Longest-married couples

Rank Forename Surname Sex Date of birth Date of marriage Date of death Marriage length (y & d) Residence
1 William Jones M 20 July 1901 3 February 1923 28 January 2007 83 359 Slough, ENG
Eluned Jones F 23 August 1904 29 June 2008 Slough, ENG
2 Maurice Kaye M 3 June 1912 27 August 1934 23 July 2018 83 330 Bournemouth, ENG
Helen Kaye F 23 April 1913 28 June 2019 Bournemouth, ENG
3 Eric Kingston M c. Oct-Dec 1921 1 June 1940 82 68 Wedmore, Somerset, ENG
Nancy Kingston F October 1920 Wedmore, Somerset, ENG
4 Ernest Arthur (Arthur) Day M 31 July 1912 16 October 1937 23 October 2019 82 7 Birmingham, ENG
Elsie May Day F 4 January 1919 8 November 2020 Birmingham, ENG
5 James Frederick Burgess M 3 March 1861 21 June 1883 19 November 1966 82 2 London, ENG
Sarah Ann Burgess F 11 June 1865 23 June 1965 London, ENG
6 Anonymous M Oct-Dec 1918 15 November 1940 81 266 Fareham, ENG
Anonymous F Oct-Dec 1923 Fareham, ENG
7 Ronald Bond M Oct-Dec 1919 4 January 1941 81 216 Milton Keynes, ENG
Joyce Bond F 2 August 1921 Milton Keynes, ENG
8 Robert Evans M 28 January 1922 26 April 1941 81 104 Surrey, ENG
Constance Evans F 18 March 1921 Surrey, ENG
9 Frank Milford M 29 January 1908 26 May 1928 31 August 2009 81 97 Plymouth, ENG
Minnie Anita Milford F 20 June 1908 25 January 2012 Plymouth, ENG
10 Thomas Henry Taynton M 18 January 1892 1 July 1912 27 July 1993 81 26 London, ENG
Ethel May Taynton F 31 July 1894 12 September 1993 London, ENG
11 Ronald Golightly M 24 March 1920 8 January 1941 23 December 2021 80 349 Harrogate, ENG
Beryl Golightly F Oct-Dec 1922 Harrogate, ENG
12 Harry Walne M 6 December 1888 19 August 1911 9 July 1992 80 325 Oldham, ENG
Sarah Ann Walne F 10 September 1889 29 October 1992 Oldham, ENG
13 John Orton M 19 January 1876 9 July 1900 30 January 1984 80 293 Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, ENG
Harriet Orton F 3 April 1878 28 April 1981 Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, ENG
14 Wilfred Cecil Daniel (Monty) Turberville M 5 January 1908 23 September 1933 30 May 2014 80 249 Matlock, ENG
Ivy Turberville F 26 April 1912 16 December 2015 Matlock, ENG
15 Walter Adolphus Postings M 11 October 1908 27 March 1929 19 November 2009 80 237 Burnham-on-Sea, ENG
Beatrice Rose Postings F 18 August 1908 13 October 2010 Burnham-on-Sea, ENG
16 Rowland Bromley M 8 March 1914 14 July 1934 28 December 2014 80 66 Leicester, ENG
Beatrice Isabel Bromley F 29 June 1916 18 September 2014 Leicester, ENG
17 Charles Higgs M 13 March 1919 30 October 1940 2 January 2021 80 64 Penrith, ENG
Edith Higgs F 17 April 1921 Penrith, ENG
18 Ernest Victor Keeble M 8 May 1923 16 December 1940 17 February 2021 80 63 Basildon, ENG
Joan Daisy Keeble F 15 August 1924 Basildon, ENG
19 Jack Bare M 9 February 1917 3 August 1939 10 September 2019 80 38 Codsall, Staffordshire, ENG
Joan Bare F 3 July 1919 c. Feb 2022 Codsall, Staffordshire, ENG
20 Norman Pryer M 25 September 1920 8 July 1940 11 August 2020 80 34 Sunderland, ENG
Winifred Pryer F 26 May 1923 19 October 2020 Sunderland, ENG
21 George Ross Aylesbury M 26 May 1912 26 December 1936 6 March 2019 80 17 Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENG
Florence Aylesbury F 8 October 1912 12 January 2017 Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENG
22 Percy Arrowsmith M 13 March 1900 1 June 1925 15 June 2005 80 14 Hereford, ENG
Florence Arrowsmith F 31 October 1904 9 April 2007 Hereford, ENG
23 Sam Loveridge M 29 March 1881 1 June 1904 7 June 1984 80 6 Somerset, ENG
Annie Loveridge F 14 August 1884 9 April 1986 Somerset, ENG

Oldest couples

Rank Forename Surname Sex Date of birth Date of death Age (y & d) Combined age (y & d) Residence
1 Ralph Burgess Tarrant M 6 July 1903 30 October 2013 110 116 212 264 Sheffield, ENG
Phyllis Mary Tarrant F 9 September 1908 4 February 2011 102 148 Sheffield, ENG
2 Frank Hazell M 15 April 1899 27 November 2006 107 226 212 241 Felixstowe, ENG
Kathleen Hazell F 27 June 1903 12 July 2008 105 15 Felixstowe, ENG
3 Helen Kaye F 23 April 1913 28 June 2019 106 66 212 116 Bournemouth, ENG
Maurice Kaye M 3 June 1912 23 July 2018 106 50 Bournemouth, ENG
4 John Orton M 19 January 1876 30 January 1984 108 11 211 36 Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, ENG
Harriet Orton F 3 April 1878 28 April 1981 103 25 Great Gidding, Cambridgeshire, ENG
5 George Ross Aylesbury M 26 May 1912 6 March 2019 106 284 211 15 Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENG
Florence Aylesbury F 8 October 1912 12 January 2017 104 96 Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENG