|Brigida Ruiz de Cuevas|
Brigida Ruiz de Cuevas on her 110th birthday with her grandson Jorge Daniel Orué Cuevas.
|Birth:||8 October 1907|
|Death:||1 October 2018|
Loma Grande, Cordillera Department, Paraguay
|Age:||110 years, 358 days|
Brigida Ruiz de Cuevas was born in Paraguay on 8 October 1907. At age 15, she married Miguel Cuevas, a veteran of Chaco War. The couple had eight children.
She lived with her daughter Regina until April 2014 when Regina suffered a heart attack and Brigida went to live with his granddaughter María Cuevas de Orué (aged 59 in 2016).
As of October 2016, she had one living daughter Regina (aged 71), 37 grandchildren, 67 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
In October 2017, she celebrated her 110th birthday.
Brigida Ruiz de Cuevas died in Loma Grande, Cordillera Department, Paraguay on 1 October 2018 at the age of 110 years, 358 days.
- Cumple 107 años en Loma Grande y ella atribuye su longevidad al cariño ABC, 12 October 2014
- Doña Brígida, 109 años de historias y amor familiar Crónica, 17 October 2016
- Hoy mi querida supercentenaria abuela Brígida cumple 110 años de vida! Jorge Daniel Orué Cuevas (Facebook), 8 October 2017
- Brígida Ruiz Vda. de Cuevas Obituary Diario ABC, 2 October 2018