Maude Farris-Luse

 

 

 

Age: 115

 

Summary: oldest recognized person in the world who held the title in June 2001 at the time of her death, and who married her first husband in 1903 as a 16 year old and outlived six of her seven children.

 

 

Cause of Death: Pneumonia

 

Born: January 21, 1887

 

Died: March 18, 2002

 

Location: Coldwater, Michigan