Ruth Emblow
Ruth Emblow
Birth: 6 February 1898
New York, USA
Death: 16 March 2008
New York, USA
Age: 110 years, 39 days
Country: United StatesUSA
Validated

Ruth Emblow (6 February 1898 – 16 March 2008) was an American supercentenarian whose age is validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Ruth Emblow was born in New York, USA, on 6 February 1898. Longevity ran in her family; her mother Emma Emblow (20 April 1875 – 27 August 1976) lived to be 101, her twin sister Rhea Spohner (6 February 1898 – 5 November 1998) lived to be 100, and her sister Evalyn Horne (16 August 1903 – 24 September 2005) lived to be 102. She never married and had no children.

Emblow died in New York, USA, on 16 March 2008 at the age of 110 years, 39 days.

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