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Clarabell Demers
Clarabell Demers
Birth: 3 November 1910
North Dakota, USA
Age: 111 years, 81 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Clarabell Demers (nee Campbell; born 3 November 1910) is an American supercentenarian who is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She currently is the oldest known living person in North Dakota.


Clarabell Demers was born in Acton, Walsh County, North Dakota, USA on 3 November 1910, the oldest of three children born to Victor and Philomina (Collette) Campbell. She had a younger brother, Harold (deceased 1981) and a younger sister, Odell (deceased 1975). She grew up in the village of Oakwood, which is just east of Grafton. She was a lifelong member of the Catholic Church there before going on to St. John’s in Grafton. She married her husband, Frederick Demers, in February 1930 and had three children with him: Mary Jane (deceased 2018), Donald and Ronald (deceased 2015). Frederick died in 1979. With her late husband, she helped run the JR’s bar in Oakwood. It has been known for its taco night on Wednesdays. The bar is operated by Clarabell’s son Donald and grandsons Guy and Gene.

Demers currently lives in Grafton, North Dakota, USA.