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Violet Mosse Brown
10 March 1900
Duanvale , Trelawny , British Jamaica
|Died||15 September 2017
Montego Bay, Saint James Parish, Jamaica
|Other names||Violete Brown, Violet Mosse-Brown, Violet Moss|
|Spouse(s)||Augustus Gaynor Brown (died 1978)|
|Children||6 (4 alive)|
|Parent(s)||John and Elizabeth Mosse|
Violet Brown (née Mosse; 10 March 1900 – 15 September 2017) was a Jamaican supercentenarian who at the time of her death, at the age of 117 years, 189 days, was the oldest verified living person in the world from the death of Emma Morano on 15 April 2017 until her death in September 2017.
She was also the first verified supercentenarian from Jamaica and the oldest verified Jamaican person ever.
Her date of birth was variously reported as 4 March 1900, 10 March 1900, and 15 March 1900. However, it was officially recognised as 10 March 1900 by the Guinness World Records.
|Oldest verified living person
15 April 2017 — 15 September 2017
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