This is a list of supercentenarians who died in 2003. The most common source for supercentenarians is the Gerontology Research Group (GRG) who report 67 verified such people, of whom 54 are female and 13 are male.[1]

List

      Validated       Pending[2]       Unvalidated

Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
Kama Nakasone[1] M 23 Nov 1891 1 Jan 2003 111 years, 39 days JapanJPN
Elizabeth Brown[1] F 11 Oct 1891 3 Jan 2003 111 years, 84 days United StatesUSA
Matsue Kawano[1] F 3 Jan 1893 6 Jan 2003 110 years, 3 days JapanJPN
Leola Woodruff[3] F 21 June 1892 20 Jan 2003 110 years, 213 days United StatesUSA
Ito Konno Kinase[1] F 31 Dec 1889 24 Jan 2003 113 years, 24 days JapanJPNUnited StatesUSA
Kame Uei[1] F 8 May 1892 30 Jan 2003 110 years, 267 days JapanJPN
Hazel Luther[1] F 11 Dec 1889 31 Jan 2003 113 years, 51 days United StatesUSA
Andrew Small[4] M 26 Dec 1891 31 Jan 2003 111 years, 36 days UkraineUKRUnited StatesUSA
Lloyd Myers[1] M 20 Mar 1892 1 Feb 2003 110 years, 318 days United StatesUSA
Edna Taylor[1] F 12 July 1890 10 Feb 2003 112 years, 213 days United StatesUSA
Agnes Brown[1] F 5 Feb 1892 11 Feb 2003 111 years, 6 days United StatesUSA
Margaret Linehan[2] F 27 Apr 1892 18 Feb 2003 110 years, 297 days Ireland IRLUnited StatesUSA
Joseph Rabenda[5] M 10 Jan 1892 20 Feb 2003 111 years, 40 days PolandPOLFranceFRA
Orsola Perego[1] F 10 Jan 1892 23 Feb 2003 111 years, 44 days Italy ITA
John McMorran[1] M 19 June 1889 24 Feb 2003 113 years, 250 days United StatesUSA
Elsie Golcher[1] F 29 Nov 1891 2 Mar 2003 111 years, 93 days United StatesUSA
Irene Mergelsberg[1] F 4 Mar 1893 6 Mar 2003 110 years, 2 days GermanyGER
Emma Prosser[1] F 11 Oct 1892 1 Apr 2003 110 years, 172 days United StatesUSA
Else Hessberg[1] F 5 Dec 1892 13 Apr 2003 110 years, 129 days GermanyGERUnited StatesUSA
Mary Christian[1] F 12 June 1889 20 Apr 2003 113 years, 312 days United StatesUSA
Anna Traxler[2] F 12 Dec 1892 21 Apr 2003 110 years, 130 days United Kingdom UK United StatesUSA
Olav Hovatn[1] M 23 Oct 1892 26 Apr 2003 110 years, 185 days NorwayNOR
Sara van Grondelle-Blom[1] F 6 Dec 1892 4 May 2003 110 years, 149 days NetherlandsNED
Jasper Bennett[1] M 3 Jan 1893 7 May 2003 110 years, 124 days United StatesUSA
Kumekichi Tani[1] M 20 Apr 1891 12 May 2003 112 years, 22 days United StatesUSA
Teresa Fumarola[1] F 2 Dec 1889 14 May 2003 113 years, 163 days Italy ITA
Anna Peskey[1] F 5 Aug 1891 14 May 2003 111 years, 282 days United StatesUSA
Linda Zappettini[1] F 26 Feb 1892 20 May 2003 111 years, 83 days Italy ITA
Gretchen Cross[1] F 23 Sept 1892 26 May 2003 110 years, 245 days United StatesUSA
Johanne Svensson[1] F 24 Jan 1892 29 May 2003 111 years, 125 days DenmarkDENSwedenSWE
Tadanosuke Hashimoto[1] M 27 Apr 1891 31 May 2003 112 years, 34 days JapanJPN
Emma Stark[1] F 1 Jan 1893 1 June 2003 110 years, 151 days United StatesUSA
Norio Kawada[1] M 25 Apr 1892 6 June 2003 111 years, 42 days JapanJPN
Linus Reinhart[1] M 28 July 1892 14 June 2003 110 years, 321 days United StatesUSA
Giovanni Frau[1] M 29 Dec 1890 19 June 2003 112 years, 172 days Italy ITA
Johanne Wilks[1] F 8 Feb 1893 23 June 2003 110 years, 135 days GermanyGER
Emma Taylor[1] F 15 Sept 1891 24 June 2003 111 years, 282 days United StatesUSA
Ida Simon[6] F 4 Apr 1891 27 June 2003 112 years, 84 days United StatesUSA
Cleo Craig[1] F 12 Feb 1890 28 June 2003 113 years, 136 days United StatesUSA
Angele Marc[7] F 29 Oct 1892 28 June 2003 110 years, 242 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Jadwiga Zolotucho[8] F 29 Mar 1892 1 July 2003 111 years, 94 days LithuaniaLTUPolandPOL
