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Mary Bodie
Mary Bodie
Birth: 15 March 1879
Edgefield, South Carolina, USA
Death: 10 December 1989
Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
Age: 110 years, 270 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Mary Bodie (née Curry; 15 March 1877/1879 – 10 December 1989) was a validated American supercentenarian. She was previously verified with a birth year of 1879, but a rechecking of her case showed that she was more likely to have been born in 1877.


Mary Bodie was born Mary Eliza Curry on 15 March 1877/79 in Edgefield, South Carolina. She married James Bodie and had a son, Thomas. She also adopted several other children.

Bodie died on 10 December 1989 in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, supposedly aged 110 years, 270 days, but a double-checking of her case shows that she died at a more likely age of 112 years, 270 days.