Nelly de Vries-Lammerts

Nellij H. M. (Nelly) de Vries-Lammerts (5 May 1905 - 27 August 2015) was a Dutch supercentenarian who was the oldest person in The Netherlands from the death of 111-year-old Egbertje Leutscher-de Vries on 14 August 2014. She's currently unverified.


Nelly de Vries-Lammerts was born on 5 May 1905 (exactly fourty years before Liberation Day of The Netherlands during World War II) in Rotterdam, Netherlands to parents Lambertus Alphonsus Lammerts and Johanna Henderika Draisma. During her early life, she lived in Rotterdam, Doorwerth, 's-Hertogenbosch and Utrecht. She married in 1933 and in 1935, the couple eventually moved to Amersfoort (where she would die eighty years later). She gave birth to six children. She became a widow in 1969.

Mrs. De Vries-Lammerts received her driver's license on age 65 and she even drove a car until age 86. Eventually, Mrs. De Vries-Lammerts passed away on 27 August 2015 at retirement home 'De Koperhorst' in Amersfoort, Netherlands.


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