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Martha Truelove
Martha Truelove
Birth: 7 August 1816
Woolwich, Kent, England, UK
Death: 20 May 1924
Kent, England, UK
Age: 107 years, 287 days
Country: United Kingdom UK
Centenarian

Martha Ann Truelove (née Harrison; 7 August 1816 – 20 May 1924) was a British centenarian who was the oldest known living person in the United Kingdom at the time of her death.

Biography

Martha Truelove was born on 7 August 1816 in Woolwich, Kent, England. She married James Truelove in Lewisham, Kent in 1855 and they raised one son, Edward. She became the oldest living person in UK after the death of Jane Lister in 25 April 1923. Truelove died in Kent, England on 20 May 1924 at the age of 107 years and 287 days. Her successor of the oldest person in UK was Ann Sharp.

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United Kingdom's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Frederick Stabbins • Jane ListerMartha Truelove • Ann Sharp • Jane Raby • Frances Smith • William Walker • Ann Russell • Eliza Roff • Ellen Palmer • Rachel MacArthur • Rachel SwainMary Davey • Thomas Pope • John Francklow • Rebecca Lees • Sarah Fitt • Elizabeth Sellwood • Matilda Coppins • Elizabeth Whitehead • Emma Rooke • Margaret Lunn • Sarah Humphrey • Caroline BealeFanny Hopkins • Elizabeth Etheridge • Sophia Wellstead • Rhoda Harris • Emma Weeks • Edith Grellier • Mary WorthingtonJane Stoneman • Ellen Dart • Elizabeth Kensley • Hannah SmithJohn Mosley TurnerAda Roe • Alice StevensonElizabeth WatkinsFrederick Butterfield • Rose Heeley • Agnes Helyar • James Harrow • Sarah Morgan • Lilias WilliamsFlorence PannellJeanetta ThomasAlice Brewster • Anna Eliza Williams • Kate Begbie • Charlotte Hughes • Daisy Adams • Rebecca Hewison • Annie Scott • Rachel Wieselberg • Lucy Askew • Annie Jennings • Eva Morris • Amy Hulmes • Nellie Bradley • Gladys Hawley • Lucy d'Abreu • Judy Ingamells • Emmeline BriceAnnie Knight • Ada Mason • Florrie Baldwin • Eunice BowmanAnnie Turnbull • Elsie SteeleMargaret Fish • Violet Wood • Grace A Jones • Ethel Lang • Gladys Hooper • Bessie CammOlive BoarGrace C JonesGwen PayneHilda ClulowBob WeightonJoan HocquardLilian PriestGertrude KingstonMollie Walker

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