Bertha Blair at the age of 109.
|Birth:||30 December 1875|
Clarion, Iowa, USA
|Death:||9 February 1988|
Salinas, California, USA
|Age:||112 years, 41 days|
Bertha Blair (née Noble; 30 December 1875 – 9 February 1988) was a verified American supercentenarian.
Bertha Adeline was born in Clarion, Iowa as the daughter of Bryant and Frances Nichols Noble. The family moved to Dakota, and then to California. Bertha married James T. Blair in Fresno, California on 1 January 1896. The couple had four children: Frank, Beulah, Pearl and Zelma. The family moved around a bit, first to Arizona, then to Oregon and then back to California. Bertha Blair died in Salinas, Monterey, California on 9 February 1988, aged 112 years, 41 days.