Marie Dhauyre on her 107th birthday.
|Birth:||27 October 1906|
|Death:||11 March 2018|
Arès, Gironde, France
|Age:||111 years, 135 days|
Marie Edmee Massias Dhauyre was born in Lot-et-Garonne, France in 1906. She was a teacher by profession.
Dhauyre moved to Africa to marry her husband, who left France and settled in Tunisia, employed by the oil company Shell, in 1933. She worked at the French school in Tunisia for 13 years, In 1946, the couple finally decided to return to France to settle near the place where they met when they were young. and they moved back to France in 1946. She never learned how to drive so she used a bicycle instead, and cycled up to the age of 96.
Dhauyre died on 11 March 2018 in Arès, France at the age of 111 years, 135 days.
- Marie, doyenne de la Gironde, a 107 ans Sud Ouest, 4 November 2013