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This is a list of oldest people from Estonia.

See also: List of oldest men from Estonia

Oldest living people in Estonia (105+)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age as of 8 Aug 2022
1 Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri F 3 Feb 1914 108 years, 186 days
2 Larissa Sipitsyna F 18 June 1917 105 years, 51 days
3 Jelena Putisepp [1] F 20 July 1917 105 years, 19 days

Oldest Estonians ever (106+)

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age
1 Aline Vassiljev [2] F 16 Apr 1887 11 Jan 1996 108 years, 266 days
2 Elle Malberg F 10 Apr 1907 16 Dec 2015 108 years, 250 days
3 Marta Kivi [3] F 5 Feb 1912 23 Aug 2020 108 years, 200 days
4 Maria Orutalu [4] F 29 July 1903 3 Feb 2012 108 years, 189 days
5 Ann Molder [5] F 17 July 1863 8 Jan 1972 108 years, 175 days
6 Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri [6] F 3 Feb 1914 Living 108 years, 186 days
7 Anna Jurnas [7] F 6 Jan 1892 22 Mar 2000 108 years, 76 days
8 Elisabet Parkson (b.RussiaRUS) F 22 Dec 1899 21 Feb 2008 108 years, 61 days
9 Julie Talts [8] F 25 Nov 1865 2 Jan 1974 108 years, 38 days
10 Alviine Rohtla F 13 Dec 1892 11 Jan 2001 108 years, 29 days
11 Adeele Kisant F 12 Mar 1890 4 Apr 1998 108 years, 23 days
12 Elfriede-Helene Kukk [9] F 5 Mar 1905 1 Feb 2013 107 years, 333 days
13 Anna Kutt [10] F 18 Feb 1911 10 Dec 2018 107 years, 295 days
14 Arved Tamm M 31 Jan 1910 14 Nov 2017 107 years, 287 days
15 Juhan Kallaste [11] M 19 Dec 1891 28 Aug 1999 107 years, 252 days
16 Maria Kolk [12] F 25 Nov 1910 6 June 2018 107 years, 193 days
17 Olga Mihhailova [13] F 16 June 1910 18 Oct 2017 107 years, 124 days
18 Liina Leppik F 13 Nov 1887 1 Feb 1995 107 years, 80 days
19 Vally-Emilie Heinola F 9 July 1913 25 Aug 2020 107 years, 47 days
20 Liisi Vilt F 2 Jan 1898 16 Feb 2005 107 years, 45 days
21 Ellen Latt [14] F 1 Mar 1913 4 Apr 2020 107 years, 34 days
22 Marie Hunt [15] F 7 Apr 1893 7 May 2000 107 years, 30 days
23 Erna Asu [16] F 13 Aug 1915 13 July 2022 106 years, 333 days
24 Hilda Muursepp [17] F 5 Apr 1913 28 Feb 2020 106 years, 329 days
25 Hilda Kasela [18] F 4 Sept 1903 1 July 2010 106 years, 300 days
26 Juuli Laane [19] F 14 Jan 1883 10 Sept 1989 106 years, 239 days
27 Amalie-Vilhelmine Saia [20] F 24 Feb 1910 3 Oct 2016 106 years, 222 days
28 Anna Timmer [21] F 13 July 1906 18 Feb 2013 106 years, 220 days
29 Elfriede Merriküll [22] F 2 June 1915 9 Jan 2022 106 years, 217 days
30 Helene Lumi [23] F 26 July 1908 19 Feb 2015 106 years, 208 days
31 Elsbeth Jahu [24] F 1 Sept 1915 21 Mar 2022 106 years, 200 days
32 Evgenia Altosaar [25] F 13 Dec 1898 19 May 2005 106 years, 157 days
33 Hugo-Eduard Vaino [26] M 10 Oct 1915 9 Mar 2022 106 years, 147 days
34 Aliide-Julianne Pedraudse [27] F 14 Jan 1896 28 May 2002 106 years, 134 days
35 Gerta Virolane [28] F 20 Jan 1914 20 May 2020 106 years, 121 days
36 Alla Kaljula [29] F 26 Sept 1904 18 Dec 2010 106 years, 83 days
37 Adele Lettens F 15 Dec 1895 7 Mar 2002 106 years, 82 days
38 Elbert Vaabo [30] M 23 Dec 1906 26 Feb 2013 106 years, 65 days
39 Karl Plutus M 11 Sept 1904 12 Nov 2010 106 years, 62 days
40 August Turp [31] M 4 Apr 1887 4 June 1993 106 years, 61 days
41 Meeta Penner [32] F 15 Sept 1905 9 Nov 2011 106 years, 55 days
42 Salme Sabolotny [33] F 2 Aug 1911 5 Sept 2017 106 years, 34 days
43 Alma Kraas [34] F 17 Mar 1900 20 Mar 2006 106 years, 3 days

