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Aspasia (Themistocles) Petrocochino[1]

Female 1861 - 1931  (70 years)


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  • Name Aspasia (Themistocles) Petrocochino 
    Born 18 Feb 1861  Bradford, Yorkshire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Apr 1861  Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • God-parents: Franga Petrocochino.
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Nov 1931  London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Probate, which says she died 9 Nov 1931, was handled by Alexandra Mary Agelasto. [2]
    Notes 
    • The continuation of this bloodline is on the main Agelasto tree.
    • Residence: 1911, listed as Mrs. Aspasia Agelasto, householder, Aubonne House, 491 Bury New Rd, Manchester; 1921-31, 92 Mount Street, Mayfair, London, England; phone in the name of "Mrs. John E. Agelasto"
    • Trustees of an Indenture of Settlement [a prenuptial agreement] between her and her husband, signed 2 Oct 1984, were Themistocles Pandia Anthony (Pandia) Petrocochino (her father), John Ambrose Negroponte (her brother-in-law) and Manuel Anastasius Copchili. In 1919 she successfully petitioned the court to let the Public Trustee assume sole trusteeship.
    • She dissolved her late husband’s company, A Agelasto & Co., in 1916.
    • 1911 City Directory lists "Agelasto, John Emanuel, householder" at 2 Colenso Grove, Heaton Moor, Lancs. He died in 1905.
    • The 1916-1917 city directory lists a "Mrs. Agelasto" at 41 Honeybourne, Kilburn NW, Hampstead, London; the 1919 city directory lists a "Mrs. Agelasto" at 9 Wellswood Pk, Torquay Devon.
    • She attended a ball given in the Manchester Assembly Rooms by Mrs. and Mrs. John Ambrose Negroponte to honor the coming out of their daughter Maria in 1900. She was "richly gowned in black brocade and lace with touches of tourquoise on the bodice" ("Mrs. Negroponte's Ball," Manchester Times, 12 Jan 1900).
    • At one social event Mrs. Agelasto "was in brown cloth" ("Mrs. Alfred Charlton's Garden Party" Manchester Times, 19 Jul 1895).
    • Mrs. Negroponte and Mrs. Agelasto were among the 400 guests at one social event ("Fashions-Society. "Belle to Phyllis, Mrs. Ansdell and Miss Agnew's Ball" (Manchester Times, 3 Feb 1899).
    • She and her husband attended the 1 Jan 1891 wedding of her brother John T. Petrocochino.
    • 1871 England census for 4 North Park Road, Bradford, Yorkshire: Themistokles Petrocokino, 44, head, merchant; his wife Merope, 31, both b. Greece; daughters Franga, 12, Esmeralda, 11; Aspasia, 10; Julia, 8; and sons Pandia, 7; Ambrose, 5; John T., 4, all born Bradford; and 6 servants.
    • 1881 England Census found for Sedgley Park, Prestwich, Lancashire: T. P. Petrocokino, head, 56, general merchant; wife M., 41, both b. Greece; unmarried daughters Franga, 22; Aspasia, 20; Julia, 18, all b. Bradford, Yorkshire; John A. Negroponte, son-in-law, 34, East Indian Merchant, b. Constantinople; his wife E. Negroponte, 21, b. Bradford; and 12 servants.
    • The 1891 England census: 265 New Bury Road, Broughton, Salford household headed by John E Agelasto, 40, East India merchant, b. Constantinople, Greek subject; wife Aspasia, 29, b. Bradford, Yorkshire; son Emmanuel J., 3; daughter Alexandra, 10 mos, both b. Manchester; & 4 servants.
    • Aspasia Agelasto [92 Mount Street W1] appears on the 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931 electoral register City of Westminster parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough electoral lists, Great Britain.
    • 1911 England census for Imperial Hotel, Torquay, includes Aspasia Agelasto, 48, b. Bradford, Greek, widow, married 26 years, two children, both alive; daughter Alexandra, 20, single, b. Manchester, Greek.
    Person ID I1862  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

