List of Canadian supercentenarians

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This is a list of verified Canadian supercentenarians (people from Canada who have attained the age of at least 110 years). There have been 49 verified supercentenarians from Canada.[1] The oldest person ever from Canada was Marie-Louise Meilleur, who died in 1998 aged 117 years, 230 days.

Living Canadian supercentenarians[edit]

Below is a list of the oldest living people from Canada.

Name Sex Birth date Age as of 2 September 2015 Province or Country of birth Province of residence
Marguerite Wabano[2] F 28 January 1904 111 years, 217 days Ontario Ontario
Doris Lilian Cornell[3] F 21 August 1904 111 years, 12 days United Kingdom Saskatchewan
Elizabeth Kimoff[4] F 20 November 1904 110 years, 286 days Macedonia Ontario
Ellen "Dolly" Gibb[5] F 26 April 1905 110 years, 129 days Manitoba Ontario
Marguerite Nerny[6] F 28 July 1905 110 years, 36 days Switzerland Quebec

Canadian emigrant supercentenarians[edit]

Name Sex Birth date Age as of 2 September 2015 Province of birth Country of residence
Clarina Hudon[7][8] F 4 March 1905 110 years, 182 days Quebec United States
Molly Schmidt[9] F 22 July 1905 110 years, 42 days Alberta United States

Canadian supercentenarians[edit]

Below is a list of Canadian supercentenarians. All individuals included on this list have had their ages validated by an international body that specifically deals in longevity research, such as the Gerontology Research Group.

      Deceased (Verified)       Living (Verified)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Province or Country of birth Province of death
1 Marie-Louise Meilleur[10] F 29 August 1880 16 April 1998 117 years, 230 days Quebec Ontario
2 Mary Ann Rhodes[11] F 12 August 1882 3 March 1998 115 years, 203 days Ontario Ontario
3 Julie Winnefred Bertrand[10] F 16 September 1891 18 January 2007 115 years, 124 days Quebec Quebec
4 Merle Barwis[1] F 23 December 1900 22 November 2014 113 years, 334 days United States British Columbia
5 Anne Samson[10] F 27 February 1891 29 November 2004 113 years, 276 days Nova Scotia New Brunswick
6 Lillian Ross[10] F 24 August 1879 20 March 1993 113 years, 208 days Ontario Ontario
7 Zelda McCague[10] F 28 March 1888 6 August 2001 113 years, 131 days Ontario Ontario
8 Margaret Fitzgerald[12] F 16 September 1896 20 October 2009 113 years, 34 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
9 Cora Hansen[13] F 25 March 1899 18 April 2012 113 years, 24 days United States Alberta
10 Alice Sjöquist[14] F 25 October 1878 7 November 1991 113 years, 13 days United Kingdom British Columbia
11 Flora Thibodeau[1] F 20 March 1901 22 January 2014 112 years, 308 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
12 Adéa Pellerin-Cormier[1] F 11 September 1901 24 May 2014 112 years, 255 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
13 Marie-Laure Nadon[10] F 12 April 1889 18 August 2001 112 years, 128 days Quebec Quebec
14 Mary MacIsaac[10] F 27 December 1893 10 March 2006 112 years, 73 days New Brunswick Saskatchewan
15 Julia Houde[10] F 18 September 1894 18 November 2006 112 years, 61 days Quebec Quebec
16 Mamie Smith[10] F 1 March 1889 25 April 2001 112 years, 55 days Ontario Ontario
17 Orma Slack[15] F 19 February 1903 13 April 2015 112 years, 53 days Ontario Ontario
18 Mary Ellen Swan[10] F 24 June 1892 10 August 2004 112 years, 47 days United Kingdom Ontario
19 Maria Mallozzi[10] F 25 September 1887 26 October 1999 112 years, 31 days Italy Ontario
20 Colombe Benoît-Leclerc[1][16] F 5 February 1903 14 January 2015 111 years, 343 days Quebec Quebec
21 Agnes Munce[10] F 17 January 1877 17 December 1988 111 years, 335 days Ontario Ontario
22 Marie-Louise Meunier[10] F 15 March 1887 24 October 1998 111 years, 223 days Quebec Quebec
23 Evangeline Saulnier[10] F 11 September 1890 19 March 2002 111 years, 189 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
24 Ethel Lyman[10] F 8 June 1880 9 December 1991 111 years, 184 days Ontario Quebec
25 Marie Bibeault[10] F 31 January 1882 29 July 1993 111 years, 179 days Quebec Quebec
26 George Frederick Ives[10] M 17 November 1881 12 April 1993 111 years, 146 days United Kingdom British Columbia
27 Bessie Roffey[17] F 2 March 1897 17 June 2008 111 years, 107 days United Kingdom Alberta
28 Nellie Thompson[10] F 21 October 1878 27 November 1989 111 years, 37 days Ontario Ontario
29 Emilie Lavoie[12] F 10 April 1898 2 April 2009 110 years, 357 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
30 Judith Pinard[12] F 3 July 1898 13 June 2009 110 years, 345 days Quebec Quebec
31 Pasqualina Franco[12] F 2 December 1898 16 August 2009 110 years, 257 days Italy Ontario
32 Mary Ann Scoles[18] F 25 December 1896 23 July 2007 110 years, 210 days Manitoba Manitoba
33 Blanche Marinier[10] F 20 March 1892 30 September 2002 110 years, 194 days Quebec Quebec
34 Elizabeth Middler[10] F 12 October 1889 19 April 2000 110 years, 190 days United Kingdom Manitoba
35 Marie-Rose Theriault[10] F 8 September 1889 29 February 2000 110 years, 174 days New Brunswick Quebec
36 Flore Belland[10] F 6 September 1872 18 February 1983 110 years, 165 days Quebec Quebec
37 Alina Morton[10] F 10 November 1878 20 April 1989 110 years, 161 days Nova Scotia Nova Scotia
38 Dorothy Hodgson[18] F 23 July 1897 7 December 2007 110 years, 137 days United Kingdom British Columbia
39 Mary D'All Parsons[19] F 18 November 1895 15 March 2006 110 years, 127 days United Kingdom Quebec
40 Margaret Cousins[12] F 27 February 1899 31 May 2009 110 years, 93 days Ontario Ontario
41 Marie-Ange Bernard[10] F 2 November 1894 29 January 2005 110 years, 88 days Quebec Quebec
42 Madeleine Savoie[20] F 1 November 1899 24 January 2010 110 years, 84 days New Brunswick New Brunswick
43 Angeline Barrette[10] F 10 December 1896 28 February 2007 110 years, 80 days Quebec Quebec
44 Anna Poirier[10] F 10 November 1885 28 January 1996 110 years, 79 days Quebec Quebec
45 Mary Sloan[17] F 11 June 1898 12 August 2008 110 years, 62 days Ontario Ontario
46 Laura Rollock[10] F 16 November 1878 29 December 1988 110 years, 43 days Nova Scotia Nova Scotia
47 Emma Welz[21] F 16 June 1884 21 July 1994 110 years, 35 days Ontario Ontario
48 Chester Pushie[10] M 24 June 1884 22 July 1994 110 years, 28 days Nova Scotia Nova Scotia
49 Joseph Saint-Amour[10] M 26 February 1852 16 March 1962 110 years, 18 days Quebec[a] Quebec
50 Rose McDonald[10] F 5 September 1890 16 September 2000 110 years, 11 days Nova Scotia Nova Scotia

