Iva Metcalf
Birth: 18 March 1890
Eel River, Indiana, USA
Death: 30 January 2001
Akron, Ohio, USA
Age: 110 years, 318 days
Country: United StatesUSA
Validated

Iva Bense Metcalf (née Robinson; 18 March 1890 – 30 January 2001) was an American supercentenarian whose age has been validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Metcalf was born as Iva Bense Robinson in Eel River, Clay County, Indiana, United States as the third of 10 children born to George and Margaret (née Bense) Robinson, who died aged 85 and 93 respectively. She married Samuel Harrison "Harry" Metcalf on 24 December 1914 in Clay County, Indiana. The couple had three children: Mary (1919-1999), George (1921-1949), and Amy (1925-2014). The family moved to Ohio at some point after 1930.

Metcalf died on 30 January 2001 in Akron, Summit County, Ohio, United States, at the age of 110 years, 318 days.

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