Nellie Arnett

 

Age: 105

 

Summary: survivor of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake who was born to Scandinavian immigrant parents in San Francisco on New Year's Day 1904 and said one of her earliest memories was riding in her family's horse-drawn wagon and surveying the devastation of the great quake that destroyed much of the city.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: January 1, 1904

 

Died: January 15, 2009

 

Location: Santa Rosa, California