April 1929 83 years, 191 days Living in Texas, United States
20 Song Byung-ho
Sung Won-geum[100]
1904 – ?
1904 – ?
19 November 1920 83 years, 173 days+
(as of 14 May 2004)
Korea
21 Harley D. Utz
Sylvia (née Booker) Utz[101]
3 July 1898 – 12 November 2001
9 March 1899 – 5 October 2009
15 June 1918 83 years, 150 days Ohio, United States
22 Otto A. Brauchle
Elsie (née Schroeder) Brauchle[102]
15 April 1894 – 13 October 1996
12 May 1895 – 13 October 1998
2 June 1913 83 years, 133 days Florida, United States
23 Edd Hollen
Margaret (née Gray) Hollen[103][104]
24 August 1866 – 20 October 1972
10 June 1872 – 8 September 1972
7 May 1889 83 years, 124 days Kentucky, United States
24 George Cuthbert Clarence Vail
Mayme Lillie (née Arcand) Vail[105]
7 November 1906 – 14 June 2008
23 April 1908 – 4 November 2010
17 February 1925 83 years, 118 days Minnesota, United States
25 Giovanni J. Rocchio
Amelia Antonelli Rocchio[106][107]
24 November 1903 – 28 August 2006
10 October 1905 – 6 June 2006
10 February 1923 83 years, 116 days Rhode Island, United States
26 Paul Murray Whiteman
Ellenor (née Lawson) Whiteman[108][109][110][111][112][113][114]
4 July 1909 – 12 April 2013
19 March 1912 – 19 July 2013
11 January 1930 83 years, 91 days West Virginia, United States
27 Gelasio Quintana-Blanco
Pilar Cañibano-Rodríguez[115]
9 September 1902 – 29 May 2010
8 May 1910 –
4 April 1927 83 years, 55 days Living in Castile and Léon, Spain
28 Lonnie Elvis Mabrey
Jessie Woodrow (née Lynn) Mabrey[116][117][118][119][120]
21 January 1912 – 26 August 2014
1914 –
11 August 1931 83 years, 15 days Living in Tennessee, United States
29 Ivan Batalić
Anka Batalić[9][10][11]
3 March 1912 –
10 May 1913 –
January 1931 83 years, 0 days Maovice, Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
30 Charles M. Pierce
Opal Irene (née Hyrns) Pierce[121][122][123]
19 October 1907 – 3 January 2011
8 June 1910 – 27 June 2012
26 January 1928 82 years, 342 days Michigan, United States
31 Cal(vin) E. Dunmire
Mina L. Dunmire[124]
22 September 1881 – 14 October 1989
4 March 1886 – 18 March 1989
24 April 1906 82 years, 328 days Pennsylvania, United States
32 James David Dave Hamilton
Velma Kathryn (née Gibson) Hamilton[125][126][127]
2 July 1908 – 20 July 2011
26 November 1909 – 7 December 2012
29 September 1928 82 years, 294 days Illinois, United States
33 Ignacy Stasiak
Stefania (née Sałata) Stasiak[128][129][130][131]
1909 – 30 October 2013
1912 –
1 February 1931 82 years, 271 days Living in Aleksandrów Łódzki, Poland
34 Jakob Kuik
Grietje (née van der Sluis) Kuik[132][133][134][135]
20 June 1899 – 1 January 2004
26 November 1899 – 21 August 2001
28 December 1918 82 years, 236 days Manitoba, Canada
35 Sal(vatore) P. Rossi
Rhea Rossi[136]
12 May 1905 – 31 July 2008
29 September 1909 – 3 May 2008
September 1925 82 years, 216 days+ Florida, United States
36 Huang Fu
Gan Fu[137]
1898/99 – ?
1902/03 – ?
1920 82 years, 199 days+
(as of 19 July 2003)
Guangdong, China
37 Harold L. Owings
Edna Pauline Owings[138][139][140][141]
August 1911 – 1 September 2014
8 October 1912 – 12 June 2014
26 November 1931 82 years, 198 days California, United States
38 Joseph Jo(z)e Zekulich
Rose Ruzha (née Beus) Zekulich[142][143][144][145][146]
22 June 1907 –
1914 – 18 November 2013
25 May 1931 82 years, 177 days Living in Western Australia, Australia
39 Salus Fred William Newquest
Minnie Claude (née Pruitt) Newquest[147][148][149]