Incomplete cases

Name Sex Birth Death Age
Anna Reinok [35] F 25 Feb 1880 Feb 1988 108 years, 0+ days
Anonymous F July 1913 Jan 2021 107 years, 211+ days
Anastassija Krutilova (b.RussiaRUS)[36] F 6 June 1891 fl.22 Oct 1998 107 years, 143+ days
Elisabeth Nemvalts [37] F 20 Aug 1881 1988 106 years, 211+ days
Marie Sika (b.RussiaRUS)[38] F 1828 c.21 July 1934 106 years, 0+ days
Mihkel Klein[39] M 16 Mar 1854 1960 106 years, 0+ days
Anna Kurrut [40] F 28 Feb 1890 1996 106 years, 0+ days
Liisa Mattis [41] F 1890 1996 106 years, 0+ days

Oldest Estonian emigrants (107+)

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age Country
1 Marta Kallas F 26 Dec 1904 31 May 2014 109 years, 155 days AustraliaAUS
2 Teisi Vainsalu F 13 Nov 1904 12 Nov 2013 108 years, 364 days United StatesUSA
3 Marie Arndt [42] F 20 Sept 1878 27 Apr 1987 108 years, 219 days GermanyGER
4 Katarina Beckman [43] F 27 May 1902 23 Oct 2010 108 years, 149 days SwedenSWE
5 Ellen Aulo F 31 Jan 1892 19 Apr 2000 108 years, 79 days FinlandFIN
6 Pauline Koinberg [44] F 1 Mar 1910 20 Jan 2018 107 years, 325 days SwedenSWE
7 Antonie Soonpaa F 5 Aug 1898 20 Jan 2006 107 years, 168 days United StatesUSA
8 Lilly Kingu [45] F 2 Mar 1907 8 June 2014 107 years, 98 days CanadaCAN
9 Leo Praks [46] M 10 Sept 1911 19 Oct 2018 107 years, 39 days AustraliaAUS

Questionable claims

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age
- Maria Tomson F 27 Dec 1853? 26 Apr 1966 112 years, 120 days?

