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Sophia (George) Zarifi[1, 2]

Female 1848 - 1923  (75 years)


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  • Name Sophia (George) Zarifi 
    Born 24 Mar 1848  Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Death certificate says 2 Apr 1848.
    Gender Female 
    Died 07 Jun 1923  rue de la Faisanderie 106, Paris 16ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOD according to cemetery records. Sturdza says 20 Jun 1893. Argenti says 07 Jul 1923.
    • DOD 7 Jun 1923 according to her London probate, to Helen Griguesco. [3]
    • The death notice of Mme Ulysse Negropontes appeared in Le Gaulois, 9 Jun 1923, p. 2.
    Buried 13 Jun 1923  Ancien cimetière de Boulogne-sur-Seine, Val de Seine Paris 92100 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Funeral at the Greek Church, 5 rue Georges-Bizet, Paris, 13 Jun 1923, 10:30 a.m.
    Notes 
    • Residence: at DOD, 106 rue de la Faisanderie, Paris.
    • NÉGROPONTE (Mme Ulysse), and (Mlle Hélène), 78 avenue Malakoff, Paris, were friends of the Louvre, 1910.
    • Mme Sophie Negroponte, Mlle Negroponte, M & Mme Georges Negroponte were among the guests attending a reception in the honor of M. Venizelos on his Paris visit Le Gaulois, 17 Jan 1914, p. 2.
    • Mme U. Negroponte gave 1000 francs to the committee for Asia-Minor refugees Le Gaulois [Paris], 8 Jul 1914, p. 2.
    • Mme Ulysse Negroponte, née Zarifi, is among those listed in "La Colonie hellénique de Paris," Le Gaulois [Paris], 2 Nov 1917, p. 2.
    Person ID I1218  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 29 May 2019 

    Father George (Ioannis) Zarifi,   b. 06 Sep 1807, Mega Revma, Constantinople/Istanbul Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Apr 1884, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Eleni (Dimitrios) Zafiropoulo,   b. 07 Jul 1817, Tzoubali, Phanar, Constantinople/Istanbul Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1910, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ulysses (Zannis) Negroponte,   b. 19 Nov 1832, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1914, Avenue Victor Hugo 67, Paris 16ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 02 Jan 1864  Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sturdza says 1869. [4]
    Children 
    +1. Catherine (Ulysses) Negroponte,   b. 21 Dec 1869, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1926, rue de la Faisanderie 92, Paris 16ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +2. George (Ulysses) Negroponte,   b. 08 Nov 1871, Galatz/Galati, Romania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jan 1945, Bucharest, Romania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. John (Ulysses) Negroponte,   b. 05 Mar 1874, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1903  (Age 29 years)
     4. Theodore (Ulysses) Negroponte,   b. 07 Dec 1875, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1878, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +5. Eleni (Ulysses) Negroponte,   b. 23 Mar 1881, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1953, Bucharest, Romania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2010 
    Family ID F518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Mar 1848 - Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 02 Jan 1864 - Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Jun 1923 - rue de la Faisanderie 106, Paris 16ème, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Jun 1923 - Ancien cimetière de Boulogne-sur-Seine, Val de Seine Paris 92100 Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    Sophie Negropontes 1923 probate
    Sophie Negropontes 1923 probate
    1908 Paris directory listing for Negroponte
    1908 Paris directory listing for Negroponte
    Paris-mondain. Annuaire du grand monde parisien et de la colonie étrangère, p 250
    Mme Ulysse Negropontes death notice
    Mme Ulysse Negropontes death notice
    in Le Temps [Paris], 10 Jun 1923, p. 4
    Mme Ulysse Negropontes funeral notice
    Mme Ulysse Negropontes funeral notice
    in Le Temps [Paris], 13 Jun 1923, p. 4
    Death certificate of Sophie Zarifi
    Death certificate of Sophie Zarifi
    07 june 1923, Paris

    Headstones
    Ancien cimetière de Boulogne-sur-Seine, Val de Seine (Paris) 92100
    Ancien cimetière de Boulogne-sur-Seine, Val de Seine (Paris) 92100
    other photos
    Negropontes Family Tomb
    Negropontes Family Tomb
    Ancien cimetière de Boulogne-sur-Seine, Val de Seine, France (2014); Carré 5 Rang, Tombe 261
    Negropontes Family Tomb
    Negropontes Family Tomb
    detail
    Ulysse Negropontes tomb
    Ulysse Negropontes tomb
    Ulysse Negropontes tomb
    Ulysse Negropontes tomb
    No inscriptions, but likely Ulysses Negropontes and his wife Sophia Zarifi. Probably not their children though, all of whom seem to have settled outside France, principally in Romania.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Argenti 1955, Philip P. Argenti, (London Oxford University Press).
      Included in Philip Argenti's Negroponte family tree, number 175.

    2. [S17] Sturdza, Dictionnaire Historique Genealogique ... Grece, Sturdza, Mihail-Dimitri, (self, Paris, 1983), 364.

    3. [S82] UK National Probate Calendar Indexes, 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

    4. [S17] Sturdza, Dictionnaire Historique Genealogique ... Grece, Sturdza, Mihail-Dimitri, (self, Paris, 1983), 153.


  

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