List of oldest men from New Zealand (105+)

Region/country of
Rank Name Birth Death Age birth death
1 Arthur Bates 25 Oct 1881 19 Jan 1992 110 years, 86 days United Kingdom UK Hawke’s Bay
2 Ronald Hermanns 25 Sept 1911 Living 109 years, 29 days CanadaCAN Canterbury
3 William Swensson 21 Apr 1885 19 Dec 1993 108 years, 242 days Wellington Wellington
4 Bob Edwards 15 Feb 1908 7 Aug 2016 108 years, 174 days United Kingdom UK
5 Charles Campbell 24 Aug 1886 29 July 1994 107 years, 339 days Southland Southland
6 Fred Thomson 15 July 1912 11 May 2020 107 years, 301 days ? Auckland
7 Bob Moorfield 11 Nov 1912 11 Aug 2020 107 years, 274 days Waikato Waikato
8 William Buttler Hayes 3 Aug 1888 30 Apr 1996 107 years, 271 days Auckland Auckland
9 Dudley Sainsbury 15 June 1903 18 Feb 2011 107 years, 248 days United Kingdom UK
10 Harold Clark 20 Oct 1902 13 June 2010 107 years, 236 days Auckland
11 Howard Buss 25 June 1911 25 Jan 2019 107 years, 214 days Canterbury
12 Bill Mitchell 14 Apr 1913 Living 107 years, 193 days
13 Taiwung Yu Hoi 26 Aug 1904 30 Aug 2011 107 years, 4 days ChinaCHN Wellington
14 Hubert Harden [1] 15 July 1888 12 Mar 1995 106 years, 240 days Waikato
15 Ian Chirnside [2] 9 Feb 1908 21 Sept 2014 106 years, 224 days
16 Ted Lucas [3] 6 Feb 1893 14 June 1999 106 years, 128 days United Kingdom UK Canterbury
17 James Bowden [4] 16 Nov 1902 24 Dec 2008 106 years, 38 days ? Wellington
18 Stephen Todd [5] 3 June 1905 4 July 2011 106 years, 31 days United Kingdom UK
19 Cecil Hamilton [6] 26 Mar 1900 10 Apr 2006 106 years, 15 days Waikato Waikato
20 John Patrick Roache [7] 30 Mar 1905 4 Apr 2011 106 years, 5 days Ireland IRL Manawatu-Wanganui
21 Bright Williams [8] 27 Feb 1897 13 Feb 2003 105 years, 351 days Hawke's Bay Hawke's Bay
22 Norman Bennison [9] 13 July 1909 25 Apr 2015 105 years, 296 days
23 Trevor Tuckey [10] 4 Apr 1912 29 Oct 2017 105 years, 208 days Northland
24 Fred Currie [11] 21 Feb 1908 7 Sept 2013 105 years, 198 days
25 Laurence Reynolds [12] 5 Apr 1915 Living 105 years, 202 days Auckland
26 Keith Wilkins [13] 3 June 1915 8 Sept 2020 105 years, 97 days Auckland Auckland
27 Harry Duncan Andrews [14] 19 Oct 1906 16 Jan 2012 105 years, 89 days United Kingdom UK
28 Trevor Henry [15] 23 May 1902 20 June 2007 105 years, 28 days
29 Lawrence Morris Blyth [16] 18 Sept 1896 10 Oct 2001 105 years, 22 days

Reference

  1. Hubert Edgar Harden Find A Grave
  2. Ian adds four to his century The Dominion Post, 15 February 2012
    Meet Otago University's oldest living graduate Otago Daily Times, 23 July 2014
  3. Ted Lucas' 106th birthday Imgur (originally from the Christchurch Star)
    Full and sweet life for 106-year-old Imgur (originally from The Press, 6 February 1999)
  4. Colonel James William Bowden I. M. S. BillionGraves
  5. 105 years old but he's still a youngster at heart East & Bays Courier, 11 June 2010
  6. Cecil notches 106 not out
  7. John Patrick Roache (1905-2011) Genealogy
  8. Bright Ernest Williams Auckland War Memorial Museum
  9. Night soil collector turns 105 The Press. 10 July 2014
  10. Northland's oldest man Bill Tuckey dies The Northern Advocate (NZ Herald)
  11. Fred Currie Obituary Wairoa Live
  12. Auckland man Laurence Reynolds celebrates 105th birthday on lockdown NZ Herald, 5 April 2020
  13. Keith Raymond (Jim) Wilkins The New Zealand Herald, 16 September 2020
  14. Harry Andrews born 1906. England and New Zealand YouTube, 20 October 2011
  15. Obituary: Sir Trevor Henry NZ Herald
  16. Obituary: Lawrence Morris Blyth NZ Herald
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