5 March 1881 – 11 July 1982
5 November 1887 – 18 July 1983
20 January 1900 82 years, 172 days Arkansas, United States
40 Robert Myers Weeden, Sr.
Alice H. Weeden[150][151][152]
11 December 1912 – 20 November 2013
1912 –
15 June 1931 82 years, 158 days Living in New York, United States
41 Elza M. Moses
Aletha Vivian (née Freese) Moses[153][154][155][156]
26 September 1908 – 15 February 2013
10 September 1913 – 22 December 2013
15 September 1930 82 years, 153 days Illinois, United States
42 George L. Limpert, Sr.
Amelia (née Kwiatkowski) Limpert[157]
25 February 1901 – 23 January 2004
11 October 1903 – 3 March 2005
9 September 1921 82 years, 136 days Missouri, United States
43 Zhang Mucheng
Xu Dongying[6][7][8]
January 1909 –
January 1908 –
October 1930 82 years, 133 days Living in Shanghai, China
44 Dr. Mendel Sherman
Martha M. (née Steinkamp) Sherman[158][159][160]
19 March 1910 – 31 October 2012
19 April 1911 – 12 September 2012
13 May 1930 82 years, 122 days South Carolina, United States
45 Isalino Miranda Costa
Elvira (née Mendes) Miranda Costa[161][162][163]
2 December 1911 –
17 April 1912 – 31 May 2014
31 January 1932 82 years, 120 days Living in Minas Gerais, Brazil
46 Edmund S. Sobieski
Genevieve (née Skumurski) Sobieski[164]
1 March 1893 – 3 July 2000
9 March 1896 – 25 January 1999
13 January 1917 82 years, 12 days New York, United States
47 James Frederick Burgess
Sarah Ann (née Gregory) Burgess[165][166][167]
3 March 1861 – 1966
11 July 1865 – 23 June 1965
21 June 1883 82 years, 2 days England, United Kingdom
48 Lee Hoon-yo
Kim Bong-geum[168]
1909/10 – ?
1905/06 – ?
25 October 1919 82 years, 0 days+
(as of 25 October 2001)
Chungbuk, Korea
49 Amos Marshall Pitner
Sarah (née Cusick) Pitner[169]
12 September 1897 – 24 May 2001
27 March 1899 – 19 April 1999
21 April 1917 81 years, 363 days Tennessee, United States
50 Oliver Perry Sullens, Sr.
Katherine Katie (née Weickum) Sullens[170]
7 September 1892 – 23 May 1999
5 January 1899 – 21 December 1999
2 June 1917 81 years, 355 days Oklahoma, United States
51 Willis Clyde Barnes
Marie Kathrine (née Bullock) Barnes[171][172][173][174]
12 December 1909 – 3 September 2010
17 July 1913 – 6 February 2012
20 September 1928 81 years, 348 days Utah, United States
52 George Édouard Delphin Hébert
Georgette (née Hache) Hébert[175][176]
26 October 1906 – 6 December 2010
17 December 1906 – 23 April 2013
5 January 1929 81 years, 335 days Normandy, France
53 Cal(vin) M. Blouch, Sr.
Josephine R. (née White) Blouch[177][178][179][180][181]
1 October 1910 – 20 February 2014
1914 –
26 March 1932 81 years, 331 days Living in Pennsylvania, United States
54 Ernest A. Scott
Maud (née Seidler) Scott[182]
1 September 1887 – August 1992
20 October 1891 – 12 May 1991
16 June 1909 81 years, 330 days California, United States
55 Peter Peterson
Celestia (née Terry) Peterson[183][184][185]
27 September 1860 – 27 October 1960
28 December 1860 – 1 November 1961
11 December 1878 81 years, 321 days Utah, United States
56 T(h)e(o)d(ore) C. Rortvedt
Alice Irene (née Lenz) Rortvedt[186][187][188][189]
14 December 1911 –
5 March 1914 – 14 March 2014
9 May 1932 81 years, 309 days Living in Wisconsin, United States
57 William James DeCaro
Anna Marie (née Tomulis) DeCaro[190][191]
31 March 1909 – 28 April 2011
20 October 1909 – 15 April 2011
20 June 1929 81 years, 299 days Pennsylvania, United States
58 Orbin Jack Hoffer
Dorothy (née Stahly) Hoffer[192]
28 September 1898 – 29 November 2002
26 October 1902 – 11 November 2006
14 February 1921 81 years, 288 days Indiana, United States
