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Ambrose (Paul) Rodocanachi

Male 1855 - 1922  (67 years)


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  • Name Ambrose (Paul) Rodocanachi 
    Born 1855  Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Argenti says 30 May 1856, which is inconsistent with both the baptism record and the fact the birth was registered in West Derby, Lancashire (Vol 8b, p 373) Jul-Aug-Sep 1855.
    Christened 13 Aug 1855  Greek Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Archimandrite Samuel Nicolaides officiating.
    Gender Male 
    Died 06 Nov 1922  Oriental Club, Hanover Square, London UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He died suddenly according to the death notice that appeared in The Times (London) 8 Nov 1922.
    • His estate of £96985 6s. 4d. was administered by Anthony Alexander Vlasto and Eutratio Lucas Ralli. [2]
    Notes 
    • Residence, England : 1881, Oakhill Park, Hawthorn House, West Derby, Lancashire; 1922, 44 Park Lane, Mayfair, London.
    • Occupation: Cotton merchant.
    • Ambrose and his brother Matthew took over Rodocanachi L. & Co from their uncle Leone. This firm probably closed down before 1900. He left about £97,000 and gave £1,000 to his valet Sydney Knox.
    • Ambrose Rodoconachi was one of the executors, along with Alexander Pandia Ralli [the deceased's son-in-law] and Anthony Alexander Vlasto, of the estate of Marietta Ralli, widow, who died 2 Mar 1922, St. Catherine's Lodge, Hove, Sussex, and whose will was proved 18 May 1922 [presumably Marietta Antoniou Theodorou (Antonios) Ralli] (London Gazette 27 Jun 1922)
    • He, Matthew Zanni Calvocoressi and his son Leonidas Matthew Calvocoressi traded as merchants, at 95 Bishopsgate Street, London, as L. Rodocanachi and Co.; and at Constantinople, as M. Z. Calvocoressi, until dissolved 15 Mar 1885 (London Gazette 2 Jun 1885)
    • 1881 England census [West Derby (rural) Dist. 25]: household at 'Hawthorn House,' Oak Hill Park, Liverpool, was headed by Paul Z. Rodocanachi, widower, 61, cotton merchant, b. Greece; sons Ambrose, 25 and Matthew, 20, both cotton merchants; Paul, 18, scholar; daughters Despina, 17; Marigo, 16; all scholars, b. Liverpool; daughter, Anastasia Vlasto, 28, b. Manchester; Ambrose A. Vlasto, son-in-law, 43, general merchant, b. Austria; & 5 servants. Located next to Contostavlos family's, 'Athenian Villa.'
    • 1895 India directory: Rodocanachi, A.P., firm of Ralli Bros., Bombay’ res. Malabar hill [3]
    • Ambrose Rodocanachi [44 Park Lane] appears on the 1910, 1914, 1915 UK electoral register, St George, Hanover Square parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; 1918, 1921 City of Westminster/Westminster.
    Person ID I1964  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2012 

    Father Paul Zannis (Zannis) Rodocanachi,   b. 07 Jan 1820, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1891, 'Parkside', 5 Livingston Drive, Sefton Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Marigo (Ambrouzis) Ralli,   b. 29 Sep 1830, Trieste, Italy/Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1872, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Family ID F846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1855 - Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 13 Aug 1855 - Greek Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 06 Nov 1922 - Oriental Club, Hanover Square, London UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    46 Park Lane, London, England
    46 Park Lane, London, England
    photo 2009; The Mayfair branch of Barclays Bank; Ambrose P Rodocanachi was residing at 44 Park Lane, Mayfair, at the time of his death.
    Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    One of The City's main commercial streets. L. Rodocanachi and Co., Merchants operated from Crosby House, 95 Bishopsgate Street (1881-1885).
    Crosby Hall, 95 Bishopsgate Street, London
    Crosby Hall, 95 Bishopsgate Street, London
    The Bishopsgate Tower, 22-24 Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    Architects' rendering; nicknamed "The Pinnacle" and scheduled for completion in 2012, it is the latest addition to the commercial neighborhood. (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Crosby Hall
    Crosby Hall

    Documents
    Ambrose Paul Rodocanachi
    Ambrose Paul Rodocanachi
    entry in the baptism register, Greek Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, England
    Ambrose Rodocanachi 1922 Probate
    Ambrose Rodocanachi 1922 Probate
    Ralli Bros India
    Ralli Bros India
    company label

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Baptism records, St Nicholas Greek Church, Liverpool, England, 5.

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

    3. [S63] Thacker’s Indian Directory 1895.


  

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