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Ghost cases are paper claims to extreme age, where the claimant died earlier than their presumed death date. SSDI's often put people's death dates much later than their real ones, so they contribute some of the cases to this list. This list is not arranged in any order.

List

No. Name Sex Date of birth Thought
date of death
Actual
date of death
Thought age Actual age Country
1 Sogen Kato [1] M 22 July 1899 July 2010 c.Nov 1978 110 years, 0-22 days 79 years JapanJPN
2 Elena Grillo [2] F 21 Sep 1901 Oct 2011 c.2001 110 years, 8-39 days 100 years Italy ITA
3 Webster Collins [3] M 5 Jan 1902 23 Jan 2012 13 Nov 1965 110 years, 347 days 63 years, 313 days United StatesUSA?
4 Hazel Williams [4] F 5 Sep 1889 11 Jan 2003 Jan 1983 113 years, 129 days 93 years, 118-149 days United StatesUSA
5 Jennie Hicks [5] F 10 May 1882 c.1994 c.1947 111-112 years 64-65 years United StatesUSA
6 John Wigginton [6] M 6 Mar 1902 1 Dec 2013 c.1970 111 years, 270 days 67-68 years United Kingdom UK
7 Jesse Duffield [7] M 19 Sep 1899 22 Jan 2013 c.1987 114 years, 125 days 87-88 years United Kingdom UK
8 Elena Iosifovna Glebko [8] F 14 July 1904 Apr 2018 1988 113 years, 261-290 days 84 years BelarusBLR
9 Fusa Furuya [9] F July 1897 Aug 2010 fl.1986 113 years, 1-61 days 89+ years JapanJPN
10 Pierre Marius Galante [10] M 15 Oct 1903 20 Feb 2020 fl.6 Jan 1928 116 years, 128 days 24 years, 83 days+ FranceFRA

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