Violet Marie Lyman

 

 

Age: 104

 

Summary: one of the last survivor of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, the nation's most devastating quake, who became somewhat of a celebrity when she joined seven other survivors at a centennial celebration of the event filmed by the Dateline TV staff and broadcast on the Today Show.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: July 30, 1903

 

Died: December 4, 2007

 

Location: Folsom, California