Photo Gallery for Supercentenarians born in the year 1906,
as of June 28, 2019.


Guerina Amedei, 113

Aged 111:
Guerina Amedei, 111
This photo was sourced from http://www.romagnanoi.it.

February 15, 2018; Guerina Amedei was born in Meldola, Emilia-Romagna, Italy on January 31, 1906. She currently lives in Meldola.

May 13, 2019; Guerina Amedei died on March 1, 2019 at the age of 113 years, 29 days.


Anna Benericetti-Cimatti, 112

Anna Benericetti-Cimatti
This photo was sourced from http://www.supercentenariditalia.it/.

April 6, 2018; Anna Benericetti-Cimatti was born in Brisighella, Emilia-Romagna, Italy on March 22, 1906 and currently lives in Forli, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.


Renata Bianchi-Pirini, 112

Sitting on the left with her sister, aged 20:
Renata Bianchi-Pirini, 20

Aged 109:
Renata Bianchi-Pirini, 109
Photos sourced from https://www.romagnauno.it/cesena/festa-a-cesena-renata-bianchi-oggi-compie-112-anni/ and http://cesenadiunavolta.it.

November 30, 2018; Renata Bianchi-Pirini was born in Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy on October 16, 1906. She currently lives in Cesena.


Anne Brasz-Later, 112

Anne Brasz-Later on her 105th birthday with her grandson Mark.
Anne Brasz-Later, 105

Aged 106:
Anne Brasz-Later, 106

Aged 111:
Anne Brasz-Later, 111

Aged 112:
Anne Brasz-Later, 112
Photos sourced from https://www.ad.nl/dossier-utrecht/110-jarige-utrechtse-is-bijna-de-oudste-in-het-land~a4139610/ and Facebook.

January 14, 2019; Anne Brasz-Later was born in Goes in the province of Zeeland, Netherlands on July 16, 1906. At the age of three, she moved to Indonesia (then the Dutch colony 'Dutch East Indies') where she married and gave birth to her three children - born in 1933, 1934 and 1936. Brasz-Later continued to live in Indonesia for 40 years until she returned to her native country in 1949, at age 43. On July 16, 2018, Anne Brasz-Later celebrated her 112th birthday. She is the second oldest living person in the Netherlands behind 113-year old Geertje Kuijntjes. Anne Brasz-Later currently lives in Utrecht.


Clara Cedeno-Tello, 112

Clara Cedeno-Tello

Clara Cedeno-Tello
Photos sourced from http://www.telemetro.com.

October 10, 2018; Clara Cedeno-Tello was born in Llano Bonito, Herrera Province, Panama on August 12, 1906. She currently lives in Panama.

Clara Cedeno-Tello became the oldest living person in Panama on 6 June 2017, following the death of 113-year-old Bienvenida Vergara Jaen de Cano.


Irene Dutton, 112

On her 111th birthday:
Irene Dutton, 111
Photo sourced from twitter.

April 3, 2019; Irene Dutton was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States on July 16, 1906. She currently lives in Kalamazoo.


Mazie Ford, 112

Aged 110:
Mazie Ford, 110

Aged 111:
Mazie Ford, 111

July 15, 2018; Mazie Ford was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States on June 28, 1906. She currently lives in Florida.

May 13, 2019; Mazie Ford died on May 6, 2019 at the age of 112 years, 312 days.


Motome Hirata, 112

Aged 103:
Motome Hirata, 103

Aged 112:
Motome Hirata, 112

Motome Hirata, 112
Photos sourced from http://shinshu.fm/MHz/22.56/archives/0000296500.html, https://www.city.matsudo.chiba.jp and https://english.kyodonews.net.

November 30, 2018; Motome Hirata was born in Nagano, Japan on August 12, 1906. She currently lives in Chiba, Japan.


Henrietta Irwin, 112

On her 110th birthday:
Henrietta Irwin, 110
Henrietta Irwin, 110

On her 112th birthday:
Henrietta Irwin, 112
These photos are sourced from Inside Halton and Instagram.

July 31, 2018; Henrietta Irwin was born in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom on May 27, 1906. She currently lives in Ontario, Canada.

February 16, 2019; Henrietta Irwin died on January 15, 2019 at the age of 112 years, 233 days.


