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This is a list of supercentenarians of the Caribbean who have attained the age of at least 110 years. There have been 22 supercentenarians from the Caribbean validated or pending by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).[1] The oldest validated person ever from the Caribbean is Violet Brown of Jamaica who died in 2017 aged 117 years, 189 days. The oldest validated male is Emiliano Mercado del Toro, of Puerto Rico who died in 2007 aged 115 years, 156 days. Unvalidated claims above 115 can go to longevity claims.

Living supercentenarians in the Caribbean

Below is a list of the oldest living people in the Caribbean. Those listed as 'validated' have been validated by an international body that specifically deals in longevity research, such as the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). Those listed as 'pending' have provided at least one document supporting the claimed age.

      Verified [2]       Unverified

Rank Name Sex Birth Age as of 3 December 2021 Region of birth Country of
residence
Eslin Mulgrave-Collins F 2 Apr 1909 112 years, 245 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Irena Martial F 28 June 1909 112 years, 158 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Concepcion Alarcon Vega F 8 Dec 1909 111 years, 360 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Maria Luisa Benjamin F 23 July 1910 111 years, 133 days Saint Kitts and NevisKNA ArubaARU,NetherlandsNED
Faustina Abreu Columbie F 3 Oct 1910 111 years, 61 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Juan Escribano M 24 Nov 1910 111 years, 9 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Juliana Sambin F 17 Feb 1911 110 years, 279 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Lilian Gonzalez de Andujar F 6 Apr 1911 110 years, 241 days Dominican RepublicDOM Dominican RepublicDOM
Justine Cognon F 14 Apr 1911 110 years, 233 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Leonila Maria de las Nieves Falcon Castellano F 19 Apr 1911 110 years, 228 days SpainESP CubaCUB
Emilienne Becarmin F 4 June 1911 110 years, 182 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA

Living emigrant supercentenarians of the Caribbean

Rank Name Sex Birth Age as of 3 December 2021 Region of birth Country of
residence
Dora Skeen F 29 Dec 1910 110 years, 339 days JamaicaJAM CanadaCAN

Supercentenarians of the Caribbean

      Deceased (Verified) [2]       Living (Verified)       Pending [3]

