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Ida Smith
Birth: 15 November 1881
Chase, Indiana, USA
Death: 3 January 1992
Watseka, Iroquois, Illinois, USA
Age: 110 years, 49 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Ida Smith (née Marvin; 15 November 1881 – 3 January 1992) was a validated American supercentenarian. She was born in Indiana, USA, and died in Illinois, USA.


Ida Smith was born Ida Marvin in Chase, Indiana, USA on 15 November 1881 to parents Jesse and Olive (née Smiley) Marvin. She married Charles Smith in Vermilion, Illinois, around 1909. The couple had 3 children, Earl, Marvin and Ralph. Charles died in 1947 aged 68. Her sister Mabel Perigo lived to be 104 and her son Marvin Smith lived to be 91.

Smith died on 3 January 1992 in Watseka, Iroquois, Illinois, USA, aged 110 years, 49 days[1][2].