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Maria Alves de Jesus
Maria Alves de Jesus
Maria Alves de Jesus on her 107th birthday.
Birth: 20 January 1864
Rabacal, Coimbra District, Portugal
Death: 28 December 1971
Zambujal, Coimbra District, Portugal
Age: 107 years, 342 days
Country: PortugalPOR

Maria Alves de Jesus (20 January 1864 – 28 December 1971) was a Portuguese centenarian who was the oldest known living person in Portugal at time of her death.


Maria Alves de Jesus was born in Rabacal, Coimbra District, Portugal on 20 January 1864. Her parents were Francisco Alves and Emilia Maria. She married in 1894 with Jose Antonio Correia and became a widow in 1936, when she was 72 years old.

Maria Alves de Jesus died in Zambujal, Coimbra District, Portugal on 28 December 1971 at the age of 107 years, 342 days.


Portugal's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Maria da Conceicao Silva • (Unknown) • Maria Alves de Jesus • (Unknown) • Antonio de Almeida • (Unknown) • Maria Pereira • (Unknown) • Mariana Chiromo • (Unknown) • Elvira de Jesus Caldeira • Jose Ferreira Andrade • Maria do Couto Maia-Lopes • Maria de Jesus • Augusto Moreira de Oliveira • Antonio de Castro • Maria Luiza Nunes da Silva • Maria Felicia Bento • Maria do Carmo Fernandes • Maria Dolores Ferreira • Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva • Benvinda Marques Matias • Cecilia Ribeiro • Romana Marques • Maria da Encarnacao Sousa