Oldest living person in the UK: Mollie Walker
Mary "Mollie" Walker (née Hybart, born 5 February 1909) from Kingwood, Oxfordshire is a British supercentenarian. She was born in Pencoedtre, Glamorgan, Wales. At the age of 112, Mollie is the oldest living person in the United Kingdom following the death of 112-year-old Gertrude Kingston on 28 July 2021. On 31 May 2020, her age was verified by the European Supercentenarian Organisation, and she is currently one of the verified oldest living people in Europe.
Oldest living men and women by country
The oldest woman living in England and the UK is Mollie Walker, born 5 February 1909. The oldest living woman who was born in England is Ethel Caterham, born 21 August 1909.
The oldest man living in England and the UK is John Tinniswood, born 26 August 1912.
The oldest woman living in Scotland is Marion Dawson, born 19 January 1913.
The oldest man living in Scotland is David Crawford, born 21 March 1915. The oldest living man who was born in Scotland is thought to be Bill McGregor from England, born 28 November 1913.
The oldest woman living in Wales is Mary Keir, born 3 March 1912. The oldest living woman who was born in Wales is Mollie Walker from England, born 5 February 1909.
The oldest man living in Wales is currently unknown.
The oldest woman living in Northern Ireland is currently unknown.
The oldest man living in Northern Ireland is currently unknown.
The oldest living twins in the UK are thought to be Violet Johnson and May O'Neil, born on 3 May 1920. We kindly ask that people get in touch if they know of anyone older.