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Corinne Floyd
Birth: 18 March 1869
Texas, USA
Death: 31 December 1980
Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 111 years, 288 days
Country: United StatesUSA
Validated

Corinne Floyd (née Thompson; 18 March 1869 – 31 December 1980) was an American supercentenarian whose age has been validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Floyd was born as Corinne Thompson in Texas, United States, on 18 March 1869 (however, her California Death Index entry states 16 March) as the daughter of Watt Thompson and Sallie Jones. Her parents divorced when she was young. She married her first husband, C. William Harland, on 11 July 1888 in Harris, Texas. They had a son, Edward, in 1892 or 1893. She married her second husband, Felix Floyd, on 2 January 1928 in Los Angeles, California.

Floyd died on 31 December 1980 in Los Angeles at the age of 111 years, 288 days. At the time of her death, she was the third-oldest validated person behind Fannie Thomas and Augustine Tessier.

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