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Region of birth Region of death
1 Violet Brown F 10 Mar 1900 15 Sept 2017 117 years, 189 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
2 Emiliano Mercado del Toro M 21 Aug 1891 24 Jan 2007 115 years, 156 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
3 Ramona Trinidad Iglesias-Jordan F 31 Aug 1889 29 May 2004 114 years, 272 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
4 Eugenie Blanchard [4] F 16 Feb 1896 4 Nov 2010 114 years, 261 days Saint Barthélemy (France)BLM, FRA Saint Barthélemy (France)BLM, FRA
5 Faustina Sarmiento Pupo F 15 Feb 1905 16 Sept 2019 114 years, 213 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Ida Stewart F 13 Nov 1896 12 Nov 2010 113 years, 364 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Ellen Spencer F 4 Jan 1894 28 Dec 2006 113 years, 359 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
6 Luce Maced F 2 May 1886 25 Feb 2000 113 years, 299 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Ursula Krigger [5] F 22 Apr 1902 10 Sept 2015 113 years, 141 days Danish West Indies United States Virgin IslandsVIR,United StatesUSA
Lillian Anderson F 28 Feb 1898 2 July 2011 113 years, 124 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Eugena Davidson F 22 Aug 1899 13 Dec 2012 113 years, 113 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
7 Julie Montabord F 17 Apr 1906 18 jul 2019 113 years, 92 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
8 James Sisnett M 22 Feb 1900 23 May 2013 113 years, 90 days BarbadosBRB BarbadosBRB
Christina Cetoute F 9 June 1903? 24 Aug 2016 113 years, 76 days? Saint LuciaLCA Saint LuciaLCA
9 Marthe Roch F 19 Aug 1907 21 Sept 2020 113 years, 33 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
10 Emilio Flores Marquez M 8 Aug 1908 12 Aug 2021 113 years, 4 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Eslin Mulgrave-Collins F 2 Apr 1909 Living 112 years, 245 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
11 Irenise Moulonguet F 6 Nov 1900 28 May 2013 112 years, 203 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Jules Theobald M 13 Apr 1909 5 Oct 2021 112 years, 171 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Irena Martial F 28 June 1909 Living 112 years, 158 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Beatrice Byfield F 28 June 1907 26 Aug 2019 112 years, 59 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
12 Mathilde Octavie Tafna F 16 Mar 1895 1 May 2007 112 years, 46 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Millicent Yearwood F 22 July 1907 22 Aug 2019 112 years, 33 days BarbadosBRB BarbadosBRB
Francis Felix M 4 Oct 1905? 3 Nov 2017 112 years, 30 days? Trinidad & TobagoTRI Trinidad & TobagoTRI
Concepcion Alarcon Vega F 8 Dec 1909 Living 111 years, 360 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Eunis Pryce F 20 Apr 1909 20 Feb 2021 111 years, 306 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
13 Felicite Jandia F 12 Feb 1881 7 Dec 1992 111 years, 299 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Flora Lora Danger F 4 Apr 1909 18 Jan 2021 111 years, 289 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Juliana Boland F 25 Apr 1904? 25 Jan 2016 111 years, 275 days? Trinidad & TobagoTRI Trinidad & TobagoTRI
Pedro Batista Layana M 25 Jun 1909 7 Mar 2021 111 years, 255 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Violet Joseph F 28 Jan 1899 4 Oct 2010 111 years, 249 days DominicaDMA DominicaDMA
Melville Williams M 21 Feb 1910 21 Jul 2021 111 years, 150 days BarbadosBRB BarbadosBRB
Vivian Reese F 8 Dec 1906? 21 Apr 2018 111 years, 134 days? Trinidad & TobagoTRI Trinidad & TobagoTRI
Maria Luisa Benjamin F 23 July 1910 Living 111 years, 133 days Saint Kitts and NevisKNA ArubaARU,NetherlandsNED
Faustina Abreu Columbie F 3 Oct 1910 Living 111 years, 61 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
Ulis Badley F 18 Dec 1896 30 Jan 2008 111 years, 43 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Germaine Jacmel F 20 Apr 1905 5 May 2016 111 years, 15 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Juan Escribano M 24 Nov 1910 Living 111 years, 9 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Gloria Castellanos Alvarez F 16 Sept 1905 21 Sept 2016 111 years, 5 days Dominican RepublicDOM Dominican RepublicDOM
Zephrine Antonia Thomas F 26 Aug 1906 30 Aug 2017 111 years, 4 days DominicaDMA United States Virgin IslandsVIR,United StatesUSA
Maria Mojica Torres F 3 May 1903 30 Apr 2014 110 years, 362 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA
Elsie Ward F 13 Jan 1903 6 Nov 2013 110 years, 297 days BarbadosBRB Saint LuciaLCA
Howard Kemp [6] M 10 Jan 1908? 28 Oct 2018 110 years, 291 days? The BahamasBAH The BahamasBAH
Juliana Sambin F 17 Feb 1911 Living 110 years, 289 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Elise Henry F 21 Jan 1908 c.23 Oct 2018 110 years, c.276 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Anoncia Irma Agathe F 26 Mar 1906 26 Dec 2016 110 years, 275 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Louise Thorne F 1 Jan 1908? 1-15 Oct 2018 110 years, 272-287 days? BarbadosBRB BarbadosBRB
Emily Clarke F 17 Nov 1902 1 June 2013 110 years, 257 days BarbadosBRB BarbadosBRB
Lilian Gonzalez de Andujar F 6 Apr 1911 Living 110 years, 241 days Dominican RepublicDOM Dominican RepublicDOM
Justine Cognon F 14 Apr 1911 Living 110 years, 233 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Irene Carlos F 21 Jan 1902 8 Sept 2012 110 years, 229 days Antigua and BarbudaATG Antigua and BarbudaATG
Elbert Blades M 7 Apr 1902? 16 Nov 2012 110 years, 229 days? Trinidad & TobagoTRI Trinidad & TobagoTRI
Leonila Maria de las Nieves Falcon Castellano F 19 Apr 1911 Living 110 years, 228 days SpainESP CubaCUB
Hyppolyte Cadou M 16 Aug 1909 13 Mar 2020 110 years, 210 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Emilienne Becarmin F 4 June 1911 Living 110 years, 182 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Eva de Miranda F 7 Sep 1910 26 Feb 2021 110 years, 172 days CubaCUB CubaCUB
14 Louise Bilon F 15 Aug 1896 25 Jan 2007 110 years, 163 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Mathias McDonald M 10 Mar 1904? 20 Aug 2014 110 years, 163 days? JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Daisy Cammock-Bennett F 3 Jan 1903 10 June 2013 110 years, 158 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Estella Thelwell F 14 Feb 1911 4 July 2021 110 years, 140 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
15 Ismene Baffard F 24 Oct 1898 4 Mar 2009 110 years, 131 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Edith Francis F 20 Mar 1880 28 July 1990 110 years, 130 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Leone Beziat F 2 May 1911 13 Aug 2021 110 years, 103 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Ferdeline Vergelas-Tamarin F 1 June 1903 13 Aug 2013 110 years, 73 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
16 Veronique Louis-Sidney[4] F 23 June 1900 13 Aug 2010 110 years, 51 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Emile Arsene M 18 May 1911 12 Jun 2021 110 years, 25 days Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA Guadeloupe (France)GLP,FranceFRA
Subhagiya Sarran F 13 Dec 1901? fl.30 Dec 2011 110 years, fl.17 days? Trinidad & TobagoTRI Trinidad & TobagoTRI
Vincente Constance Newton F 10 Sep 1911 24 Sep 2021 110 years, 14 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
Eliza Turnbull F 6 Oct 1900 17 Oct 2010 110 years, 11 days British Virgin IslandsBVI British Virgin IslandsBVI
Elaine Ollivierre F 1 Nov 1909 10 Nov 2019 110 years, 9 days Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesVCT Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesVCT
Soogaree Jattan F 30 May 1904? 1 June 2014 110 years, 2 days? IndiaIND Trinidad & TobagoTRI

