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Allie Wilkerson
Allie Wilkerson
Allie Wilkerson on her 110th birthday.
Birth: 7 October 1886
Gainesville, Cook, Texas, USA
Death: 21 October 1997
Burleson, Johnson, Texas, USA
Age: 111 years, 14 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Allie S. Wilkerson (née Simmons) (7 October 1886 – 21 October 1997) was an American supercentenarian. Her case is validated by the Gerontology Research Group.


Allie Wilkerson was born Allie Simmons near Gainesville, Texas, on 7 October 1886 as the fourth child born to Martin and Mary Ann Simmons. She had 6 siblings: Alfred, Nora, Ezra, Oscar, Arthur, and Ettie. Her mother passed away when she was young.

She married Curtis Kellough Wilkerson on 13 November 1904 in Wise, Texas. She had 3 children with him: Lester Curtis, Alma, and Irene. Allie's husband Curtis passed away in 1967. After his passing, she moved to Burleson, Texas and remained there for the rest of her life.

Allie Wilkerson passed away on 21 October 1997 in Burleson, Johnson, Texas, at the age of 111 years, 14 days. She was survived by her daughters, Alma Harper and Irene Demeritt, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.