Maria de Jesus



Age: 115


Summary: oldest person in Portugal who topped the list of people aged 110 or older collated by the Gerontology Research Group and held the title as the world's oldest verified person for only five weeks after the death of 115-year-old Edna Parker on Nov. 26, becoming the last remaining person born in 1893 at the time of her death.



Cause of Death: Septic shock


Born: September 10, 1893


Died: January 2, 2009


Location: Lisbon, Portugal