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, 311 days CanadaCAN Canterbury
3 William Swensson 21 Apr 1885 19 Dec 1993 108 years, 242 days Wellington Wellington
4 James Hill [1] 25 Dec 1890 4 Aug 1999 108 years, 222 days ? Northland
5 Bob Edwards 15 Feb 1908 7 Aug 2016 108 years, 174 days United Kingdom UK
6 Bill Mitchell 14 Apr 1913 Living 108 years, 110 days
7 Charles Campbell 24 Aug 1886 29 July 1994 107 years, 339 days Southland Southland
8 Fred Thomson 15 July 1912 11 May 2020 107 years, 301 days ? Auckland
9 Bob Moorfield 11 Nov 1912 11 Aug 2020 107 years, 274 days Waikato Waikato
10 William Hayes 3 Aug 1888 30 Apr 1996 107 years, 271 days Auckland Auckland
11 Dudley Sainsbury 15 June 1903 18 Feb 2011 107 years, 248 days United Kingdom UK
12 Harold Clark 20 Oct 1902 13 June 2010 107 years, 236 days Auckland
13 Howard Buss 25 June 1911 25 Jan 2019 107 years, 214 days Canterbury
14 Taiwung Yu Hoi 26 Aug 1904 30 Aug 2011 107 years, 4 days ChinaCHN Wellington
15 Hubert Harden [2] 15 July 1888 12 Mar 1995 106 years, 240 days Waikato
16 Ian Chirnside [3] 9 Feb 1908 21 Sept 2014 106 years, 224 days
17 Ted Lucas [4] 6 Feb 1893 14 June 1999 106 years, 128 days United Kingdom UK Canterbury
18 Laurence Reynolds [5] 5 Apr 1915 Living 106 years, 119 days Auckland
19 James Bowden [6] 16 Nov 1902 24 Dec 2008 106 years, 38 days ? Wellington
20 Stephen Todd [7] 3 June 1905 4 July 2011 106 years, 31 days United Kingdom UK
21 Cecil Hamilton [8] 26 Mar 1900 10 Apr 2006 106 years, 15 days Waikato Waikato
22 John Patrick Roache [9] 30 Mar 1905 4 Apr 2011 106 years, 5 days Ireland IRL Manawatu-Whanganui
23 Bright Williams [10] 27 Feb 1897 13 Feb 2003 105 years, 351 days Hawke's Bay Hawke's Bay
24 Norman Bennison [11] 13 July 1909 25 Apr 2015 105 years, 296 days
25 Albert Halley [12] 10 June 1903 13 Jan 2009 105 years, 217 days United Kingdom UK Auckland
26 Trevor Tuckey [13] 4 Apr 1912 29 Oct 2017 105 years, 208 days Northland
27 Fred Currie [14] 21 Feb 1908 7 Sept 2013 105 years, 198 days
28 Keith Wilkins [15] 3 June 1915 8 Sept 2020 105 years, 97 days Auckland Auckland
29 Harry Andrews [16] 19 Oct 1906 16 Jan 2012 105 years, 89 days United Kingdom UK
30 John Goddard [17] 11 May 1915 25 June 2020 105 years, 45 days ? ?
31 Trevor Henry [18] 23 May 1902 20 June 2007 105 years, 28 days
32 Lawrence Blyth [19] 18 Sept 1896 10 Oct 2001 105 years, 22 days

References

  1. Northland man dies aged 108 The Press, 7 August 1999 (NatLib)
  2. Hubert Edgar Harden Find A Grave
  3. 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
  4. 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)
  5. Auckland man Laurence Reynolds celebrates 105th birthday on lockdown NZ Herald, 5 April 2020
  6. Colonel James William Bowden I. M. S. BillionGraves
  7. 105 years old but he's still a youngster at heart East & Bays Courier, 11 June 2010
  8. Cecil notches 106 not out
  9. John Patrick Roache (1905-2011) Genealogy
  10. Bright Ernest Williams Auckland War Memorial Museum
  11. Night soil collector turns 105 The Press. 10 July 2014
  12. Birthday reveals trek into the unknown Stuff.co.nz, 31 January 2009
  13. Northland's oldest man Bill Tuckey dies The Northern Advocate (NZ Herald)
  14. Fred Currie Obituary Wairoa Live
  15. Keith Raymond (Jim) Wilkins The New Zealand Herald, 16 September 2020
  16. Harry Andrews born 1906. England and New Zealand YouTube, 20 October 2011
  17. New Zealand Births, Deaths, and Marriages
  18. Obituary: Sir Trevor Henry NZ Herald
  19. Obituary: Lawrence Morris Blyth NZ Herald
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