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Clarina Ragland
Clarina Ragland
Clarina Ragland at 100.
Birth: 28 June 1885
North Carolina, USA
Death: 18 February 1997
Pennsylvania, USA
Age: 111 years, 235 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Clarina Ragland nee Haskins (28 June 1885 – 18 February 1997) was a validated American supercentenarian.


Clarina Ragland was born as Clarina Haskins in North Carolina, United States on 28 June 1885 (claimed 1883). Her mother was Martha Haskins. She was part of the grand immigration of African-Americans to the Northeast. She moved to Philadelphia between 1906 - 1908. She married Thomas Ragland and had one son, Erwin and one brother, Charles. Clarina Ragland died in Pennsylvania, United States on 18 February 1997 at the age of 111 years, 235 days.