Watkins on her 107th birthday.
|Birth:||10 March 1863|
Northern Ireland, UK
|Death:||31 October 1973|
Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
|Age:||110 years, 235 days|
Elizabeth Watkins was born in the Northern Ireland, UK on 10 March 1863. She was considered by Guinness World Records to be the world's oldest person in 1973, following the death of Alice Stevenson on 18 August 1973. She kept the title for about 2½ months before passing away. She resided in Belfast City Hospital from the age of 94 and by 1973 was reported to be "stone deaf".
Elizabeth Watkins died on 31 October 1973, at the age of 110 years, 235 days.
Watkins has been disputed by Gerontology Research Group (GRG) in "Table C" since 22 April 2018.
- Table C - World's Oldest Person (WOP) Titleholders Since 1955 GRG
- Guinness Book of Records 1974
- Oldest woman in Ulster dies at 110