Sarah Davey

Sarah Davey
Birth: 29 April 1894
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Death: 3 July 2004
Suffolk Park, New South Wales, Australia
Age: 110 years, 65 days

Sarah Alice Davey (née Ellis; 29 April 1894 – 3 July 2004) was a British-Australian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Sarah Davey was born in Leeds, England, United Kingdom on 29 April 1894 to Alfred & Mary Ellis formerly Brooks. She married Albert Davey in 22 November 1924 and later emigrated to Australia. She had one son Kenneth.

Following the death of Alice Lindsay on 1 July 2004, Davey was believed to be oldest living woman in Australia, a title she would only hold two days.

Sarah Davey died in Pinehaven Nursing Home, Suffolk Park, New South Wales, Australia on 3 July 2004, at the age of 110 years, 65 days. After her death, Myra Nicholson became the oldest living woman in Australia.


Australia's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (V • TE)

Helen DunbarJessie PearceClara ByrneAda SharpHonora CorriganMary KeeferJosephine GasseElizabeth SwattonSamuel RoweSarah Potter • Jane Piercy • Mary NixonCaroline Mockridge • Agnes Dodds • Mary Hurley • Ada WhitfieldBeatrice Pollock • Gertie Nesbitt • Kit St. Clair • Ada Cleggett • Ada Stockdale • Mary MacPherson • Christina Cock • Jessie Hurley • Alice Lindsay • Sarah DaveyMyra Nicholson • E. Beatrice Riley • John Campbell Ross • Miriam Schmierer • Eva McConnell • Jane Gray • Vi Robbins • Ethel Farrell • Mary Whitehurst • Marjorie CookeMargaret VivianWilhelmina OverallAgnes Kluckhenn • Mabel CrosbyDexter KrugerIvy TateIna Reid

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