|Birth:||6 March 1903|
South Carolina, USA
|Death:||26 March 2014|
New York, New York, USA
|Age:||111 years, 20 days|
Ernest Peronneau was born in South Carolina, USA, on 6 March 1903.
In February 2014, he went missing for nine hours after getting on a bus and was later discovered by employees of a Duane Reade store he had walked into. He claimed to have been born in 1902. 1903 is per census record.
Peronneau was thought to be the oldest living American-born man. He may have been the second-oldest man in the United States, behind Dr. Alexander Imich.
Peronneau died in New York City, New York, USA, on 26 March 2014, at the age of 111 years, 20 days. He is the oldest known man ever born in the state of South Carolina.
- GRG Pending Cases List 15 February 2015
- 111-year-old who went missing in Brooklyn found alive & well 21 February 2014
- Ernest Nathaniel Peronneau Find A Grave