|Birth:||5 June 1904|
Grønning, Midtjylland, Denmark
|Death:||30 January 2015|
Sevel Skovby, Midtjylland, Denmark
|Age:||110 years, 239 days|
Marie Jensen (née Nielsson) (5 June 1904 – 30 January 2015) was a Danish supercentenarian, whose age is currently pending by the Gerontology Research Group.
Marie Elisabeth Boersting [Børsting] Jensen was born in Groenning, Salling, Midtjylland, Denmark on 5 June 1904. She was seven years old when she get notice of her teacher for the Titanic disaster. In 1925 she moved to the farm in Sevel Skovby, where she lived until her death. In 1927 she married Christen E. Jensen. They had one son, Kristian. Her husband passed away at age 72 in 1965. Since her sons death around 2005 she lived with her daughter in law, Grethe Jensen. Marie became the oldest living person in Denmark after the death of Agnes Steenstrup on 1 March 2014.
Marie Jensen passed away on 30 January 2015 at age 110 years, 239 days. At the time of her death her sister Dagny was still alive at age 97. After her death, 109-year-old Signe Hoejer became the oldest living person in Denmark.
- Gerontology Research Group
- Churchbook 1892-1910 Grønning/Page No. 63 - Born Women 1904 Danish Family Search
- BT mødte Marie i 2014: Her er mit fantastiske liv
- Marie Jensen, Holstebro 1904-2015
- Marie Jensen : Death notice