    Father Themistocles Pandia Anthony (Pandia) Petrocochino,   b. 12 Mar 1824, Andros, Cyclades, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1900, boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Marigo (Ambrouzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 06 Mar 1839, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1912, Northcliffe, Broughton Park, Manchester, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 07 Jan 1857  Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Entry: 083/037; Sponsor: Aikaterina Mavrogordato (wife of Scarlato Michael Mavrogordato); best man: Leonidas Chrysoveloni; matron of honor: Ioanna Ralli (wife of Theodore Ralli); witnesses: Scarlato Michael Mavrogordato and John Copeland Zygomala; priest Daniel Petroulias. [3]
    Family ID F797  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Emmanuel (Emmanuel) Agelasto,   b. 1848, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1905, Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 04 Oct 1884  Greek Church of the Annunciation, Higher Broughton, Salford, Greater Manchester, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage announcement appeared in The Times (London), 8 Oct 1884, p 1 and the The Pall Mall Gazette (London) 8 Oct 1884.
    • The Rev. Archimandrite Hillarioukanakis presided.
    • Their children are on the Agelasto main tree.
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Feb 1861 - Bradford, Yorkshire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Apr 1861 - Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 04 Oct 1884 - Greek Church of the Annunciation, Higher Broughton, Salford, Greater Manchester, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Nov 1931 - London, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    92 Mount Street, London, England
    92 Mount Street, London, England
    photo 2009; Aspasia (Mrs. John E.) Agelasto lived at this Mayfair address with her daughter, 1921-31.
    Mount Street, Mayfair, London, England
    Mount Street, Mayfair, London, England
    33-42 Harvard Court, London, England
    33-42 Harvard Court, London, England
    photo 2009; Harvard Court is a residence on Honeybourne Road, Kilburn, NW. Aspasia Agelasto used the address 41 Honeybourne, in 1916-17 (as did Cyril John Agelasto, who was at war).
    33-42 Harvard Court, London, England
    33-42 Harvard Court, London, England
    detail
    Sedgley House, Sedgley Park, Queens Drive, Prestwich, England
    Sedgley House, Sedgley Park, Queens Drive, Prestwich, England
    Themistocles and Marigo Petrocokino lived in Sedgley House with their children from 1875 to 1900, acquiring it from its previous owner William Pearson. In 1903, the house was bought by the Faithful Companions of Jesus, a teaching order of nuns. In 1979 it was acquired by the Greater Manchester Council for the police training college and is currently used as a conference and training center (see brochure). It is a Grade II listed building.
    Eldon Lodge, 13 Eldon Place, Bradford, England
    Eldon Lodge, 13 Eldon Place, Bradford, England
    photo 2009; Themistocles and Marigo Petrocokino family lived here in 1866. Today, a Grade II listed building in the Eldon Place Conservation Area: "Circa 1840-50 detached 3-storey town house with 3 bay front of thinly coursed sand-stone ashlar. Rusticated quoins. Moulded sill courses. Hipped stone slate roof, with deep modillion bracket eaves...(architctural description continues in the Manningham Conservation Areas Proposal, pp 275-298).
    Park Court, 3 Park Road, Bradford, England
    Park Court, 3 Park Road, Bradford, England
    photo 2009; at least from 1870-1871 the Themistocles Petrocochino family lived at 3-4 North Park Road, Bradford. It is now the Park Court complex, within the North Park Road Conservation Area, part of Bradford's preservation initiative.
    Aspasia T Petrocochino
    Aspasia T Petrocochino
    detail from a Petrocochino family portrait by T.J. Barker 1872.
    Themistocles & Marigo Petrocochino family at croquet
    Themistocles & Marigo Petrocochino family at croquet
    Several years after the game was invented. The parents, then right: Ambrose, Franga, Ioannis, Smaragda, Aspasia, Pandia and Julia. Courtesy the Anthony Murray family collection.

    Painted by T.J. Barker 1872. The artist Thomas Jones Barker (b. Bath, 19 Apr 1813- d. London 27 Mar 1882), was a Victorian genre painter who worked in both England and France. The son of Thomas Barker of Bath, landscape and genre painter, T.J. Barker was a leading exponent of 'Battle' painting in Britain. Barker the elder painted "The Massacre of the Inhabitants of Scio by the Turks" (1825), a fresco painted on the walls of the picture gallery in his home, Doric House in Bath.
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    Warehouse was former headquarters of A Agelasto & Co. photo 2011; courtesy John Papadachi.
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    photo 2011; courtesy John Papadachi.
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    photo 2011; courtesy John Papadachi.
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    detail; photo 2011; courtesy John Papadachi.
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    63 George St., Manchester, England
    Agelasto nameplate; photo 2011; courtesy John Papadachi.

    Documents
    A Agelasto & Co
    A Agelasto & Co
    London Gazette 1 Jan 1886
    A Agelasto & Co.
    A Agelasto & Co.
    London Gazette 15 Feb 1887
    A Agelasto & Co.
    A Agelasto & Co.
    London Gazette 28 Mar 1916
    Aspasia Agelasto 1932 probate
    Aspasia Agelasto 1932 probate

  • Sources 
    1. [S119] 1911 England Census.

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

    3. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 11, May 1996.
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