59 William Lester Plummer
Nora Evelyn (née Martin) Plummer[193][194][195][196]
19 March 1910 – 19 August 2010
8 November 1911 – 20 August 2012
10 November 1928 81 years, 282 days Missouri, United States
Marlo Keith Schermerhorn
Cleta Belle (née Dromgoole) Schermerhorn[197][198][199][200][201][202]
6 July 1910 –
2 September 1910 – 7 April 2014
29 June 1932 81 years, 282 days Living in Massachusetts, United States
61 Horace Schram Merickel
Violet C. Merickel[203]
1 June 1903 – 19 June 2004
1 May 1904 – 4 June 2005
15 September 1922 81 years, 278 days California, United States
Farris P. Johnson
Ruby Louise Johnson[204][205]
6 June 1910 – 8 August 2008
29 September 1911 – 7 March 2012
4 November 1926 81 years, 278 days Florida, United States
63 George Muneichi Yamasaki
Shigeyo (née Fujitani) Yamasaki[206][207]
13 July 1904 – 13 February 2010
25 December 1909 – 30 December 2007
3 April 1926 81 years, 271 days California, United States
64 Paul Edwards Bradley
Georgia A. Bradley[208][209]
1 December 1910 – 28 June 2011
24 November 1911 –
7 October 1929 81 years, 264 days Living in Indiana, United States
65 Melvin Scott
Minnie (née Evans) Scott[210][211]
21 February 1907 – 21 December 2010
24 May 1908 – 30 July 2009
11 November 1927 81 years, 261 days Texas, United States
66 Ward McDaniel
Cynthia (née Hayes) McDaniel[212]
19 June 1868 – 28 September 1971
8 May 1869 – 15 August 1972
21 January 1890 81 years, 250 days Missouri, United States
67 Carmelo Scarcella
Letteria Lilla (née Visicaro) Scarcella[213]
26 April 1905 – 8 October 2010[citation needed]
5 March 1909[citation needed]
2 February 1929 81 years, 248 days Living in New South Wales, Australia
68 Joseph Moses Juran
Sadie (née Shapiro) Juran[214][215]
24 December 1904 – 28 February 2008
18 March 1905 – 2 December 2008
26 June 1926 81 years, 247 days New York, United States
69 Angelo Minato
Amabile Rosa (née Crosato) Minato[216][217][218][219][220][221][222]
2 July 1909 – 4 July 2011
28 November 1909 –
30 November 1929 81 years, 216 days Living in Aquitaine, France
70 Hastings Samuel Bean
Norma E. (née Buswell) Bean[223][224][225][226][227][228]
22 December 1909 – 17 March 2013
25 October 1911 – 3 February 2013
3 July 1931 81 years, 215 days Florida, United States
71 Stefano Iuliano
Maria (née Pepe) Iuliano[229]
5 April 1908 – 30 October 2009[citation needed]
17 April 1908 – 19 April 2011[citation needed]
18 April 1928 81 years, 195 days Campania, Italy
72 Martin Terry
Christine Terry[230]
18 August 1900 – 11 August 2005
8 April 1908 – 16 January 2007
7 February 1924 81 years, 185 days South Carolina, United States
73 Ruben Wayne Hopper
Velma (née Jones) Hopper[231]
13 August 1903 – 27 October 2011
13 May 1907 – 15 March 2006
15 September 1924 81 years, 181 days Oklahoma, United States
Gus Gruszie
Emma (née Knoblich) Gruszie[232][233]
29 May 1911 – 21 June 2010
1 November 1910 – 19 April 2010
20 October 1928 81 years, 181 days Alberta, Canada
75 Ole Sholberg
Ottilie (née Riedel) Sholberg[234]
16 June 1862 – 3 July 1967
19 May 1864 – December 1968
5 January 1886 81 years, 179 days Minnesota, United States
76 Giovanni Lazzaro
Lucia (née Giandinoto) Lazzaro[235][236]
26 September 1912 –
12 December 1913 – 2 August 2013
7 February 1932 81 years, 176 days Living in Sicily, Italy
77 Edgar Lee Perryman
Eunice Mae (née Alton) Perryman[237][238][239]
18 March 1901 – 29 April 2006
7 August 1901 – 17 May 2003
24 November 1921 81 years, 174 days Texas, United States
78 Antonio Urrea-Hernández
Isabel Tossas-Bordanova[240][241][242]
