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This is a list of Costa Rican supercentenarians (people from Costa Rica who claim to have reached the age of 110). Currently, there have been no validated supercentenarians to live in Costa Rica.

This page lists Costa Rican supercentenarian claims under the claimed age of 115. Any claimants that have reached their claimed 115th birthday can go to Longevity claims.

Living (107+)

      Under 110       Claimed Age Questionable       Unvalidated

Province of
Rank Name Sex Birth date Age as of 22 Oct 2021 birth death
Jose Flores Flores M 11 July 1907? 114 years, 103 days? Guanacaste Alajuela
1 Marita Camacho Quiros F 10 Mar 1911 110 years, 226 days Alajuela San Jose
2 Rafael Mendez Duran [1] M 9 July 1912 109 years, 105 days Alajuela Alajuela
3 Alexa Chavez [2] F 15 Apr 1913 108 years, 190 days ? San Jose
4 Juan Gabriel Hernandez Matamoros M 19 Oct 1913 108 years, 3 days Alajuela Heredia
5 Emilio Nayap Makato [3] M 15 Jan 1914 107 years, 280 days ? ?
6 Ana Reyneri Fonseca [4] F 16 June 1914 107 years, 130 days ? ?
7 Jose Manuel de Jesus Jimenez Meza M 4 Sept 1914 107 years, 48 days San Jose Alajuela

Oldest living man (105+)

Province of
Rank Name Birth date Age as of 22 Oct 2021 birth death
1 Rafael Mendez Duran 9 July 1912 109 years, 105 days Alajuela Alajuela
2 Juan Gabriel Hernandez Matamoros 19 Oct 1913 108 years, 3 days Alajuela Heredia
3 Emilio Nayap Makato 15 Jan 1914 107 years, 280 days ? ?
4 Jose Manuel de Jesus Jimenez Meza [5] 4 Sept 1914 107 years, 48 days San Jose Alajuela
5 Manuel Maria de la Trinidad Fennell Chavarria [6] 2 Dec 1915 105 years, 324 days Alajuela Guanacaste

List of Costa Rican supercentenarians (110-114)

      Living       Unvalidated

Province of
Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age birth death
Jose Flores Flores [7] M 11 July 1907? Living 114 years, 103 days? Guanacaste Alajuela
Faustino Vargas Perez [8] M 27 Sept 1896 20 Aug 2008 111 years, 328 days Alajuela San Jose
Claudia Soto Saborio F 3 Nov 1909 10 Dec 2020 111 years, 37 days Alajuela Alajuela
Celina Fernandez Pacheco [9] F 22 Jan 1906 16 Oct 2016 110 years, 268 days Alajuela Alajuela
Lorenzo Chavarria Chavarria [10] M 10 Aug 1910? c.11 Jan 2021 110 years, c.154 days? ? Guanacaste
Antonio Ardon Soto M 2 Sept 1888 3 Nov 1998 110 years, 61 days Alajuela Alajuela
Francisca Castillo Carrillo [11] F 3 Nov 1906 20 Dec 2016 110 years, 47 days Guanacaste Guanacaste
Celina Hidalgo Arias F 29 Oct 1910 5 Nov 2020 110 years, 7 days ? Guanacaste
Marita Camacho Quiros F 10 Mar 1911 Living 110 years, 226 days Alajuela San Jose

Incomplete/Limbo cases

Province or Country of
Name Sex Birth Last
reported
alive
Age birth death
Rosalina Vargas Solano F 28 Feb 1896 12 June 2006 110 years, 104 days Cartago San Jose
Jose Apolinar Rodriguez Monge [12] M 12 Dec 1897? fl.5 Feb 2010 112 years, 55+ days? ? Alajuela
Maria Isabel Sanchez [13] F 19 Nov 1890 fl.26 Jan 2002 111 years, 68+ days Alajuela San Jose?
Berta Cantillano Cantillano [14] F 14 Nov 1906? fl.18 July 2017 110 years, 246+ days? NicaraguaNIC Puntarenas
Pastora Chaves Jarquin [15] F 13 Sept 1901? fl.10 Jan 2012 110 years, 119+ days? NicaraguaNIC Alajuela
Luisa [16] F 26 Mar 1908 fl.27 Mar 2018 110 years, 1+ day ? Heredia
Cristina Valverde Valverde [17] F 1899/1900? fl.5 Feb 2010 110 years, 0+ days? ? San Jose

