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Minnie Kearby
Minnie Kearby
Minnie Kearby on her 100th birthday.
Birth: 14 April 1893
Dubois County, Indiana, USA
Death: 7 April 2005
Jasper, Indiana, USA
Age: 111 years, 358 days
Country: United StatesUSA
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Minnie Kearby (née Armstrong; 14 April 1893 – 7 April 2005) was a validated American supercentenarian.

Biography

She was born in Dubois County, Indiana on 14 April 1893. Her parents were Warren Armstrong and Carrie (née Bee) Armstrong. Her father died in 1937 at the age of 82 and her mother died in 1949 at the age of 90.

She married Edgar Kearby on 17 October 1915 in Dubois County, Indiana. The couple had 3 children: 1 son and 2 daughters. Her husband died in 1978 at the age of 84.

Her brother, Otes Armstrong (7 September 1880 – 1 September 1981) died just six days before his 101st birthday.

She died in Jasper, Indiana on 7 April 2005 at the age of 111 years, 358 days. She was survived by 2 granddaughters, 5 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

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