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List of Norwegian supercentenarians

These are lists of Norwegian supercentenarians (people from Norway who have attained the age of at least 110 years.) There have been 11 verified.[1] Norway's oldest person ever was Maren Bolette Torp[2] who died in 1989, aged 112 years 61 days. As of 20 January 2016, there is no living supercentenarian in Norway whose lifespan has been verified by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). Elisabet Ekenæs is oldest unverified living supercentenarian, age 111 years, 25 days.[3]

Contents

  • Living Norwegian supercentenarians 1
  • Norwegian supercentenarians 2
    • Norwegian emigrant supercentenarians 2.1
  • Oldest Norwegian person by region 3
  • Chronological list of the oldest living person in Norway since 1985 4
  • References 5

Living Norwegian supercentenarians

      Verified       Pending

      Unverified
Rank Name Sex Birth date Age Region or Country of birth Region of residence Verified
Elisabet Ekenæs[3] F 26 December 1904 111 years, 25 days Eastern Norway Eastern Norway No

Norwegian supercentenarians

      Deceased (Verified)       Living (Verified)

      Pending
Rank Name Sex Birth date Death date Age Region or
Country of birth
Region
of death
Verified
1 Maren Bolette Torp[2] F 21 December 1876 20 February 1989 112 years, 61 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
2 Herman Smith-Johannsen[2] M 15 June 1875 5 January 1987 111 years, 204 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
3 Laura Svehaug[2] F 19 November 1886 6 March 1998 111 years, 107 days Vestlandet Vestlandet Yes
4 Gudrun Onshuus[4] F 17 July 1899 9 June 2010 110 years, 327 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
5 Helene Nilsen[5] F 7 April 1901 31 October 2011 110 years, 207 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
6 Olav Hovatn[2] M 23 October 1892 26 April 2003 110 years, 185 days Sørlandet Sørlandet Yes
Ingeborg Mestad[6] F 15 December 1899 5 June 2010 110 years, 172 days Vestlandet Vestlandet Pending
7 Borghild Nilsen[2] F 2 December 1893 3 March 2004 110 years, 92 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
8 Karen Svisdal[2] F 16 December 1889 23 February 2000 110 years, 69 days Vestlandet Vestlandet Yes
9 Kristianna Ullaland[2] F 2 December 1878 26 January 1989 110 years, 55 days Vestlandet Vestlandet Yes
10 Harriet Holm[2] F 13 November 1893 22 December 2003 110 years, 39 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes
11 Asne Hustveit[2] F 2 December 1879 17 December 1989 110 years, 15 days Østlandet Østlandet Yes

Norwegian emigrant supercentenarians

Rank Name Sex Reported birth date Reported death date Reported age Region of birth Country of death Verified
1 Wilhelmine Sande[2] F 24 October 1874 21 January 1986 111 years, 89 days Østlandet Sweden Yes
2 Julia Lyng[7] F 22 December 1878 26 February 1990 111 years, 66 days Trøndelag United States Yes
3 Gunhild Foerster[2] F 28 December 1893 4 February 2005 111 years, 38 days Østlandet United States Yes
Nels Berger[6] M 20 October 1885 22 September 1996 110 years, 338 days Østlandet United States Pending
4 Velgjer Svien[5] F 10 October 1842 23 January 1953 110 years, 105 days Østlandet United States Yes
5 Ingemund Peterson[2] M 6 June 1894 21 August 2004 110 years, 76 days Østlandet United States Yes

Oldest Norwegian person by region

This is a list of the oldest people by birth from each region

      Deceased (Verified)/Under 110       Pending

Region Name Sex Reported birth date Reported death date Reported age Verified
Nord-Norge Lydianna Endresen[8] F 21 August 1883 11 August 1993 109 years, 355 days Yes
Østlandet Maren Bolette Torp[2] F 21 December 1876 20 February 1989 112 years, 61 days Yes
Sørlandet Olav Hovatn[2] M 23 October 1892 26 April 2003 110 years, 185 days Yes
Trøndelag Julia Lyng[7] F 22 December 1878 26 February 1990 111 years, 66 days Yes
Vestlandet Laura Svehaug[2] F 19 November 1886 6 March 1998 111 years, 107 days Yes