Clothilde Rey[1] F 20 Nov 1892 9 July 2003 110 years, 231 days GermanyGER
Lexie Tisinger[9] F 29 Nov 1892 11 July 2003 110 years, 223 days United StatesUSA
Maria Diolinda da Silva[10] F 2 Feb 1891 29 July 2003 112 years, 179 days BrazilBRA
Anna Stephan[1] F 25 Mar 1892 3 Aug 2003 111 years, 131 days Czech RepublicCZEGermanyGER
Henry Wright[11] M 31 Jan 1893 4 Aug 2003 110 years, 185 days United StatesUSA
Rachel Bloomberg[1] F 1 Aug 1893 5 Aug 2003 110 years, 4 days United StatesUSA
Yvonne Bory[1] F 14 Mar 1891 7 Aug 2003 112 years, 146 days FranceFRA
Luis Quiroga Cossio[12] M 23 Apr 1893 9 Aug 2003 110 years, 108 days ChileCHL
Marthe Ardouin[1] F 12 July 1893 13 Aug 2003 110 years, 32 days FranceFRA
Jeanne Dubois[1] F 7 Aug 1893 17 Aug 2003 110 years, 10 days FranceFRA
Edith Jones[1] F 30 June 1893 19 Aug 2003 110 years, 50 days United StatesUSA
Pauline Green[13] F 5 June 1893 25 Aug 2003 110 years, 81 days United StatesUSA
Mollie Beard[1] F 4 May 1893 3 Sept 2003 110 years, 122 days United StatesUSA
Vonnie Looney[1] F 4 May 1893 3 Sept 2003 110 years, 122 days United StatesUSA
Ella Carpenter[14] F 19 Sept 1891 7 Sept 2003 111 years, 353 days United StatesUSA
Salvina Martinelli[1] F 2 Aug 1892 18 Sept 2003 111 years, 47 days Italy ITA
Mary Crombie[1] F 6 July 1890 22 Sept 2003 113 years, 78 days United StatesUSA
Mildred Pillig[2] F 17 June 1893 27 Sept 2003 110 years, 102 days United StatesUSA
Yukichi Chuganji[1] M 23 Mar 1889 28 Sept 2003 114 years, 189 days JapanJPN
Anna DiFelice[1] F 10 Mar 1892 30 Sept 2003 111 years, 204 days Italy ITA United StatesUSA
Maxie Aarons[1] F 27 May 1893 2 Oct 2003 110 years, 128 days United StatesUSA
Aurelia Marotta[1] F 27 June 1890 4 Oct 2003 113 years, 99 days United StatesUSA
Elena Slough[1] F 4 July 1889 5 Oct 2003 114 years, 93 days United StatesUSA
Florence Knox[1] F 24 Aug 1893 6 Oct 2003 110 years, 43 days United StatesUSA
Anne-Marie Vandermersch[1] F 14 Dec 1892 8 Oct 2003 110 years, 298 days BelgiumBEL
Enrichetta Piazza[1] F 24 July 1893 13 Oct 2003 110 years, 81 days Italy ITA
Marie Robert[2] F 9 Jan 1893 19 Oct 2003 110 years, 283 days FranceFRA
Christine Hall[1] F 3 Dec 1891 20 Oct 2003 111 years, 321 days United StatesUSA
Maria Colon[15] F 27 Apr 1891 28 Oct 2003 112 years, 184 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Sawayo Tanaka[1] F 9 June 1891 1 Nov 2003 112 years, 145 days JapanJPN
Anders Engberg[1] M 1 July 1892 6 Nov 2003 111 years, 128 days SwedenSWE
Isley Bobb[16] M 23 June 1892 7 Nov 2003 110 years, 137 days MontserratMSR
Sai Kitamura[1] F 4 Mar 1893 12 Nov 2003 110 years, 253 days JapanJPN
Mitoyo Kawate[1] F 15 May 1889 13 Nov 2003 114 years, 182 days JapanJPN
Mathilde Stoellger[1] F 21 Apr 1893 16 Nov 2003 110 years, 209 days GermanyGER
Pearl Bradford[1] F 22 Mar 1892 20 Nov 2003 111 years, 243 days United StatesUSA
Elva Rudder[1] F 12 Feb 1893 28 Nov 2003 110 years, 289 days United StatesUSA
Catherine Furey[1] F 6 Apr 1893 30 Nov 2003 110 years, 238 days Ireland IRLUnited StatesUSA
Mitsu Nakano[1] F 13 Sept 1893 30 Nov 2003 110 years, 78 days JapanJPN
Julia Dougherty[1] F 20 Aug 1893 4 Dec 2003 110 years, 106 days PeruPERUnited StatesUSA
Laura Harris[17] F 26 Oct 1893 19 Dec 2003 110 years, 54 days United StatesUSA
Mutsu Nomoto[1] F 7 Oct 1893 20 Dec 2003 110 years, 74 days JapanJPN
Harriet Holm[1] F 13 Nov 1893 22 Dec 2003 110 years, 39 days NorwayNOR
Louis Marion[1] M 10 Oct 1893 28 Dec 2003 110 years, 79 days BelgiumBEL
Agnes Rich[1] F 20 Jan 1892 31 Dec 2003 111 years, 345 days United StatesUSA