Grace Catherine Jones, 112

As a young woman:
Grace Catherine Jones, young

On her wedding day:
Grace Catherine Jones, wedding

Aged 105:
Grace Catherine Jones, 105

Aged 108:
Grace Catherine Jones, 108

Aged 111; with her daughter Deirdre McCarthy
Grace Catherine Jones, 111

Aged 112
Grace Catherine Jones, 112
Photos courtesy of Dr. Andrew Holmes

January 26, 2019; Grace Catherine Jones was born as Grace Catherine Rich in Liverpool, England, on Sept. 16, 1906. She was the youngest of eight children born to Henry Banks Rich (1861-1932) and Sarah Alice Eilbeck (1867-1910). One of her brothers died in WWI. In her 20s, she owned a millinery factory. She married her husband, Leonard Jones, in 1933, and they had one daughter, Deirdre (born in 1937). Grace and Leonard spent their marriage moving around the country. In total, they moved 28 times, living in places such as Devon, Cheshire, and North Wales. Leonard died in 1986, aged 79. Jones moved to live with her family in Broadway, Worcestershire, in 2005. Jones became a supercentenarian in September 2016. She attributes her long life to drinking whisky every evening. Jones has been the last surviving British person born in 1906 since the death of Florence Ivy Cook on 7 December 2017, and became the oldest living person in the United Kingdom following the death of Olive Boar on Aug. 28, 2018. In November 2018, she was interviewed about her memories of WWI to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice. She currently lives in Broadway, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

June 26, 2019; Grace Catherine Jones died on June 7, 2019 at the age of 112 years, 264 days.


Tekla Juniewicz, 113

Tekla Juniewicz as a young woman in the 1930s:
Tekla Juniewicz, 1930s

Tekla Juniewicz on her 100th birthday:
Tekla Juniewicz, 100

Mar. 13, 2016: Tekla Juniewicz, aged 109, with GRG Poland correspondent Waclaw Jan Kroczek:
Tekla Juniewicz, 109

Shortly before turning 110:
Tekla Juniewicz, 110

With her grandson Adam Stachowski on her 111th birthday:
Tekla Juniewicz, 111

Oct. 17, 2017: Tekla Juniewicz, aged 111, with GRG Poland correspondent Waclaw Jan Kroczek and GRG United Kingdom correspondent Chris Law:
Tekla Juniewicz, 111

Tekla Juniewicz prior to her 113th birthday:
Tekla Juniewicz, 112

Tekla Juniewicz on her 113th birthday (June 10, 2019):
Tekla Juniewicz, 113
These photos were sourced from Adam Stachowski, http://www.dziennikzachodni.pl and http://www.najstarsipolacy.pl/.

May 17, 2018; Tekla Juniewicz was born in Krupsko, Austria-Hungary (now Ukraine) on June 10, 1906. Mrs. Juniewicz married Jan Juniewicz in 1927 and had two daughters, Janina and Urszula. After 1945, the family moved to Gliwice, Upper Silesia, Poland where she still lives presently.

In March 2016, Tekla Juniewicz was recognized as the second-oldest living resident of Poland and the oldest living person in Silesia Voivodeship, whereupon she would celebrate her 110th birthday. She became the oldest living person in Poland following the death of Jadwiga Szubartowicz on July 20, 2017. On April 24, 2018, Tekla Juniewicz passed the final age of Wanda Wierzchleyska and became the oldest person who ever lived in Poland.


Natsuyo Kinase, 112

Aged 111:
Natsuyo Kinase, 111
Photo sourced from twitter.

March 7, 2019; Natsuyo Kinase was born in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan on October 30, 1906. She currently lives in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.


Valentine Ligny, 112

Undated photo:
Valentine Ligny

Aged 111:
Valentine Ligny, 111
Photos sourced from https://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr and https://www.francebleu.fr.

March 1, 2019; Valentine Ligny was born in Avion, Pas-de-Calais, France on October 22, 1906. She currently lives in Amiens, Hauts-de-France, France.


Beulah Meloche, 112

Aged 110:
Beulah Meloche, 110

Aged 111:
Beulah Meloche, 111
Photos sourced from Watertown Daily Times.

May 13, 2019; Beulah Meloche was born in New York, United States on December 5, 1906. She currently lives in New York.


Maki Miura, 112

Aged 106, with the mayor of Tome.
Maki Miura, 106

January 20, 2019; Maki Miura was born in Japan on July 25, 1906. She currently lives in Tome, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.

May 13, 2019; Maki Miura died on February 14, 2019 at the age of 112 years, 204 days.


Julie Montabord, 112

In her 40s:
Julie Montabord, in her 40s

Aged 112:
Julie Montabord, 112

May 24, 2018; Julie Montabord was born in Le Vauclin, Martinique, France on April 17, 1906. She currently lives in Martinique.

Her mother, Felicite Jandia (1881-1992), was also a supercentenarian, making them just the second documented parent-child supercentenarian pair in history.


Richard Overton, 112

During his military service in World War II:
Richard Overton, 1940s

Aged 106:
Richard Overton, 106

Meeting President Barack Obama, aged 107:
Richard Overton, 107

Smoking shortly before his 109th birthday:
Richard Overton, 109

Richard Overton celebrating his 110th birthday in San Antonio, Texas:
Richard Overton, 110

Richard Overton celebrating his 111th birthday in Austin, Texas:
Richard Overton, 111
Photos courtesy of http://www.kvue.com, Statesman newspaper, Wall Street Journal and and Ashley Landis.

