Rhoda Harris
Birth: 3 July 1851
UK
Death: 16 January 1959
Sweffling, Suffolk, England, UK
Age: 107 years, 197 days
Country: United Kingdom UK
Centenarian

Rhoda Harris (3 July 1851 – 16 January 1959) was a British centenarian who was the oldest known living person in the United Kingdom at the time of her death.

Biography

Harris was born in the United Kingdom on 3 July 1851. She became the oldest living person in the UK following the death of 107-year old Sophia Wellstead on 7 August 1958, and held the title until her own death on 16 January 1959, aged 107 years, 197 days. 106-year old Emma Weeks succeeded her as the oldest living person in the UK before dying exactly three weeks later.

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United Kingdom's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

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