Incomplete claims

Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
Mume Okita[18] F 28 Jan 1893 July 2003 110 years, 154-184 days JapanJPN

Questionable cases

Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
Ora Glass[19] F 30 May 1892? 7 Jan 2003 110 years, 222 days? United StatesUSA
Tise Fauolo[20] F 1 July 1888? 23 Jan 2003 114 years, 206 days? SamoaSAM
Elize Phillip[21] F 22 Dec 1888? 25 Sept 2003 114 years, 278 days? Dominican RepublicDOM

References

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Pending Cases List as of 15 February 2015 Gerontology Research Group
  3. Leola Woodruff (1892?-2003), US (TX) The 110 Club
  4. Oral History Interview with Andrew Small Wisconsin Veterans Museum, 1999
  5. Ces centenaires qui ont marqué le département de l'Allier La Montagne, 27 May 2016
  6. The LaCour Family The Cane River Trading Co.
  7. Personnes françaises les plus âgées de tous les temps par sexe Les Centenaires Français
  8. Najstarsi Polacy w historii
  9. Lexie Tisinger (1892?-2003), US (GA) The 110 Club
  10. Obituary
  11. Henry Wright (1893-2003) - Atlanta, GA Ancient Faces
  12. October 2003 Publication El Heraldo Masónico
  13. Pauline Green (1893?-2003), US (MN/ND) The 110 Club
  14. Ella Carpenter (1891?-2003), US (VA/NJ) The 110 Club
  15. Maria Colon (1891?-2003), PR The 110 Club
  16. Isley Bobb of Montserrat (1893-2003) The 110 Club
  17. Laura Harris (1893?-2003), US (FL) The 110 Club
  18. List of incomplete Japanese supercentenarians (as of 1 April 2021) The 110 Club
  19. Ora Bell Glass Geni
  20. TISE FAUOLO, SAMOA’S OLDEST, DIES AT 114 Pacific Islands Report, 23 January 2003
  21. Elize Phillip 1888 - 2003 Geni


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