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Catharina Meessen
Catharina Meessen
Catharina Meessen at age 103.
Birth: 1914
Neutral Moresnet (now Belgium)
Death: c.7 February 2020
Kelmis, Liege, Belgium
Age: 105 years
Country: BelgiumBEL

Catharina Meessen (1914 – c.7 February 2020) was a Belgian centenarian who was the last known person born in Neutral Moresnet.


Catharina Meessen was born in Neutral Moresnet (now Belgium) in 1914. She wad the oldest of 10 children. She lived with her daughter Anne. She was visited by Mayor Louis Goebbels to celebrate her 100th birthday.

She became the the last known person born in Neutral Moresnet on 26 October 2016, at age 102, after the death of Alwine Hackens-Paffen.

Catharina Meessen died in Kelmis, Liege, Belgium around 7 February 2020 at the age of 105 years.