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Marcelle Corlet
Birth: 4 February 1893
Ducos, Martinique, France
Death: 17 February 2005
Fort-de-France, Martinique, France
Age: 112 years, 13 days
Country: Martinique (France)MTQ,FranceFRA
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Marcelle Irene Corlet (née Celica; 4 February 1893 – 17 February 2005) was a French supercentenarian whose age is validated by Gerontology Research Group (GRG).

Biography

Marcelle Corlet was born in Ducos, Martinique, France on 4 February 1893. She was the daughter of Henri Celica and Ursulle Thiemon (born 1870). She was declarated by her father, and her mother acknowledged her in 1901. She had 4 siblings. One of her sisters, Clotilde Dervain (née Celica; 1904–2008) died two months before her 104th birthday.

Corlet had a relationship with Philippe "Joseph" Privat, with who she had at least a child, Henri (1902–2012). One of her daughters, Emilie Nal (née Lagin), also celebrated her 107th birthday in 2021.

Marcelle Corlet died in Fort-de-France, Martinique, France on 17 February 2005, at the age of 112 years, 13 days. She was the fourth-oldest known person in France at the time of her death, after Anne Primout, Camille Loiseau and Julia Sinedia-Cazour.

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Martinique's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Felicite JandiaMarie FredericLuce MacedAngele Marc • Marcelle Corlet • Louise Bilon • Veronique Louis-SidneyIrenise Moulonguet • Jeanne Lechar • Virginie Nirde • Julie MontabordJules TheobaldPhilomene Fibleuil

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