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Anieta Gregory
Anieta Gregory
Gregory with her grandson Garfield Levy and his son
Birth: 24 December 1910
Main Ridge, Clarendon, Jamaica
Death: 11 December 2021
Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada
Age: 110 years, 352 days
Country: JamaicaJAMCanadaCAN
Unvalidated

Anieta Gregory (24 December 1910 – 11 December 2021) was a Jamaican-born Canadian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Anieta Gregory was born in Main Ridge, Clarendon, Jamaica on 24 December 1910, the third child of eight children to David and Naomi.

She married Robert Gregory in 1941. The couple had six children: Darleen, Hermon, Avis, Enid, Denzil and Carlton.

In 1961, she founded a basic school for children ranging in ages from 3-6 years in Main Ridge. Her husband died around 1982. She retired in 1989 and moved to Canada to join her children.

In December 2020, she celebrated her 110th birthday, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, her grandson Garfield Levy could not visit her.

Gregory died in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada 11 December 2021 at the age of 110 years, 352 days. She was anonymous until her death. She was survived by five children, 21 grandchildren (including Garfield Levy) and 23 great-grandchildren.

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