a^ Saint-Amour was born in Quebec, which was part of the British Province of Canada before forming the federal dominion of Canada in 1867.

Canadian emigrant supercentenarians[edit]

Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Province of birth Country of death
1 Mary Josephine Ray[20] F 17 May 1895 7 March 2010 114 years, 294 days Prince Edward Island United States
2 Fanny Adler Greenberg[18] F 24 May 1895 5 October 2007 112 years, 134 days Ontario United States
3 James McCoubrey[1] M 13 September 1901 5 July 2013 111 years, 295 days Newfoundland and Labrador[a] United States
4 Louise Gibson[10] F 7 August 1883 2 January 1995 111 years, 148 days Nova Scotia United States
5 Virginia Muise[10] F 28 July 1893 2 November 2004 111 years, 97 days Nova Scotia United States
6 Grace-Lillian Schaeffner[10] F 28 November 1878 26 December 1989 111 years, 28 days Ontario United States
7 Clarida Roy[22] F 19 October 1863 18 May 1974 110 years, 211 days Quebec[b] United States
8 Christine Jodoin[10] F 17 November 1894 11 March 2005 110 years, 114 days Quebec United States
9 Irene Nadeau[18] F 25 April 1897 9 June 2007 110 years, 45 days Quebec United States

a^ McCoubrey was a native of Newfoundland, which was a separate colony in 1901. It is now part of Canada.
b^ Roy was born in Quebec, which was part of the British Province of Canada before forming the federal dominion of Canada in 1867.

Oldest Canadian person by province and territory[edit]

This is a list of the oldest people by birth from each province and territory.

      Deceased (Verified)       Living (Verified)       Pending

Province or Territory Name Sex Birth date Death date Age
Alberta
British Columbia
Manitoba
New Brunswick Margaret Fitzgerald[12] F 16 September 1896 20 October 2009 113 years, 34 days
Newfoundland and Labrador James McCoubrey[1] M 13 September 1901 5 July 2013 111 years, 295 days
Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia Anne Samson[10] F 27 February 1891 29 November 2004 113 years, 276 days
Nunavut
Ontario Mary Ann Rhodes[11] F 12 August 1882 3 March 1998 115 years, 203 days
Prince Edward Island Mary Josephine Ray[20] F 17 May 1895 7 March 2010 114 years, 294 days
Quebec Marie-Louise Meilleur[10] F 29 August 1880 16 April 1998 117 years, 230 days
Saskatchewan
Yukon

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