Chronological list of the oldest living person in Estonia since 1972

      Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan
Unknown 8 Jan 1972
Ann Molder F ?–108 17 July 1863 – 8 Jan 1972
108 years, 175 days
8 Jan 1972 2 Jan 1974
(1 yr, 359 days)
Julie Talts F 106–108 25 Nov 1865 – 2 Jan 1974
108 years, 38 days
2 Jan 1974 Dec 1975
(1 yr, 332 days)
Irina Soovik [47] F 102–103 7 Dec 1871 – Dec 1975
103 years, 300+ days
Dec 1975 29 Sept 1976
(280+ days)
Tiina Ruiga [48] F 102–103 21 June 1873 – 29 Sept 1976
103 years, 100 days
29 Sept 1976 27 Jan 1978
(1 yr, 120 days)
Julia Virma [49] F 101–102 19 Feb 1875 – 27 Jan 1978
102 years, 342 days
2 Mar 1981 Feb 1988
(6 yrs, 300+ days)
Anna Reinok F 101–108 25 Feb 1880 – Feb 1988
108 years, 0+ days
Feb 1988 10 Sept 1989
(1 yr, 194 days)
Juuli Laane F 105–106 14 Jan 1883 – 10 Sept 1989
106 years, 239 days
10 Sept 1989 26 Sept 1990
(1 yr, 16 days)
Marie Kaljulaid [50] F 102–103 4 Mar 1887 – 26 Sept 1990
103 years, 206 days
26 Sept 1990 4 June 1993
(2 yrs, 251 days)
August Turp M 103–106 4 Apr 1887 – 4 June 1993
106 years, 61 days
4 June 1993 11 Jan 1996
(2 yr, 221 days)
Aline Vassiljev F 106–108 16 Apr 1887 – 11 Jan 1996
108 years, 266 days
11 Jan 1996 4 Apr 1998
(1 yr, 95 days)
Adeele Kisant F 105–108 12 Mar 1890 – 4 Apr 1998
108 years, 23 days
4 Apr 1998 28 Aug 1999
(1 yr, 146 days)
Juhan Kallaste M 106–107 19 Dec 1891 – 28 Aug 1999
107 years, 252 days
28 Aug 1999 22 Mar 2000
(207 days)
Anna Jurnas F 107–108 6 Jan 1892 – 22 Mar 2000
108 years, 76 days
22 Mar 2000 11 Jan 2001
(295 days)
Alviine Rohtla F 107–108 13 Dec 1892 – 11 Jan 2001
108 years, 29 days
11 Jan 2001 7 Mar 2002
(1 yr, 55 days)
Adele Lettens F 105–106 15 Dec 1895 – 7 Mar 2002
106 years, 82 days
7 Mar 2002 28 May 2002
(82 days)
Aliide-Julianne Pedraudse F 106 14 Jan 1896 – 28 May 2002
106 years, 134 days
28 May 2002 16 Feb 2005
(2 yrs, 264 days)
Liisi Vilt F 104–107 2 Jan 1898 – 16 Feb 2005
107 years, 45 days
16 Feb 2005 19 May 2005
(92 days)
Evgenia Altosaar F 106 13 Dec 1898 – 19 May 2005
106 years, 157 days
19 May 2005 21 Feb 2008
(2 yrs, 278 days)
Elisabet Parkson F 105–108 22 Dec 1899 – 21 Feb 2008
108 years, 61 days
21 Feb 2008 3 Feb 2012
(3 yrs, 347 days)
Maria Orutalu F 104–108 29 July 1903 – 3 Feb 2012
108 years, 189 days
3 Feb 2012 1 Feb 2013
(364 days)
Elfriede-Helene Kukk F 106–107 5 Mar 1905 – 1 Feb 2013
107 years, 333 days
1 Feb 2013 18 Feb 2013
(17 days)
Anna Timmer F 106 13 July 1906 – 18 Feb 2013
106 years, 220 days
18 Feb 2013 26 Feb 2013
(8 days)
Elbert Vaabo M 106 23 Dec 1906 – 26 Feb 2013
106 years, 65 days
26 Feb 2013 16 Dec 2015
(2 yrs, 293 days)
Elle Malberg F 105-108 10 Apr 1907 – 16 Dec 2015
108 years, 250 days
16 Dec 2015 14 Nov 2017
(1 yr, 333 days)
Arved Tamm M 105–107 31 Jan 1910 – 14 Nov 2017
107 years, 287 days
14 Nov 2017 6 June 2018
(204 days)
Maria Kolk F 106–107 25 Nov 1910 – 6 June 2018
107 years, 193 days
6 June 2018 10 Dec 2018
(187 days)
Anna Kutt F 107 18 Feb 1911 – 10 Dec 2018
107 years, 295 days
10 Dec 2018 23 Aug 2020
(1 year, 256 days)
Marta Kivi F 106–108 5 Feb 1912 – 23 Aug 2020
108 years, 200 days
23 Aug 2020 25 Aug 2020
(2 days)
Vally-Emilie Heinola F 107 9 July 1913 – 25 Aug 2020
107 years, 47 days
25 Aug 2020 Jan 2021
(207 days)
Anonymous F 107 July 1913 – Jan 2021
107 years, 207 days
Jan 2021 Present
(1 years, 187 days)
Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri F 106–108* Born 3 Feb 1914
108 years, 186 days

