Meilleur, Marie Louise
|born on||29 August 1880 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||Kamouraska, Quebec (CAN), 47n34, 69w52|
|Timezone||LMT m69w52 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||06°18' 24°08 Asc. 10°42'|
Canadian case of longevity, considered the world's oldest person with a documented birth. Delivered by a midwife at home, she later became a midwife herself. She also taught school at one time and was a devout Catholic. Meilleur was a vegetarian who has always espoused the philosophy and practice of hard work. She had 14 kids, was grandmother to 80 and great-grandmother to 60.
In 1997 she claimed the distinction of being the world's oldest living human. It was her custom to go to bed early; she did not drink and gave up smoking in her '90s. She spent the last ten years in a nursing home in Borbeil, Ontario before she died quietly of a blood clot the afternoon of 4/16/1998, at 117. She was survived by one son and three daughters.
- Work : Prize 1997 (World's oldest living woman)
- Death by Disease 16 April 1998 at 12:00 noon in Borbeil, Ontario, Canada (Blood clot, age 117)
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John McKay-Clements quotes her daughter who obtained the data from her in 1998 of "early morning, about 3:00 AM."
- Traits : Body : Constitution hardy (Centenarian)
- Traits : Body : Diet unusual (Vegetarian)
- Traits : Personality : Early Bird (Went to bed early)
- Traits : Personality : Hard worker
- Family : Parenting : Foster, Step, or Adopted Kids (80 grandkids, 60 great-grandkids)
- Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (14 kids)
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Western (Devout Catholic)
- Personal : Birth : Unusual circumstances (At home delivery)
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 117)
- Vocation : Medical : Other Medical Vocations (Midwife)
- Notable : Famous : Newsmaker