Zulmira Ferreira da Silva
Zulmira Ferreira da Silva
Birth: 22 April 1909?
Recreio, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Death: 21 December 2020
Alegre, Espirito Santo, Brazil
Age: 111 years, 243 days?
Country: BrazilBRA
Unvalidated

Zulmira Ferreira da Silva (22 April 1909? – 21 December 2020) was a Brazilian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Zulmira Ferreira da Silva claimed to have been born in Recreio, Minas Gerais, Brazil on 22 April 1909. Her parents were Jose Ferreira da Silva and Rita Maria da Silva. Her mother was of Native American ancestry.

She moved to Alegre, Espirito Santo in 1919, at the age of 10. At the age of 18, she married José Hipólito Valory and had nine children.

In April 2020, she celebrated her claimed 110th birthday. At time, she lived with her daughter and her granddaughter Luciana Valory Gama (aged 41).

Zulmira Ferreira da Silva died in Alegre, Espirito Santo, Brazil on 21 December 2020 at the claimed age of 111 years, 243 days. She was survived by seven children, 43 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren and more of 10 great-great-grandchildren.

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