Chronological list of the oldest living man in Estonia since 1993

      Under 110       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

From To Name Age when
oldest
Lifespan
Unknown 3 June 1993
August Turp ?–106 4 Apr 1887 – 4 June 1993
106 years, 61 days
4 June 1993 1994
(1 yrs, 0+ days)
Grigori Valkevic 103 2 Dec 1890 – 1994
103 years, 0+ days
1994 28 Aug 1999
(4 yrs, 285 days)
Juhan Kallaste 103–107 19 Dec 1891 – 28 Aug 1999
107 years, 252 days
28 Aug 1999 26 Sept 2000
(1 yr, 29 days)
Jaan Kraav 101–102 12 July 1898 – 26 Sept 2000
102 years, 76 days
26 Sept 2000 7 Dec 2001
(1 yr, 72 days)
Johannes Bitter 101–102 28 Jan 1899 – 7 Dec 2001
102 years, 313 days
7 Dec 2001 29 Apr 2003
(1 yr, 143 days)
Eduard Ilves 102–104 29 Jan 1899 – 29 Apr 2003
104 years, 90 days
29 Apr 2003 26 Dec 2004
(1 yr, 241 days)
Johannes Tark 103–104 24 Mar 1900 – 26 Dec 2004
104 years, 277 days
26 Dec 2004 12 Jan 2005
(17 days)
Karl Viilu 103 5 Aug 1901 – 12 Jan 2005
103 years, 160 days
12 Jan 2005 3 Feb 2006
(1 yr, 22 days)
Ants Ilus 103–104 20 Sept 1901 – 3 Feb 2006
104 years, 136 days
3 Feb 2006 8 Feb 2006
(5 days)
Martin Selli 103 30 Dec 1902 – 8 Feb 2006
103 years, 40 days
8 Feb 2006 12 Nov 2010
4 yrs, 277 days
Karl Plutus 102–106 11 Sept 1904 – 12 Nov 2010
106 years, 62 days
12 Nov 2010 26 Feb 2013
(2 yrs, 106 days)
Elbert Vaabo 103–106 23 Dec 1906 – 26 Feb 2013
106 years, 65 days
26 Feb 2013 22 Jan 2014
(330 days)
Heinrich-Eduard Munti 104–105 13 Aug 1908 – 22 Jan 2014
105 years, 162 days
22 Jan 2014 14 Nov 2017
(3 yrs, 296 days)
Arved Tamm 103–107 31 Jan 1910 – 14 Nov 2017
107 years, 287 days
14 Nov 2017 8 May 2020
(2 yrs, 176 days)
Leo Ginovker 103–105 27 Aug 1914 – 8 May 2020
105 years, 255 days
8 May 2020 9 Jan 2021
(246 days)
Aleksandr Razguljajev 105 13 Jan 1915 – 9 Jan 2021
105 years, 362 days
9 Jan 2021 9 Mar 2022
(1 year, 60 days)
Hugo-Eduard Vaino 105–106 10 Oct 1915 – 9 Mar 2022
106 years, 147 days
9 Mar 2022 Present
(0 years, 152 days)
Erdman Blank 104* Born 3 Mar 1918
104 years, 158 days

