Hilman Valentim de Souza
Hilman Valentim de Souza
Ilma Martins on her 112th birthday.
Birth: 2 May 1908
Manhuacu, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Death: c.29 July 2020
Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
Age: 112 years, c.88 days
Country: BrazilBRA

Hilman Valentim de Souza (also known as Ilma Martins; 2 May 1908 – c.29 July 2020) was a Brazilian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Valentim de Souza was born in Manhuacu, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 2 May 1908, the oldest of six siblings. She had Portuguese ancestry. Her father was farmer. She moved to Alegre, Espirito Santo at age 16.

She married and had three children (two died at age of 38 and 39 respectively; one son Wiris (aged 83 in 2018)). She got widowed at age 45.

In her 107th birthday, she had one living son Wiris, three granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.

In May 2018, she celebrated her 110th birthday.

Valentim de Souza died in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil around 29 July 2020 at the age of 112 years, c.88 days.


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