Catherine Connelly


Age: 109


Summary: Connecticut woman who as an 11-year-old in 1904 was one of only 210 survivors of the General Slocum excursion boat disaster on the East River that killed 1,021 and was the second to last survivor (98-year-old Adella Wotherspoon of New Jersey is the last).



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: April 4, 1893


Died: October 17, 2002


Location: Wilton, Connecticut