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Sarah DeRemer Knauss (Clark)

Birthdate: (119)
Birthplace: Hollywood, Luzerne, PA, USA
Death: December 30, 1999 (119)
Allentown, Lehigh, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Walter Clark and Amelia A. Clark
Wife of Abraham Lincoln Knauss
Mother of Kathryn Sullivan
Sister of Albert L. Clark; Charles H. Clark; Earl Clark and Emily Clark

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About Sarah Knauss

Sarah DeRemer Knauss (née Clark; September 24, 1880 – December 30, 1999) was an American supercentenarian. She was considered the world's oldest living person by Guinness World Records from April 16, 1998, the date of the death of 117-year-old Canadian Marie-Louise Meilleur, until her own death. Knauss is the second-oldest fully documented person ever, behind Jeanne Calment. She was the last verified living person to have been born before 1885.

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Sarah Knauss's Timeline

September 24, 1880
Hollywood, Luzerne, PA, USA
November 17, 1903
Age 23
December 30, 1999
Age 119
Allentown, Lehigh, PA, USA