|Birth:||14 June 1868|
Mondim da Beira, Viseu District, Portugal
|Death:||24 June 1979|
Sao Mamede, Lisbon District, Portugal
|Age:||111 years, 10 days|
Maria Pereira was born in Mondim da Beira, Viseu District, Portugal on 14 June 1868. Her parents were Antonio Jose Pereira and Maria Bernarda. Maria never married or had children. She moved to Lisbon when she was younger and worked as seamstress.
Pereira died in Sao Mamede, Lisbon, Portugal on 24 June 1979 at the age of 111 years, 10 days. If her age was true, she would have been the second-oldest living person in Europe, behind Josefa Llovet of Spain, who died just five days after Pereira.
- Idosa faz 110 anos RTP, 16 June 1978
- Baptism record (page m0003.tif) - (nº9)
- Obituary (page m0208.tif) - (nº504)
|Portugal's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (V • E)|
Maria da Conceicao Silva • (Unknown) • Maria Alves de Jesus • (Unknown) • Antonio de Almeida • (Unknown) • Maria Pereira • (Unknown) • Custodia Jacinto • Rosa Cadete • (Unknown) • Mariana Chiromo • (Unknown) • Elvira de Jesus Caldeira • Jose Ferreira Andrade • Maria do Couto Maia-Lopes • Maria de Jesus • Augusto Moreira de Oliveira • Antonio de Castro • Maria Luiza Nunes da Silva • Maria Felicia Bento • Maria do Carmo Fernandes • Maria Dolores Ferreira • Suzana Correa Conceicao Silva • Benvinda Marques Matias • Joaquina Martins • Romana Marques • Maria da Encarnacao Sousa