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Lilias Williams
Birth: 30 November 1868
Camelford, Cornwall, England, UK
Death: 12 February 1979
Launceston, Cornwall, England, UK
Age: 110 years, 74 days
Country: UK Flag UK
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Lilias Browning Williams (30 November 1868 – 12 February 1979) was a validated British supercentenarian, and the oldest living person in the United Kingdom from 12 February 1978, until her death exactly one year later.

Biography

Williams was born on November 30, 1868 in Camelford, Conrnwall. She became the oldest living person in the UK following the death of Sarah Morgan on 12 February 1978. At the time of her 110th birthday, she had at least one living child, her 71 year old son.

Williams died on 12 February 1979, aged 110 years, 74 days. Following her death, Florence Pannell became the oldest living British person.

References


United Kingdom's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Jane Raby • Frances Smith • William Walker • Ann Russell • Eliza Roff • Ellen Palmer • Rachel MacArthur • Rachel Swain • Mary Davey • Thomas Pope • John Christian Francklow • Rebecca Lees • Sarah Fitt • Elizabeth Sellwood • Matilda Coppins • Elizabeth Whitehead • Emma Rooke • Margaret Lunn • Sarah Humphrey • Caroline Beale • Fanny Hopkins • Elizabeth Etheridge • Sophia Wellstead • Rhoda Harris • Emma Weeks • Edith Grellier • Mary WorthingtonJane Stoneman • Ellen Dart • Elizabeth Kensley • Hannah Smith • John Mosley Turner • Ada Roe • Alice Stevenson • Elizabeth Watkins • Frederick Butterfield • Rose Heeley • Agnes Helyar • James Harrow • Sarah Morgan • Lilias Williams • Florence Pannell • Jeanetta Thomas • Alice Brewster • Anna Eliza Williams • Kate Begbie • Charlotte Hughes • Daisy Adams • Rebecca Hewison • Annie Scott • Rachel Wieselberg • Lucy Jane Askew • Annie Jennings • Eva Morris • Amy Hulmes • Nellie Bradley • Gladys Hawley • Lucy d'Abreu • Edith Ingamells • Emmeline Brice • Annie Knight • Ada Mason • Florrie Baldwin • Eunice Bowman • Annie Turnbull • Elsie Steele • Margaret Fish • Violet Wood • Grace A Jones • Ethel Lang • Gladys Hooper • Bessie CammOlive BoarGrace C JonesGwen PayneHilda ClulowJoan Hocquard and Bob Weighton

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