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This is a list of supercentenarians who were born and died in the US state of Maryland.

The current validated state record holder is Julia Nutwell, who died 1998 aged 112 years, 57 days. However, Pennsylvania-born Helen Wheat died in Maryland in 2016 aged 113 years, 153 days, making her the oldest validated person to die in Maryland. The oldest validated man ever born in Maryland is Zachariah Blackistone, whi died in Washington, D.C. in 1982 aged 111 years, 61 days. The oldest known man ever living in Maryland is Ezra Hill, aged 111 years, 157 days.

Supercentenarians born in Maryland

      Deceased (validated)       Living       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age State of death
Ruby Staley F 8 June 1908 28 Mar 2021 112 years, 293 days Maryland
Nellie Stanford F 11 Aug 1876 19 Feb 1989 112 years, 192 days Pennsylvania
1 Downing Kay F 23 Nov 1907 15 May 2020 112 years, 174 days Maryland
2 Julia Nutwell F 30 July 1886 25 Sept 1998 112 years, 57 days Maryland
3 Bina Harbaugh F 1 Dec 1887 1 Sept 1999 111 years, 274 days Pennsylvania
4 Pearl Bradford F 22 Mar 1892 20 Nov 2003 111 years, 243 days Virginia
Martha Brown F 17 Feb 1858 5 Aug 1969 111 years, 169 days Pennsylvania
Agnes Reisenweber F 29 Oct 1906 14 Apr 2018 111 years, 167 days Maryland
Helen Turner F 1 Apr 1907 2 Aug 2018 111 years, 123 days New Jersey
5 Zachariah Blackistone M 16 Feb 1871 18 Apr 1982 111 years, 61 days District of Columbia
Ezra Hill M 19 Dec 1910 Living 111 years, 157 days Maryland
6 Edith Land F 20 Feb 1879 19 Feb 1990 110 years, 364 days New Jersey
7 Daphne Brann F 4 Aug 1890 10 Mar 2001 110 years, 218 days Florida
8 Eva Bloodsworth F 3 Nov 1872 21 Apr 1983 110 years, 169 days Maryland
9 Audrey Phillips F 16 June 1887 20 Sept 1997 110 years, 96 days Maryland
Annie Matthews F 26 Sept 1909 12 Dec 2019 110 years, 77 days Maryland

Supercentenarians who died or live in Maryland

      Deceased (validated)       Living       Validated (disputed)       Pending       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Death Age State/country
of birth
1 Helen Wheat F 16 Sept 1902 16 Feb 2016 113 years, 153 days Pennsylvania
Ruby Staley F 8 June 1908 28 Mar 2021 112 years, 293 days Maryland
2 Downing Kay F 23 Nov 1907 15 May 2020 112 years, 174 days Maryland
Bessie Harding F 28 Nov 1909 16 Feb 2022 112 years, 80 days Virginia
3 Julia Nutwell F 30 July 1886 25 Sept 1998 112 years, 57 days Maryland
Grace Jenkins F 15 Apr 1907 21 Feb 2019 111 years, 312 days ?
Alice Knox F 4 Jan 1906 c.30 June 2017 111 years, c.177 days North Carolina
Agnes Reisenweber F 29 Oct 1906 14 Apr 2018 111 years, 167 days Maryland
4 Edith Taylor F 1 May 1894 30 July 2005 111 years, 50 days West Virginia
Genevieve Duffy F 9 May 1908 28 June 2019 111 years, 50 days New Jersey
Ezra Hill M 19 Dec 1910 Living 111 years, 157 days Maryland
5 Dora McRae F 29 Aug 1899 26 Sept 2010 111 years, 28 days New Mexico
Aline Miles F 2 Mar 1911 Living 111 years, 84 days District of Columbia
Matilda Gwynn F 18 Sept 1908 10 June 2019 110 years, 265 days ?
6 Eva Bloodsworth F 3 Nov 1872 21 Apr 1983 110 years, 169 days Maryland
Gertrude Tanner F 12 Sept 1911 19 Feb 2022 110 years, 160 days ?
Esther Miller F 14 Nov 1906 18 Apr 2017 110 years, 155 days Indiana
7 Audrey Phillips F 16 June 1887 20 Sept 1997 110 years, 96 days Maryland
8 Ann Pouder F 8 Apr 1807 10 July 1917 110 years, 93 days United Kingdom UK
Annie Matthews F 26 Sept 1909 12 Dec 2019 110 years, 77 days Maryland
9 Ella Stumpe F 12 July 1895 16 Aug 2005 110 years, 35 days North Dakota
Eleze Waesche F 9 Feb 1867 9 Mar 1977 110 years, 28 days Virginia

Chronological list of the oldest person in Maryland since 2017

      GRG-Validated       GRG-Pending       GRG-Unvalidated       Under 110       Current Titleholder

From To Name Sex Age when
oldest
Lifespan Place of death
? c.30 June 2017 Alice Knox F ? – 111 4 Jan 1906 – c.30 June 2017
111 years, c.177 days
District Heights
c.30 June 2017 14 Apr 2018
(c.288 days)
Agnes Reisenweber F 110 – 111 29 Oct 1906 – 14 Apr 2018
111 years, 167 days
Catonsville
14 Apr 2018 21 Feb 2019
(313 days)
Grace Jenkins F 110 – 111 15 Apr 1907 – 21 Feb 2019
111 years, 312 days
Baltimore
21 Feb 2019 15 May 2020
(1 yr, 84 days)
Downing Kay F 111 – 112 23 Nov 1907 – 15 May 2020
112 years, 174 days
Baltimore
15 May 2020 28 Mar 2021
(317 days)
Ruby Staley F 111 – 112 8 June 1908 – 28 Mar 2021
112 years, 293 days
Williamsport
28 Mar 2021 16 Feb 2022
(325 days)
Bessie Harding F 111 – 112 28 Nov 1909 – 16 Feb 2022
112 years, 80 days
Baltimore
16 Feb 2022 Present
(0 years, 98 days)
Ezra Hill M 111* Born 19 Dec 1910
111 years, 157 days
Lives in
Catonsville

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