Elsie Thompson
Elsie Thompson
Birth: 5 April 1899
Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 21 March 2013
Clearwater, Florida, USA
Age: 113 years, 350 days
Country: USA FlagUSA

Elsie Marie Thomspon (née Calvert) (5 April 1899 – 21 March 2013) was a validated American supercentenarian.


Elsie Marie Thompson was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA, on 5 April 1899 and passed away in Clearwater, Florida, USA, on 21 March 2013. She was believed to be the oldest American from 2 January 2013 until her own death. However, Gertrude Weaver was later validated to have been born earlier. She was the last validated Florida citizen born in the 1800s and the fifth validated oldest person in the world. She died as the joint-95th oldest validated person in history (along with Miriam Carpelan), aged 113 years, 350 days.


Gerontology Research Group