May 13, 2018; Richard Overton was born in was born in Bastrop County, Texas, United States on May 11, 1906. He currently lives in Austin, Texas. He became the oldest living man in America following the death of Clarence Matthews on July 22, 2017.

He married twice but never had any children. He enlisted in the military on 3 September 1942 and served in the South Pacific until 1945, having advanced to the rank of Sergeant at the time of leaving. After leaving the military, Overton worked at furniture stores in the Austin, Texas area before working for the Texas Department of the Treasury in Austin.

February 16, 2019; Richard Overton died on December 27, 2018 at the age of 112 years, 230 days.


Louise Schaaf, 112

On her 110th birthday:
Louise Schaaf, 110

On her 111th birthday:
Louise Schaaf, 111
Photos courtesy of https://abc7chicago.com.

February 23, 2019; Louise Schaaf was born in Keltern, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany on October 16, 1906. She currently lives in Chicago, Illinois, United States.


Lillian Stubbs, 112

As a baby:
Lillian Stubbs, as a baby

Aged 20:
Lillian Stubbs, 20

Aged 90:
Lillian Stubbs, 90

On her 110th birthday:
Lillian Stubbs, 110

Aged 111, with her son Irving Stubbs and friend Patti Gaudio:
Lillian Stubbs, 111
The photo at age 110 was sourced from http://www.vagazette.com.

May 7, 2018; Lillian Stubbs was born in Hertford, Perquimans County, North Carolina, United States on April 30, 1906 to John and Annie Howell. She grew up on a farm with two brothers and seven sisters.

On June 27, 1926, she married Irving Stubbs in Norfolk, Virginia, and had at two children with him. The two were married for 55 years before Irving died in 1981.

Stubbs currently resides in Williamsburg, Virginia.

July 15, 2018; Lillian Stubbs died on June 16, 2018 at the age of 112 years, 47 days.


Thelma Sutcliffe, 112

Aged 109:
Thelma Sutcliffe, 109

On her 110th birthday:
Thelma Sutcliffe, 110

With Ethan Unruh, around the time of her 112th birthday:
Thelma Sutcliffe, 112
These photos are sourced from https://www.wowt.com and Omaha World Herald.

February 16, 2019; Thelma Sutcliffe was born in Omaha, Nebraska, United States on October 1, 1906. She currently lives in Nebraska.


Carmela Velardi-Merrina, 112

Aged 109:
Carmela Velardi-Merrina, 109

On her 110th birthday:
Carmela Velardi-Merrina, 110

On her 111th birthday:
Carmela Velardi-Merrina, 111
Photos sourced from https://www.terminalmilazzo.com, https://www.oggimilazzo.it and http://www.oggimilazzo.it.

February 16, 2019; Carmela Velardi-Merrina was born in Palermo, Sicily, Italy on October 22, 1906. She currently lives in Sicily.

May 13, 2019; Carmela Velardi-Merrina died on April 21, 2019 at the age of 112 years, 181 days.


Margaret Vivian, 112

Aged 108:
Margaret Vivian, 108

Aged 112:
Margaret Vivian, 112
This photo was sourced from https://thewest.com.au.

April 23, 2018; Margaret Vivian was born in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom on February 25, 1906. On her 10th birthday, she left the care of her aunt to set off on a five-week journey to join her parents in Fremantle, Western Australia.

In 1927, she married Jack Dagmar Milton Vivian (1904-1981) with whom she would have two children. Vivian lives in Doubleview, Western Australia.

October 10, 2018; Margaret Vivian died on September 20, 2018 at the age of 112 years, 207 days.


Minnie Whicker, 112

On her 112th birthday:
Minnie Whicker, 112

October 10, 2018; Minnie Whicker was born in Arkansas, United States on July 24, 1906. Whicker currently resides in Roseville, Placer County, California.


Margaret Whitlock, 113

On her 110th birthday:
Margaret Whitlock, 110

Aged 110:
Margaret Whitlock, 110
These photos are sourced from Facebook and https://komonews.com.

February 16, 2019; Margaret Whitlock was born in Seattle, Washington, United States on March 5, 1906. She currently lives in Washington.

May 13, 2019; Margaret Whitlock died on March 5, 2019 at the age of 113 years, 0 days.


Chizuko Yoshizawa, 112

Aged 101:
Chizuko Yoshizawa, 101

May 13, 2019; Chizuko Yoshizawa was born in Japan on December 7, 1906. She currently lives in Fukuoka, Japan.


Here ends the Photo Gallery for Supercentenarians born in 1906.

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