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Agnes Munce
Agnes Munce
Birth: 17 January 1877
Parkhill, Ontario, Canada
Death: 17 December 1988
Alberta, Canada
Age: 111 years, 335 days
Country: CanadaCAN

Agnes Ann Munce nee Ellison (17 January 1877 – 17 December 1988) was a Canadian supercentenarian whose age is validated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Agnes Munce was born in Parkhill, Ontario, Canada on 17 January 1877. She married John Munce and moved to Alberta in 1901. The couple had at least one children, a daughter Martha (married Burton).

On her 111th birthday in 1988, her doctor stated that she longevity was due to her positive attitude and her taking care of herself physically and mentally. Agnes Munce moved to a nursing home when she was 102 years old. She once broke her leg as a result of a rainstorm.

Agnes Munce died in Alberta, Canada on 17 December 1988 at the age of 111 years, 335 days.


Canada's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Flore BelandEmma Bingham • (Herman Smith-Johannsen) • Mary Ann EsseryClara RobertsonAgnes MunceNellie ThompsonAlice Sjoquist • Lillian RossMarie-Louise Meilleur • Marie-Louise Meunier • Maria Mallozzi • Zelda McCague • Fanny Martland • Evangeline SaulnierAnne Samson • Julie Winnefred Bertrand • Jennie Fitzgerald • Margaret Fitzgerald • Pearl LutzkoCora Hansen • Yvonne Lamoureux • Merle Barwis • Colombe Benoit-Leclerc • Orma Slack • Marguerite Wabano • Lilian Cornell • Ellen Gibb • Sarah Patenaude-Bruyere • Phyllis Ridgway • Cecile Klein • Shige Mineshiba