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Nellie Thompson
Nellie Thompson
Birth: 21 October 1878
York, Ontario, Canada
Death: 27 November 1989
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Age: 111 years, 37 days
Country: CanadaCAN

Nellie Thompson (née Hazlitt; 21 October 1878 – 27 November 1989) was a validated Canadian supercentenarian who at the time of her death was believed to be the oldest living person in Canada.


Jenette Ellen Hazlitt was born in York, Ontario, Canada on 21 October 1878 as the daughter of Samuel and Jessie Kennedy Hazlitt. She married George Thompson in York, Ontario, Canada on 23 August 1906. The couple had no children.

Nellie Thompson died in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on 27 November 1989 at the age of 111 years, 37 days.


Canada's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Flore BelandEmma BinghamMary Ann EsseryClara RobertsonAgnes MunceNellie ThompsonAlice Sjoquist • Lillian RossMarie-Louise Meilleur • Marie-Louise Meunier • Maria Mallozzi • Zelda McCague • Fanny Martland • Evangeline SaulnierAnne Samson • Julie Winnefred Bertrand • Jennie Fitzgerald • Margaret Fitzgerald • Pearl LutzkoCora Hansen • Yvonne Lamoureux • Merle Barwis • Colombe Benoit-Leclerc • Orma Slack • Marguerite Wabano • Lilian Cornell • Ellen Gibb • Sarah Patenaude-Bruyere • Phyllis Ridgway • Cecile Klein