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Henrietta Bruce
Birth: 18 July 1891
Death: 21 July 2001
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Age: 110 years, 3 days
Country: BarbadosBRBUnited StatesUSA

Henrietta Bruce (neé Goddard; 18 July 1891 – 21 July 2001) was a Barbadian-American supercentenarian whose age is pending validation by the Gerontology Research Group.


Henrietta Bruce was born in Barbados (then British West Indies) on 18 July 1891. She was one of ten children. In 1921, she married William B. Bruce. They had one son, William Bruce, who died in his 80s.

Henrietta Bruce died at Bay Tower Nursing Center in Providence, Rhode Island, USA, on 21 July 2001, aged 110 years, 3 days. At the time of death, she was the oldest known living Barbadian-born person.