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Stephen Demetrius (Dimitrios) Petrocochino[1]

Male 1867 - 1932  (65 years)


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  • Name Stephen Demetrius (Dimitrios) Petrocochino 
    Born 03 Apr 1867  [Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Aug 1867  Greek Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stephen Dimitris Petrocochino was also baptized at the Church of Our Saviour, 82-84 London Wall, City of London, on 25 May 1867; Godparent: Aicaterine John Sagranti. [2]
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Nov 1932  Low Farm, Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Estate valued at 30 3s 5d, administered at Manchester 20 Jan 1933, went to widow and Demetrius Constantine Petrocochino. [3]
    Buried 17 Nov 1932  St Mary's Church, Prestwich, Greater Manchester, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Archimandrite Constantine Callinicos officiated at the funeral. [4]
    Notes 
    • He was a partner in Petrocochino Brothers, until dissolved 31 Dec 1924, with George Marchetti, John Matthew Ziffo and Alexander Stephen Petrocochino, 57 Palmerston House, Old Broad St., London and 4 Clive St., Calcutta (The London Gazette, 2 Jan 1925).
    • Residence, England: 1871, 48 Lancaster Gate, London; 1909, 1911,1927, Grotburn, Kersal, Manchester; 1932, Hope Lodge, Macclesfield Road, Buxton.
    • He is listed as a retired shipper, as co-administrator of the estate of Matthew Demetrius Petrocochino, his brother.
    • He was in partnership, until dissolved 31 Dec 1924 with John Matthew Ziffo, George Marchetti, Emmanuel Stephen Petrocochino and Alexander Stephen Petrocochino, carrying on business as Merchants, at 57 Palmerston House, Old Broad Street, London, and at Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, and at No. 4, Clive Street, Calcutta, as Petrocochino Brothers (London Gazette2 Jan 1925).
    • He was among the partners in Petrocochino Bros, Palmerston Buildings, Old Broad Street, London; Manchester and Calcutta which included Emmanuel Eustratius Petrocochino, John Matthew Ziffo, George Marchetti and George Leonidas Flamburiari (London Gazette 13 Jan 1905).
    • The 1871 British Census reports the family living at 48 Lancaster Gate, Paddington, London: Demetrius Petrocochino, head, 49, East India merchant, born Smyrna; his wife Despina, 33, born Trieste, Austria; children Alexandra, 12; Imanuel, 11; Argiri, 10; Matthew, 8, all born Liverpool; Angelica, 5, and Stephen, 4, both born London, and 7 employees.
    • Occupation: shipper (Manchester)
    • St. Petrokokkinos is listed as a warden for the Greek Church of Manchester, 1907-1908 & 1921-1922. [5]
    • S. Petrocochino is included in the list: Greek presence in India between 1900-1050 from Thacker's Directory and Greek Church archives. [6]
    • Stephen Demetrius Petrocochino [57 Palmerston House; abode: Crownship Rd., Kersal, Manchester] appears on the 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925 electoral register London parliamentary division, City of London county/borough.
    • 1911 England census: household at Grothburn, Cavendish Road, Kersal, Manchester, headed by Stephan Demetrious Petrocochino, 43, b. Paddington, London, married 11 years, 2 children, both living, East Indian Merchant Cotton Textiles & Produce; wife Anna Petrocochino, 36; daughter Irene Petrocochino, 10; son Demetrius Petrocochino, 6, all b Calcutta, India; 5 servants.
    Person ID I1986  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2018 

    Father Dimitrios (Emmanuel) Petrocochino,   b. 1820, Smyrna/Izmir, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jan 1887, 48 Lancaster Gate, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Despina (Matthew) Rodocanachi,   b. 1838, Trieste, Italy/Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1912, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1857  Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna (Constantine) Demetriadi,   b. 1875, Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1949, 1 Carlisle House, Broad Walk, Buxton, Derbyshire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Eirene Despina (Stephen) Petrocochino,   b. 11 Aug 1900, Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jan 1996, Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F853  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Apr 1867 - [Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK] Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Aug 1867 - Greek Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1932 - Low Farm, Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Nov 1932 - St Mary's Church, Prestwich, Greater Manchester, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    48 Lancaster Gate, London, England
    48 Lancaster Gate, London, England
    photo 2009; the address is now part of the Commodore Hotel, Bayswater. The Dimitrios E Petrocochino family lived at from 1871 until his 1887 death.
    46-48 Lancaster Gate, London, England
    46-48 Lancaster Gate, London, England
    detail
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, England
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, England
    photo on its wiki website, which says that Palmerston House, 51-55 Broad Street, was one of the buildings that used to occupy this plot..."a building that survived from the 19th century, through both world wars. It was named after the Third Viscount Palmerston."
    WWII bomb damaged to Old Broad Street, London, England
    WWII bomb damaged to Old Broad Street, London, England
    "A bomb fell on the vacant site between Palmerston House (no.34) and the Bank of Taiwan (nos.40-41) 3.44pm 15th July 1944," according to the City of London website. Earlier Petrocochino Brothers had had its offices in Suite 57 (1889-1924).
    WWII bomb damage to Old Broad Street, London, England
    WWII bomb damage to Old Broad Street, London, England
    Palmerston House is on the right.
    Cavendish Rd (north side), Kersal, Manchester
    Cavendish Rd (north side), Kersal, Manchester
    photo 2009; the Stephen Petrocochino family, at least from 1909-1927, lived at Grotburn (unidentified) which still stands today on the north side of Cavendish.
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    The offices of Petrocochino Bros. (until 1925).
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    detail; a restoration of the structure retained the original facade.
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    Orient House, Granby Row, Manchester, England
    detail

    Documents
    Stephen Demetrius Petrocochino 1933 probate
    Stephen Demetrius Petrocochino 1933 probate

  • Sources 
    1. [S119] 1911 England Census.

    2. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Jun 1975.
      Records of Baptisms from the Church of Our Saviour, 82-84 London Wall, City of London

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

    4. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 11, May 1996.
      Burial-No:B0093

    5. [S52] A Personal History of the Greek Community of Manchester and Its Church, 1843-1900., Sophocles Chr. Andreades, (Manchester, 2000, ISBN 0-9504097-2-3), 52.

    6. [S57] A Chronicle of the Greeks in India: 1750-1950, Dione Marcos-Dodis, (Dodoni Publications, Athens, 2002; ISBN 960-385-160-4).


  

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