Limbo Cases

      Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Last Reported Age Country of birth Country of death
Jane Young F 22 June 1901 fl.13 July 2013 112 years, fl.21 days JamaicaJAM JamaicaJAM
Juan Suarez Cedeno M 27 Sep 1909 fl.4 Oct 2019 110 years, 7+ days CubaCUB CubaCUB

Emigrant supercentenarians of the Caribbean

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Region of birth Country of death
1 Antonia Gerena Rivera F 19 May 1900 2 June 2015 115 years 14 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA United StatesUSA
Betsy Stanford F 30 Nov 1903 7 June 2017 113 years, 189 days JamaicaJAM United StatesUSA
2 Brigida Dearroyo F 7 Oct 1888 31 Dec 2000 112 years, 85 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA United StatesUSA
Irene Castera F 7 Jan 1910 12 Sep 2021 111 years, 248 days HaitiHAI FranceFRA
Marie-Reine Sylvestre F 6 Sept 1907 6 May 2019 111 years, 242 days Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA FranceFRA
Vera Walters F 14 Dec 1904 3 May 2016 111 years, 141 days JamaicaJAM United StatesUSA
Elsada Duncan F 15 Jan 1908 16 Mar 2019 111 years, 60 days JamaicaJAM United StatesUSA
Violet Cave F 28 Feb 1909 3 Mar 2020 111 years, 4 days BarbadosBRB United StatesUSA
Dora Skeen F 29 Dec 1910 Living 110 years, 339 days JamaicaJAM CanadaCAN
3 Rosalind Hill F 30 Mar 1899 18 Jan 2010 110 years, 294 days Saint Kitts and NevisKNA United StatesUSA
Ernesta Garcia F 7 Nov 1910 19 Jul 2021 110 years, 254 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA United StatesUSA
Amy Johnson F 18 Oct 1907 6 June 2018 110 years, 231 days JamaicaJAM United Kingdom UK
Anne Helene Nouel Joubert de Lopez [7][8][9] F 22 Feb 1910 4 Sept 2020 110 years, 192 days CuraçaoCUW,NetherlandsNED VenezuelaVEN
Josephine Melecio F 26 Mar 1911 20 Aug 2021 110 years, 147 days Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSA United StatesUSA
Gertrudis Balsinde F 17 Nov 1900 17 Mar 2011 110 years, 120 days CubaCUB United StatesUSA
Una Kydd F 26 Sept 1910 8 Dec 2020 110 years, 73 days Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesVCT CanadaCAN
Edilia Ramona Nunez F 28 Feb 1911 10 May 2021 110 years, 71 days Dominican RepublicDOM United StatesUSA
Valentina Williams F 23 Aug 1909 18 Oct 2019 110 years, 56 days CubaCUB United StatesUSA
Henrietta Bruce F 18 July 1891 21 July 2001 110 years, 3 days BarbadosBRB United StatesUSA

Limbo Cases

      Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Last Reported Age Country of birth Country of death
Ermisna Theodore F 12 Sept 1907 fl.13 Sept 2019 112 years, 1+ day HaitiHAI United StatesUSA

References

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