Dorothy Marlowe on her 110th birthday.
|Birth:||22 May 1907|
Logan, Utah, USA
110 years, 208 days
Dorothy Marlowe (née Watkins) (born 22 May 1907) is an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is the oldest known living person in Utah.
Dorothy Marlowe was born Dorothy Watkins on 22 May 1907 in Logan, Utah, USA to parents Mack and Dora (née Nelson) Watkins. She received a teaching certificate from the Agricultural College of Utah (which later became the Utah State University). In 1929, she began teaching home economics in Franklin, Idaho.
On 20 September 1933, she married Dr. Clifford Marlowe and had three children with him: Richard, June and Portia. After their marriage, she settled in Seattle, Washington, where she stopped teaching to focus on raising her children.
After Clifford died, Dorothy went travelling around the world, visiting places such as Europe, Asia, and South America. In 2016, aged 109, she moved back to Logan, Utah, after living in Seattle for 83 years.
Dorothy Marlowe currently lives in North Logan, Utah, USA, at the age of 110 years, 208 days. She has been recognised as Utah's oldest person by the Governor's Century Club of Utah.
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