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Norway since 1985

      Deceased (Verified)/Under 110       Living (Verified)       Pending

      Unverified
From To Name Sex Reported age(s)
when oldest
Reported lifespan Region
of death
Verified
28 January 1984 5 January 1987
(2 years, 342 days)
Herman Smith-Johannsen[2] M 108 – 111 15 June 1875 – 5 January 1987
111 years, 204 days
Østlandet Yes
5 January 1987 20 February 1989
(2 years, 46 days)
Maren Bolette Torp[2] F 110 – 112 21 December 1876 – 20 February 1989
112 years, 61 days
Østlandet Yes
20 February 1989 17 December 1989
(300 days)
Asne Hustveit[2] F 109 – 110 2 December 1879 – 17 December 1989
110 years, 15 days
Østlandet Yes
17 December 1989 19 December 1989
(2 days)
Erik Arnegård
M 107 25 March 1882 – 19 December 1989
107 years, 269 days
Østlandet
19 December 1989 24 December 1989
(5 days)
Klara Jørgensen
F 106 1 August 1883 – 24 December 1989
106 years, 145 days
Østlandet
24 December 1989 13 April 1991
(1 year, 110 days)
Inga Jørgine Storstenvik
F 106 – 107 15 August 1883 – 13 April 1991
107 years, 241 days
Trøndelag
13 April 1991 11 August 1993
(2 years, 120 days)
Lydianna Marie Endresen[8] F 107 – 109 21 August 1883 – 11 August 1993
109 years, 355 days
Nord-Norge Yes
11 August 1993 29 October 1994
(1 year, 79 days)
Ella Kristine Hagen
F 108 – 109 31 January 1885 – 29 October 1994
109 years, 271 days
Østlandet
29 October 1994 6 March 1998
(3 years, 128 days)
Laura Svehaug[2] F 107 – 111 19 November 1886 – 6 March 1998
111 years, 107 days
Vestlandet Yes
6 March 1998 12 June 1998
(98 days)
Amund Vermedal
F 108 4 December 1889 – 12 June 1998
108 years, 190 days
Vestlandet
12 June 1998 23 February 2000
(1 year, 256 days)
Karen Svisdal[2] F 108 – 110 16 December 1889 – 23 February 2000
110 years, 69 days
Vestlandet Yes
23 February 2000 19 December 2000
(300 days)
Herborg Tjoflot
F 107 – 108 27 February 1892 – 19 December 2000
108 years, 296 days
Vestlandet
19 December 2000 26 April 2003
(2 years, 128 days)
Olav Hovatn[2] M 108 – 110 23 October 1892 – 26 April 2003
110 years, 185 days
Sørlandet Yes
26 April 2003 22 December 2003
(240 days)
Harriet Holm[2] F 109 – 110 13 November 1893 – 22 December 2003
110 years, 39 days
Østlandet Yes
22 December 2003 3 March 2004
(72 days)
Borghild Nilsen[2] F 110 2 December 1893 – 3 March 2004
110 years, 92 days
Østlandet Yes
3 March 2004 7 May 2004
(65 days)
Anna Gundersen
F 109 1 February 1895 – 7 May 2004
109 years, 96 days
Vestlandet
7 May 2004 11 December 2004
(218 days)
Asborg Aarli
F 107 – 108 20 May 1896 – 11 December 2004
108 years, 205 days
Sørlandet
11 December 2004 13 July 2005
(214 days)
Ingeborg Thuen[9] F 107 – 108 12 May 1897 – 13 July 2005
108 years, 62 days
Vestlandet
13 July 2005 20 January 2006
(191 days)
Inger Buchholdt
F 108 10 July 1897 – 20 January 2006
108 years, 194 days
Østlandet
20 January 2006 26 July 2006
(187 days)
Emma Nikoline Bendiksen[10] F 107 21 September 1898 – 26 July 2006
107 years, 308 days
Nord-Norge
26 July 2006 25 November 2008
(2 years, 122 days)
Gunda Harangen[11] F 107 – 109 28 December 1898 – 25 November 2008
109 years, 333 days
Østlandet
25 November 2008 9 April 2009
(135 days)
Jenny Ida Sofie Hanssen[12] F 109 30 April 1899 – 9 April 2009
109 years, 344 days
Nord-Norge
9 April 2009 9 June 2010
(1 year, 61 days)
Gudrun Onshuus[4] F 109 – 110 17 July 1899 – 9 June 2010
110 years, 327 days
Østlandet Yes
9 June 2010 31 October 2011
(1 year, 144 days)
Helene Nilsen[13][14] F 109 – 110 7 April 1901 – 31 October 2011
110 years, 207 days
Østlandet Yes
31 October 2011 21 April 2012
(173 days)
Kristi Øktedalen[15] F 109 29 June 1902 – 21 April 2012
109 years, 297 days
Østlandet
21 April 2012 16 August 2012
(117 days)
Ragndit I Slotfeldt-Ellingsen[16] F 107 – 108 18 May 1904 – 16 August 2012
108 years, 90 days
Østlandet
16 August 2012 Present
(3 years, 157 days)
Elisabet Ekenæs[17][18] F 107 – 110* born 26 December 1904
age 111 years, 25 days
Living in Østlandet No

References

  1. ^ Validated Living Supercentenarians As of 28 July 2011. Retrieved 1 August 2011. The Gerontology Research Group (GRG) lists people as living supercentenarians whose age has been validated and who have been confirmed to be alive within the past year.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x GRG VERIFIED SUPERCENTENARIAN CASES -- LISTED CHRONOLOGICALLY BY DEATH DATE as of 28 April 2007. Retrieved 1 August 2011.
  3. ^ a b Norges eldste fyller 110
  4. ^ a b GRG Deaths for 2010 (in Chronological Order) (as of May 29, 2011). Retrieved 1 August 2011.
  5. ^ a b GRG Validated Living/Deceased Supercentenarians
  6. ^ a b TABLE EE PENDING GRG CASES. Retrieved February 2015.
  7. ^ a b GRG Table B2
  8. ^ a b GRG Table BB Validated Supercentenarian Cases (Public List) (as of Aug. 13, 2007)
  9. ^ Norges eldste er død
  10. ^ Brønnøy har landets eldste
  11. ^ Norges eldste er død
  12. ^ Norges eldste er død
  13. ^ GRG Deaths for 2011 (in Chronological Order)
  14. ^ Helene (110) var Norges eldste
  15. ^ Norges eldste er død
  16. ^ Norges eldste person (1904-2012)
  17. ^ Norges eldste person ble 110 år 2. juledag
  18. ^ Norges eldste ble 110 år i dag
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