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Costa Rica since 2017

       Under 110       Living       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Province of residence
? 3 Nov 1998
Antonio Ardon Soto M ?–110 2 Sept 1888 – 3 Nov 1998
110 years, 61 days
Alajuela
? fl.5 Feb 2010 Rosalina Vargas Solano F ?–113 28 Feb 1896 – 12 June 2006
110 years, 104 days
San Jose
? 26 Mar 2015
Adilio Carmona Sibaja M ?–109 24 Sept 1905 – 26 Mar 2015
109 years, 183 days
Alajuela
26 Mar 2015 16 Oct 2016
(1 yr, 204 days)
Celina Fernandez Pacheco F 109–110 22 Jan 1906 – 16 Oct 2016
110 years, 268 days
Alajuela
16 Oct 2016 20 Dec 2016
(65 days)
Francisca Castillo Carrillo F 109–110 3 Nov 1906 – 20 Dec 2016
110 years, 47 days
Guanacaste
? 2017
Juana Asuncion Guevara Matarrita [18] F ?–109 15 Aug 1908 – 2017
109 years, 0+ days
Guanacaste
2017 10 Dec 2020
(3 yrs, 0+ days)
Claudia Soto Saborio F 107/108–111 3 Nov 1909 – 10 Dec 2020
111 years, 37 days
Alajuela
10 Dec 2020 Present
0 years, 316 days
Marita Camacho Quiros F 109–110* Born 10 Mar 1911
110 years, 226 days
Living in
San Jose

References

  1. CELEBRANDO SUS 109 AÑOS (PZ Noticias) Facebook, 9 July 2021
  2. Las personas vivas más longevas Supercentenarios.net
  3. 107 aniversário Facebook Post
  4. Desde hace poco más de 2 semanas la Señora Ana Reyneri Fonseca Gutiérrez de casi 107 años (nació el 17 junio de 1914) pasó a ser la persona más longeva en nuestra Zona Azul Jorge Vindas (Facebook), 25 March 2021
  5. Hoy cumple 106 años mi querido Abuelito Manuel Jimenez Meza Leonardo Araya (Facebook), 4 September 2020 • Birth record FamilySearch • Baptismal record FamilySearch
  6. Este es don Manuel "Melico " Fennel hoy, cumpliendo 105 años Santiago Porras (Facebook), 2 December 2020 • Don Melico - Manuel Fennell Facebook page • Birth record
  7. Jose Flores Flores
  8. "Don Tino" celebrated 111 years Al Día
  9. Muere a los 112 anos madre de Francisco A. Pacheco Diario Extra
  10. Muere don Lorenzo Chavarría, a sus 110 años Éxito FM Radio (Facebook), 11 January 2021
  11. "Panchita" cumplio 110 anos de edad este jueves Teletica.com
  12. Votante más viejo tiene 117 años y vive en Río Segundo de Alajuela Prensa Libre, 5 February 2010
  13. La electora de más edad tiene 111 primaveras Nación
  14. Doña Berta tendrá 111 años de historia Repretel, 18 July 2017
  15. Mujer de 110 años sirve de ejemplo en Guatuso Nación
  16. 110-years-old Facebook, 27 March 2018
  17. Cristina Valverde Valverde Prensa Libre
  18. Doña Juana Asuncion Guevara Matarrita nacio el 15 de agosto de 1908 Los centenarios de Guanacaste (Facebook), 25 February 2019
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