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Suoma Korkee
Birth: 30 May 1886
Satakunta, Finland
Death: 1 August 1998
Raynham, Massachusetts, USA
Age: 112 years, 77 days
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Suoma Korkee (née Lehtanen; 30 May 1886 – 1 August 1998) was a pending Finnish-American supercentenarian. She remains the second-oldest person ever born in Finland (behind Maria Rothovius) and the oldest emigrant from Finland.

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Suoma Korkee was born on 30 May 1886 in Satakunta, Finland, daughter of Fihtari Lehtanen and Hanrüka Lehtanen. She moved in Massachusetts to the United States on 27 April 1907. In 1920, she married Sven Alfred Korkee (b. 8 March 1883). Her daughter, Nina Korkee Pace died on 9 January 1998.

She died in Raynham, Massachusetts on 1 August 1998 at the age of 112 years, 77 days. At the time of her death, she was the oldest person ever born in Finland.

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