Jeralean Talley facts for kids
May 23, 1899
|Died||June 17, 2015
(aged 116 years, 25 days)
Inkster, Michigan, United States
|Known for||Oldest living person (April 6, 2015 — June 17, 2015)|
|Spouse(s)||Alfred Talley (1893–1988)
(m. 1936–88; his death)
|Parent(s)||Samuel and Amelia Kurtz|
She was previously thought to be the oldest living American, from the death of Elsie Thompson on March 21, 2013 until Gertrude Weaver was verified to be older in July 2014. Upon Weaver's death on April 6, 2015, Talley became the world's oldest living person evidence of their age.
|Oldest verified living person
April 6, 2015 — June 17, 2015
Susannah Mushatt Jones
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