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Constantine (Paul) Negroponte[1]

Male 1831 - 1904  (73 years)


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  • Name Constantine (Paul) Negroponte 
    Born 1831  Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1904  Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Constantine P. Negroponte became a naturalized US citizen on 6 June 1859, according to his passport application.
    • travel: C. P. Negroponte arrived New York from Liverpool on the Scythia (New York Times, 3 Jan 1880); C. P. Negroponte, 52, merchant, Greek, arrived New York from Liverpool on the Bothnia 8 Sep 1880; C. P. Negroponte sailed on the Umbria (New York Tribune, 9 Sep 1888); Constantine P Negroponte, 62, arrived New York from Liverpool on the Servia 1 Sep 1890.
    • Residence, Norfolk, Va.:1885-1892) bds Atlantic Hotel. [2]
    • His namesake lived in Liverpool.
    • The 1894 Liverpool directory lists C.P. Negroponte, cotton merchant, at 43 Exchange Chambers, Bixteth St.
    • One box of merchandise arrived New York on the Baltic for Conas Negroponte (New York Daily Tribune, 27 Oct 1857, p 8).
    • On the day of the 1861 British census, there were two unmarried men named Constantine Negroponte in Liverpool: (1) aged 27, cotton merchant, born in Syros, Greece, lived at 150 Crown Street with Mary Anne Smith, a visitor, and a servant. (2) aged 32, merchant, lodged at 163 Upper Parliament Street [digital record difficult to decipher; scanner says middle initial 'P' and born USA]. Most probably, this man is the latter or neither.
    • Constant P. Negroponte, Greek merchant, residing at Beech House, Fairfield [Greenbank Dr, Sefton Park] was involved in a paternity suit with Sarah Parry, a waitress, 31 Montague Street concerning her child, born 27 Jan 1862.
    • Occupation: Negroponte & Co, cotton buyers 11 Cotton Exchange (1882-1884); cotton exporters 51 Main, Norfolk, Va. (1885-1892). E. Fachiri worked out of the same address. [2]
    • 1893 Galveston, TX directory lists C.P. Negroponte, cotton buyer; office, 2023 Strand, Galveston, TX; rms D. Paterachi [Demosthenes Paterachi, cotton buyer, office 2022 Strand, r. 2024 25th, cor Ave Q.]
    • Perhaps he had a son, Michael, a physician.
    Person ID I1443  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2015 

    Father Paul (Ioannis) Negroponte,   b. 1800, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1862, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Eleni (Constantine) Handjery,   d. 14 Jan 1883, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1831 - Athens, Attica, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1904 - Piraeus, Attica, Greece Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    CP Negroponte passport 1859 application
    CP Negroponte passport 1859 application
    C.P. Negroponte passport application
    C.P. Negroponte passport application
    page 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Argenti 1955, Philip P. Argenti, (London Oxford University Press).
      Included in Philip Argenti's Negroponte family tree, number 171.

    2. [S60] Norfolk City Directories 1880-1931.


  

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