|Birth:||30 April 1907|
Mellet, Les Bons Villers, Belgium
110 years, 176 days
She was born on a small farm in Mellet, Les Bons Villers. She worked on her parents' farm, where she mostly grown carrots. Madeleine recalls that in World War I, seven German officers who were sleeping on the farm: "They brought me dolls and other things ... They told me. I have a girl like you."