18 February 1888 – 15 November 1999
16 February 1894 – 13 August 1995
26 February 1914 81 years, 168 days Catalonia, Spain
79 Ralph Chester Richards, Sr.
Dorothy (née Renz) Richards[87][243][244]
9 October 1913 – 6 August 2011
1912/13 –
28 February 1930 81 years, 159 days Living in Louisiana, United States
80 John H. Weaver
Bertie M. Weaver[245]
6 August 1891 – 26 November 1988
12 July 1891 – 29 December 1989
27 July 1907 81 years, 122 days Georgia, United States
81 George Winnel Couron
Gaynel Marguerite (née Emery) Couron[246]
26 January 1897 – 16 December 1999
22 April 1899 – 22 July 1997
10 April 1916 81 years, 103 days California, United States
82 Don Harvey Wall
Mary (née Boyson) Wall[247]
5 July 1891 – 8 July 1994
27 August 1891 – 7 May 1997
2 April 1913 81 years, 97 days Oregon, United States
Frank Milford
Anita (née Pile) Milford[248][249][250]
29 January 1908 – 31 August 2009
19 June 1908 – 25 January 2012
26 May 1928 81 years, 97 days England, United Kingdom
84 Bert W. Parr
Martha (née Miller) Parr[251]
6 February 1907 – 10 December 2007
29 October 1911 – 26 June 2010
8 September 1926 81 years, 93 days Indiana, United States
Ivan Nishimura
Doris Yoshiko (née Takeshita) Nishimura[87][252][253]
21 October 1912 –
14 October 1912 – 1 November 2011
July 1930 81 years, 93 days Living in Hawaii, United States
86 Mitchell A. Atkins
Mattie (née Butler) Atkins[254][255]
August 1912 –
5 October 1907 – 15 April 2011
14 January 1930 81 years, 91 days Living in Pennsylvania, United States
87 Justo Galindo-Barba
Lucía Rodríguez-Barba[256][257][258][259]
13 April 1908 –
6 July 1911 – 28 November 2013
2 September 1932 81 years, 87 days Living in Extremadura, Spain
88 Ralph Eugene Seckinger
Chelsea Blanche (née Mathia) Seckinger[260]
18 July 1905 – 10 December 2004
30 January 1903 – 1 August 2003
7 May 1922 81 years, 86 days Missouri, United States
89 Vern(on) L. Isenhower
Wanda Verbal (née Peterson) Isenhower[261][262][263][264][265][266][267][268][269]
21 July 1911 –
22 October 1912 – 18 April 2010
27 January 1929 81 years, 81 days Living in Kansas, United States
90 Phines Brown Murphy
Lela Mae (née Siegfried) Murphy[270][271][272]
5 November 1910 – 8 December 2011
28 December 1912 – 17 January 2013
20 September 1930 81 years, 79 days Illinois, United States
91 Clarence Stovall
Eula Stovall[273]
22 February 1909 – 1 June 2006
24 March 1909 – 9 August 2007
24 March 1925 81 years, 69 days Arkansas, United States
92 JD Conger
Opal (née Foster) Conger[274]
2 April 1909 – 15 January 2011
12 September 1913 – 13 January 2011
7 December 1929 81 years, 37 days California, United States
93 W. Gilbert Hill
Sadie (née Longmoor) Hill[275]
15 March 1900 – 10 March 2007
10 October 1899 – 15 July 2001
15 June 1920 81 years, 30 days Florida, United States
94 Robert Lee Gerald, Sr.
Virginia (née Robinson) Gerald[276][277][278][279][280][281][282]
5 September 1915 – 7 May 2014
1917 –
12 April 1933 81 years, 25 days Living in North Carolina, United States
95 André Léon Debry
Marguerite (née Pingaud) Debry[283][284]
15 June 1898 – 31 August 2005
10 October 1904 – January 2006
12 August 1924 81 years, 19 days Centre, France
96 Frank Russell Jump
Florence (née Regnier) Jump[285]
16 March 1895 – 18 April 2000
20 June 1898 – 16 December 1999
28 November 1918 81 years, 18 days Kansas, United States
97 Russell Willard Itschner
Leona Opal (née Bennight) Itschner[286][287]
21 December 1908 – 21 October 2011
29 September 1910 – 25 March 2011
8 March 1930 81 years, 17 days Missouri, United States
98 Armand Giraud
Jeanne (née Fage) Giraud[288][289]
5 January 1899 – 12 April 1999[citation needed]
27 November 1899 – 30 June 2003[citation needed]
3 April 1918 81 years, 9 days Pays de la Loire, France
99 Dr. E.R. Pennebaker
Bessie Jane Evelyn (née Brand) Pennebaker[290]
10 August 1902 – 22 June 2005
7 August 1907 – 6 April 2007
14 June 1924 81 years, 8 days Iowa, United States
100 Evert Lambert
Alice Willow (née Lambert) Lambert[291][292][293]
10 August 1904 – 5 September 2011
17 December 1918 – 1 August 2011
26 July 1930 81 years, 6 days South Carolina, United States
Howard B. Huntley, Jr.
Marie Huntley[294][295]
10 October 1914 – 26 February 2013
1915 –
20 February 1932 81 years, 6 days Living in Arizona, United States
102 Gervasios Kosmidis
Chariklia Kosmidis[296][297]
20 November 1904 – 1 November 2009
1911 –
1928 81 years, 0 days+ Living in South Australia, Australia
John George Betar
Anna (née Shawah) Betar[12][13][14][15]
1911 –
1915 –
25 November 1932 81 years, 0 days Living in Connecticut, United States

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