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Not to be confused with Ida Ellington Williams

Ida Shelvin Williams
Ida Shelvin Williams
Ida Shelvin Williams in 2003.
Birth: 10 June 1891
Abbeville, Louisiana, USA
Death: 25 March 2005
Westlake, Louisiana, USA
Age: 113 years, 288 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Ida Angella Kirkwood Williams (née Shelvin; 10 June 1891 (claimed 10 June 1889) – 25 March 2005) was an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated.


Ida Williams was born in Abbeville, Louisiana, USA. She generally was known as "Ida". She claimed to have been born in 1889, but research suggests she was two years younger.

Several members of her family, including one of her sons, lived to be in their 90s. Williams married twice.

She died in Westlake, Louisiana, USA, on 25 March 2005, allegedly aged 113 years, 288 days.