References

  1. Jelena Putisepp Viljandi vald
  2. Aline Vassiljev Estonian Cemetery Database
  3. Maailma vanim saarlane: MARTA KIVI 106 Saarte Hääl
  4. Maria Orutalu (Meelis) Geni
  5. Ann Mölder (Kurval) Geni
  6. Eesti vanim elanik Ottilie-Armilde Tinnuri saab täna 108-aastaseks Virumaa Teataja, 3 February 2022
  7. Anna Jürnas (Karus) Geni
  8. Julie Talts Estonian Cemetery Database
  9. Virulased paistavad pikaealisusega silma Virumaa Teataja
    Second eldest Estonian dies Postimees
  10. Eesti vanuselt teine elanik tähistas 107. sünnipäeva Louna Eesti Postimees
    Suri vanim eestlane Anna Kütt Louna Eesti Postimees
  11. Juhan Kallaste et.wikipedia
  12. Maria Kolk (Sell) Geni
  13. Valgalanna tõusis eakate eestlaste esikolmikusse Lõuna Eesti Postimees
  14. Ellen Lätt Geni
  15. Marie Hunt Estonian Cemetery Database
  16. Vanim kesklinlane tähistas 105. sünnipäeva Pealinn.ee, 13 August 2020
  17. Hilda Hermilde Müürsepp (Sisask) Geni
  18. Hilda Kasela (Mikkal) Geni
  19. Juuli Lääne (Puust) Geni
  20. Viljandis elav vanaproua tähistab vabariigiga samal päeval oma 106. sünnipäeva Eesti ERR
  21. Anna Timmer tähistas eile oma 105. sünnipäeva Virumaa Teataja, 14 July 2011
    Alma Elfride Timmer Geni
  22. Tänasel kaunil päikesepaistelisel suvepäeval mul oli au õnnitleda sünnipäeva puhul meie linnaosa vanimat elanikku proua Elfriede Merrikülli, kes sai täna 106. Tallinn.ee, 2 June 2021
  23. Helene Lumi (Pärtlpoeg) Geni
  24. Vanim Võru elanik on Elsbeth Jahu Võrumaa Teataja, 9 April 2019
  25. Eugenia Altosaar (Jansons) Geni
  26. Умер старейший в Эстонии мужчина Suri vanim Eesti mees
  27. Aliide-Julianne Pedraudse (Klausson) Geni
  28. Gerta Virolane sai 105 aastat vanaks Tartu Postimees
    Gerta Virolane Geni
  29. Tartlanna Alla Kaljula sai 106 Uudised Tartu Postimees
  30. Elbert Vaabo Haudi
  31. August Turp Estonian Cemetery Database
  32. Tallinna ringkonna liikmed mälestavad pr Meeta Pennerit (1905-2011) Naiskodukaitse
  33. Salme SABOLOTNY Dea Digar
  34. Vanim tallinlane sai 106 Õhtuleht
    Estonian Cemetery Database
  35. Anna Reinok (Vahter) Geni
  36. Vanahärra Poska ootab uut sajandit Eesti Päevaleht
  37. Elisabeth Nemvalts (Peetso) Geni
  38. Maeti 106-aastane naine Maa Hääl
  39. Mihkel Klein Geni
  40. Anna Kurrut Geni
  41. Meie auväärses eas olevad inimesed Eesti Päevaleht
  42. Marie Charlotte Arndt Geni
  43. Katarina Beckman (Wikström) Geni
  44. Vår käraste Pauline Koinberg Familj
  45. Lilly Anita Kingu Estonian Cemetery Database
    Lilly Anita Kingu (Laaberg) Geni
    Lilly (Laaberg) Kingu A. Millard George Funeral Home
  46. Leo Praks Goodwin Annual Activity Statement (page 7) • Leonhard Praks Geni
  47. Rino/Irina Soovik Geni
  48. Tiina Ruiga Estonian Cemetery Portal • Tiina Ruiga Geni
  49. Julia Virma Estonian Cemetery Portal
  50. Marie Kaljulaid Estonian Cemetery Portal

See also

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