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Mary Ford
Mary Ford
Ford at her 100th birthday in 1977
Birth: 8 June 1877
Fergus Falls, Minnesota, USA
Death: 4 January 1988
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Age: 110 years, 210 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Mary Jane Ford (née Hall; formely Kennedy; 8 June 1877 – 4 January 1988) was an American woman notable for her longevity.


She was born in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail, Minnesota, USA on 8 June 1877. Her parents were Henry Hall and Eliza (née Comstock) Hall. She had five siblings.

She married Griffin Ford in Oklahoma, USA on 14 February 1897. The couple had three children. After some years Mary and Griffin divorced. Mary then married a man named Harry Kennedy. With Harry she had four more children. Harry died in the early 1920s, after which Mary remarried to Griffin Ford. Griffin died in 1928. Mary stayed in Oklahoma, USA for the remainder of her life.

Mary Jane Ford died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA on 4 January 1988 at the age of 110 years, 210 days.