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Mathias McDonald
Mathias McDonald
Birth: 10 March 1904?
Death: 20 August 2014
Smithville, Clarendon, Jamaica
Age: 110 years, 163 days?
Country: JamaicaJAM

Mathias McDonald  (10 March 1904? – 20 August 2014) was a Jamaican supercentenarian claim whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Mathias claimed to have been born on 10 March 1904 in Jamaica. His wife died at the age of 81, 22 years prior to his claimed 109th birthday. He was going to school for only seven days.

Even at the claimed age of 110, he was quite active and worked on his farm. McDonald had 10 children and he outlived 2. The produce from McDonald's farm goes towards his children, most of whom were visiting. At that time he had a son who lived in England. In 2013, his youngest child was 67 years old and the eldest living child was 84. His eldest child died in 2011 at the age of 86.

Mathias died in Smithville, Clarendon, Jamaica on 20 August 2014 at the claimed age of 110 years, 163 days. At the time of his death, he had one living brother, 8 living children, 63 grandchildren, 165 great-grandchildren and 51 great-great-grandchildren. He was buried at the St Paul's Anglican Church Cemetery in Cedars, Mocho, Clarendon.