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Elsie Evans
Elsie Evans
Evans on her 110th birthday
Birth: 11 July 1909
Sunderland, England, UK
Death: 7 February 2020
Falmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Age: 110 years, 211 days
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Unvalidated
Elsie Evans (née Stephenson; 11 July 1909 – 7 February 2020) was a British-born Canadian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Evans was born in Sunderland, England, UK, on 11 July 1909. She was the only child of George and Ada Stephenson. In 1923, she immigrated to Canada with her parents and resided in Toronto. In 1936, she married John Evans and they moved to Moncton, New Brunswick. In 1954, they settled in Windsor, where they owned and operated John Evans Jewellery Store. Her husband died in 1978.

In June 2013, she moved to Windsor Elms Village. She celebrated her 110th birthday in July 2019. At the time of death, she had 2 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Evans was a member of Windsor United Church, the United Church Women and Hants Community Hospital Auxiliary.

Evans died in Windsor Elms Village, Falmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, on 7 February 2020, at the age of 110 years, 211 days. Evans is survived by her twin daughters, Karen Workman and Brenda Hare Daniels.

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