Person:Grace Jones (35)

Grace Adelaide Jones
Facts and Events
Name Grace Adelaide Jones
Gender Female
Birth[1][5][7][8][9][10] 7 Dec 1899 Bermondsey, London, England
Census[2] 1901 Bermondsey, London, England
Census[1] 1911 Bermondsey, London, England67 Vienna Road
Residence[3] 1945 Bermondsey, London, EnglandBevington Street
Residence[3] 1946 Bermondsey, London, EnglandBevington Street
Residence[9] 4 Jul 2012 Rotherhithe, Surrey, England
Employment[5] Biscuit Factory
Employment[11] Seamstress
Employment[11] Civil Servant
Residence[5] 7 Dec 2012 Bermondsey, London, EnglandSouthwark Park Estate
Death[4][6] 14 Nov 2013 Lambeth, Surrey, EnglandSt. Thomas Hospital


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Grace Adelaide Jones (7 December 1899 – 14 November 2013) was a British supercentenarian, who, at the age of 113 years, 342 days,[1] was the oldest verified living person in the United Kingdom, and the world's sixth-oldest living person until her death in November 2013. Until her death she was the last known living British person to have been born in the 1800s.[2]

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 14 General Register Office: 1911 Census Schedules.

    Class: RG14; Piece: 1906

  2. General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 13 General Register Office: 1901 Census Schedules.

    Class: RG13; Piece: 392; Folio: 34; Page: 59

  3. 3.0 3.1 London, England. Electoral Registers, 1835-1965.

    Electoral Registers. London, England: London Metropolitan Archives

  4. *For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Grace Jones (supercentenarian). , in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Oldest person in Britain celebrates her 113th birthday, in Daily Record and Sunday Mail, 8 Dec 2012.

    "Grace was born on December 7, 1899"

  6. Oldest person in the UK: Ethel Lang, in Oldest In Britain.

    "death of 113-year-old Grace Jones on 14 November 2013"

  7. Britain's oldest woman, 112, burgled by thug who tricked his way into her London home, in London Evening Standard, 4 Jul 2012.

    "burglar breaks in month after 112th. birthday"

  8. Britain's oldes woman robbed aged 112: Vile thug jailed for raid which left frail Grace living in fear, in Mirror, 5 Jul 2012.

    "Suffers group of break ins starting 5 days before birthday"

  9. 9.0 9.1 Britain's oldest woman, 112, who survived the Blitz and lost her fiancé in the trenches left too scared to leave her home after being targeted by cowardly thief , in Mail Online, 4 Jul 2012.

    "just celebrated 112th. birthday and she was attacked in her home in Rotherhithe, south London"

  10. Today's Birthdays, Friday 7 December 2012, in The 110 Club, 12 Dec 2012.

    "Grace Adelaide Jones, 113"

  11. 11.0 11.1 Grace Jones: Britain's oldest person, who worked as a seamstress and a civil servant until her retirement in the 1960s, in The Independent, 20 Nov 2012.

    "Jones was born in Bermondsey, south London, in December 1899, one of eight children."

  12.   Doris tells people she is 21 - at the tender age of 108, in South Wales Evening Post, 8 Aug 2012.

    "The oldest woman in the UK is believed to be Grace Adelaide Jones, who is 112."