Damaris Bryant on her 108th birthday, with Wandsworth mayor Richard Field
|Birth:||12 May 1909|
|Age:||111 years, 26 days|
Bryant was born on 12 May 1909 in Jamaica. She moved to the United Kingdom in the 1950s to work as a nurse, and settled in the London Borough of Wandsworth. Since the 1980s she has lived in the district of Battersea in Wandsworth.
As well as working as a nurse, Bryant also volunteered for a charity. She reportedly enjoys watching soap operas on television, and is a big fan of the royal family.
On her 108th birthday, Bryant was visited by Wandsworth mayor Richard Field. She became a supercentenarian in May 2019.
- Wandworth’s oldest resident, Damaris Bryant, turns 108 and is visited by mayor of Wandsworth Cllr Richard Field Wandsworth Times, 15 May 2017
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