LongeviQuest is pleased to announce that the European Supercentenarian Organisation (ESO) has validated the age of Theresa Ryan at 110 years old.

Theresa Ryan was born on 2 June 1914 in Floriana, Port Region, Malta. While in Malta, she worked as a housekeeper for a naval captain.

In 1938, she was married to George Ryan and the couple had one daughter together.

She moved to the United Kingdom around 1940 where she worked as a seamstress. Before retiring at age 60, she worked in a clothing factory and as a playground assistant.

Undated. (Source: Plymouth Live)

(Source: Plymouth Live)

Her daughter attributed her mother’s longevity to luck, a Mediterranean diet, hard work, and a cheerful temperament.

Theresa Ryan currently resides in Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom, at 110 years old.

For more information, kindly visit her Directory Profile here.

The European Supercentenarian Organisation (ESO) is an Accredited Partner Organization of LongeviQuest.  ESO researchers are represented on the Global Validation Commission by Dr. Andrew Holmes.