Marcella Humphrey
Marcella Humphrey
Birth: 25 October 1892
Wisconsin, USA
Death: 21 November 2004
Michigan, USA
Age: 112 years, 27 days
Country: USA FlagUSA

Marcella Humphrey (25 October 1892 – 21 November 2004) was a verified American supercentenarian and one of Michigan's oldest residents ever when she died.[1]


Marcella was born in Brown Deer, Wisconsin. After a while she moved from Wisconsin to Michigan, and was a farm wife in Freeport. She and her late husband, George Humphrey, raised 10 children. Marcella attributed her long life to a daily bowl of oatmeal and keeping her stress levels down.[2] She died at the age of 112 at Thornapple Manor nursing home in Hastings. 9 of her 10 children survived her.[3]


  1. Verified Supercentenarians (Listed Chronologically By Birth Date) Gerontology Research Group
  2. Deaths Elsewhere - Page 2 Baltimore Sun. 26 November 2004
  3. Marcella F Daley Humphrey (1892 - 2004) Find a Grave