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Posted by: @ale76

5. Kathleen Lowery (Tuam, Galway) (b. 19 July 1916), 107 y.o.

Died 20 Dec 2023, 107 yrs 154 days

https://www.midwestradio.ie/index.php/obituaries-home/72847-mary-kathleen-lowery-nee-forry-old-road-tuam-galway-and-kilkee-clare

 

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Would Patricia O'Neill be the new top ten?, born on 11 Nov 1917 in Kildare living in Limerick

RIP Kathleen Lowery

She was the 54th oldest known person in Irish history


   
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Would Patricia O'Neill be the new top ten?, born on 11 Nov 1917 in Kildare living in Limerick

It's probable that there are cases between March and November 1917 - Sr Patricia O'Neill does appear to be still alive though.

 

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4. Ruby Druce (Letterkenny, Donegal) (b. 31 December 1915), 107 y.o. 

Ruby Druce has turned 108 -

https://www.donegallive.ie/news/east-donegal/1383779/happy-108th-birthday-to-ruby-druce-donegal-s-oldest-citizen.html

 

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Top 10 Oldest Living People in Ireland (as of 4th January 2024)
Today's update (Ms. Druce turned 108; Ms. Hynes turned 107 https://www.offalyexpress.ie/news/home/1377364/amazing-offaly-woman-celebrates-her-107th-birthday-with-family-and-friends.html; RIP Ms. Lowery)

1. Kitty Jeffery (Cloyne, Cork) (b. 12 November 1914), 109 y.o. Doyenne of Ireland
2. Phyllis Furness (Oughterard, Galway) (b. 23 May 1915 in the UK), 108 y.o.

3. Bridget Tierney (Loughduff, Cavan) (b. 3 July 1915), 108 y.o. 
4. Ruby Druce (Letterkenny, Donegal) (b. 31 December 1915), 108 y.o. 
5.
 Martin McEvilly (Galway) (b. 26 July 1916), 107 y.o. Doyen of Ireland
6. Julia Robinson (Bettystown, Meath) (b. 12 November 1916), 107? y.o.
7. Ellen Hynes (Offaly) (b. 15 December 1916), 107 y.o.
8. Michael Coyne (Roscommon) (b. 14 January 1917), 106 y.o.
9. Betty McElholm (Limerick) (b. 18 March 1917), 106 y.o.
10. Sr. Patricia O'Neill (Limerick) (b. 11 November 1917), 106 y.o.

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Michael Coyne turned 107 today! (source)


   
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Top 10 Oldest Living People in Ireland (as of 15th January 2024)
Today's update (Mr. Coyne turned 107)

1. Kitty Jeffery (Cloyne, Cork) (b. 12 November 1914), 109 y.o. Doyenne of Ireland
2. Phyllis Furness (Oughterard, Galway) (b. 23 May 1915 in the UK), 108 y.o.

3. Bridget Tierney (Loughduff, Cavan) (b. 3 July 1915), 108 y.o. 
4. Ruby Druce (Letterkenny, Donegal) (b. 31 December 1915), 108 y.o. 
5.
 Martin McEvilly (Galway) (b. 26 July 1916), 107 y.o. Doyen of Ireland
6. Julia Robinson (Bettystown, Meath) (b. 12 November 1916), 107? y.o.
7. Ellen Hynes (Offaly) (b. 15 December 1916), 107 y.o.
8. Michael Coyne (Roscommon) (b. 14 January 1917), 107 y.o.
9. Betty McElholm (Limerick) (b. 18 March 1917), 106 y.o.
10. Sr. Patricia O'Neill (Limerick) (b. 11 November 1917), 106 y.o.

 

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Unfortunately, Kitty Jeffery passed away on Wednesday aged 109 years, 66 days. 

https://www.irishtimes.com/ireland/2024/01/18/one-of-irelands-oldest-women-dies-aged-109/

https://rip.ie/death-notice/kitty-jeffery-cork-glenville-543471

Rest in peace.


   
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Top 10 Oldest Living People in Ireland (as of 19th January 2024)
Today's update (RIP Ms. Jeffery)

1. Phyllis Furness (Oughterard, Galway) (b. 23 May 1915 in the UK), 108 y.o. Doyenne of Ireland
2. Bridget Tierney (Loughduff, Cavan) (b. 3 July 1915), 108 y.o. 
3. Ruby Druce (Letterkenny, Donegal) (b. 31 December 1915), 108 y.o. 
4.
 Martin McEvilly (Galway) (b. 26 July 1916), 107 y.o. Doyen of Ireland
5. Julia Robinson (Bettystown, Meath) (b. 12 November 1916), 107? y.o.
6. Ellen Hynes (Offaly) (b. 15 December 1916), 107 y.o.
7. Michael Coyne (Roscommon) (b. 14 January 1917), 107 y.o.
8. Betty McElholm (Limerick) (b. 18 March 1917), 106 y.o.
9. Sr. Patricia O'Neill (Limerick) (b. 11 November 1917), 106 y.o.
10. Susana Eva Lindsay (Mayo) (b. 15 November 1917), 106 y.o.

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Sadly, Bridget Tierney passed away yesterday evening aged 108 years, 238 days (claimed 240 days). She was the oldest known living Irish-born person. 

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Rest in peace. 

 

 


   
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5 generations, quite rare here. May she RIP.

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Top 10 Oldest Living People in Ireland (as of 29th February 2024)
Today's update (RIP Ms. Tierne
y)

1. Phyllis Furness (Oughterard, Galway) (b. 23 May 1915 in the UK), 108 y.o. Doyenne of Ireland
2. Ruby Druce (Letterkenny, Donegal) (b. 31 December 1915), 108 y.o. 
3.
 Martin McEvilly (Galway) (b. 26 July 1916), 107 y.o. Doyen of Ireland
4. Julia Robinson (Bettystown, Meath) (b. 12 November 1916), 107? y.o.
5. Ellen Hynes (Offaly) (b. 15 December 1916), 107 y.o.
6. Michael Coyne (Roscommon) (b. 14 January 1917), 107 y.o.
7. Betty McElholm (Limerick) (b. 18 March 1917), 106 y.o.
8. Sr. Patricia O'Neill (Limerick) (b. 11 November 1917), 106 y.o.
9. Susana Eva Lindsay (Mayo) (b. 15 November 1917), 106 y.o.
10. Sr. Colette Hickey (Cork) (b. 31 January 1918), 106 y.o.

Thanks, Robbie.

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Sr. Colette Hickey of Cork turned 106 on 31 Jan:


   
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Posted by: @robbie

Bridget Tierney

19 oldest person in Irish history

RIP

 


   
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