Mary Marques
Birth: 11 February 1896
Death: 3 January 2008
Massachusetts, USA
Age: 111 years, 326 days
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Mary Marques (neé Nunes) (11 February 1896 – 3 January 2008) was a Portuguese-American supercentenarian.

Maria (Mary) Nunes was born in Portugal on 11 February 1896. She married Albano Marques. The couple had two daughters: Mary Alice (married Cullers) and Mary Rosa. She followed her husband to the United States in 1936.

After arriving in New Jersey, she soon moved to Holyoke, which had a large Portuguese community at the time. She got a job as a seamstress in a hat shop with her eldest daughter, Mary Rosa.

Marques died on 3 January 2008 at age 111 years, 326 days. At the time of her death, she was the oldest living person in Massachusetts. [1]