Marthe Suard
Marthe Suard
Marthe Suard on her 106th birthday.
Birth: 9 November 1914
Faaa, Tahiti, French Polynesia
Age: 106 years, 220 days
Country: French PolynesiaPYF,FranceFRA

Marthe Suard (née Tanseau; born 9 November 1914) is a French Polynesian centenarian who is the oldest known living person in French Polynesia.


Marthe Suard was born in Faaa, Tahiti, French Polynesia on 9 November 1914 of a family of merchants. She had Chinese ancestry.

At the age of 17, she married Paul Suard, known as Paul Conscience. The couple had 7 children (including Fleurette and Yvonne). She worked as a trader in the shop of her husband in Papeete. Her husband died in the 1980s.

In November 2020, she celebrated her 106th birthday. At time, she 20 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

Longevity was present in her family - her mother died at the age of 103 and two of her brothers lived to be 99 and 90 years old, respectively.

Marthe Suard currently lives in Pirae, French Polynesia, at the age of 106 years, 220 days.



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