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Alice Emma Little
Birth: 5 August 1878?
Kent County, Ontario, Canada
Death: 17 February 1992
Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
Age: 113 years, 196 days?
Country: CanadaCAN

Alice Emma Little (5 August 1878? – 17 February 1992) was a Canadian supercentenarian whose claim is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Alice Emma Little was born in Kent county, Ontario, Canada on 5 August 1878. Her father was William Troughton and her mother was Isabella. She had a sister named Alberta King, married to Fred. Alice married William Taylor Little in Elgin when she was just a teenager in the mid 1890s. They had no children together.

After William's death, Alice eventually moved to Whitehorse, Yukon, where she died on February 17th 1992. She received local attention for her old age, and was very popular in her nursing home. She attended Mountainview Church as often as she could.

Little died in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada on 17 February 1992 at the claimed age of 113 years, 196 days.


  • Whitehorse Daily Star: October 21st, 1984, page 16, journalist unknown.
  • Riverdale Community Newsletter: August 6th, 1992, pages 4-5, journalist: David Lewis.