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Irene Morgan
Irene Morgan
Birth: 10 March 1899
New Zealand
Death: 22 February 2008
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Age: 108 years, 349 days
Country: New ZealandNZL

Irene Morgan (10 March 1899 – 22 February 2008) was a centenarian from New Zealand.


Irene Morgan was born in New Zealand on 10 March 1899.

She held the title of oldest living person in New Zealand from the death of Florence Finch on 10 April 2007 until her own death nearly a year later. She was also the last surviving person from New Zealand born in 1899 and the 1800s. After her death Ruby Billings became the oldest living person in New Zealand.

Irene Morgan died in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand on 22 February 2008 at the age of 108 years, 349 days.


New Zealand's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Lavinia BaskervilleHelen DixonMary LuplauFlora BartonAlexander HughesAgnes WilsonLillian BlythEthel PearsonMary CartwrightCaroline Turner-WilliamsParewahawaha Ranginui LeonardFlorence SedcoleEdith RobisonJessie LittleMary BromleyLillian HickmottArthur Bates • Ethel Keen • Jean TillieWilliam Swensson • Charles Campbell • Mary DoyleWilliam Buttler Hayes • Bertha Cole • Laura White • Ethel Booth • Mabel WachnerFlorence Finch • Irene MorganRuby Billings • Inez Newton • Doris Mackintosh • Lena Ray • Maudie Wilson • Peg Griffin • Olive Oldfield • Madeline AndersonLinda WigginsMabel JenkinsLola de la HayeMoy Kim NgNina BrownRonald HermannsJoan Brennan