Elizabeth Ann Buttle was 60 when son was born

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Thursday, August 17, 2017 | 1 comments

Image: Mother With the Longest Interval Between Kids (41 years). Photo credit: oddee.comElizabeth Ann Buttle is the mother who holds the record for the longest interval between the birth of two children.

Belinda Buttle was born on May 19, 1956 when Elizabeth Ann Buttle was 19 years old.

Joseph Buttle was born on November 20, 1997 when Elizabeth Ann Buttle was 60 years old.

The babies were born 41 years 185 days apart.

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About Catherine: I am mom to three grown sons, two grandchildren and two rescue dogs. After years of raising my boys as a single mom, I remarried a wonderful man who had never had a child of his own. Unexpectedly, I found myself pregnant at 49!
Sadly we lost that precious baby at 8 weeks, and decided to try again. Five more losses, turned down for donor egg, foster care and adoption due to my age and losses - we have accepted that there will be no more babies in our house.

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1 comments

  1. Ryan says:

    Wow!!

    Anyone know if she had IVF or anything when she had Joseph?

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