Caroline Beale
Caroline Beale
Beale (center) voting in the 1955 general election.
Birth: 30 December 1848
England, UK
Death: 9 December 1956
Wallington, London, England, UK
Age: 107 years, 345 days
Country: United Kingdom UK
Centenarian

Caroline Mary Beale (30 December 1848 – 9 December 1956) was a British centenarian who was the oldest known living person in the United Kingdom at the time of her death.

Biography

Beale was born in England, UK, on 30 December 1848. On 26 May 1955, at the age of 106, she voted in the 1955 general election. 2 days later, she became the oldest living person in the UK following the death of 108-year old Sarah Humphrey.

Caroline Beale died in Wallington, London, England, UK, on 9 December 1956 at the age of 107 years, 345 days. 106-year old Fanny Hopkins became the oldest living person in the UK.

References


United Kingdom's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

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