Hosea Peeples

 

 

Age: 112

 

Summary: oldest person in Illinois considered as one of the state's oldest residents at the time of her death who was born in 1900 when Russia still had a czar, Germany still had a kaiser, William McKinley was president and horses occasionally trampled people in the streets of Chicago.

 

 

Cause of Death: In her sleep

 

Born: February 3, 1900

 

Died: November 20, 2012

 

Location: Chicago, Illinois