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Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari[1]

Male 1766 - 1841  (75 years)


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  • Name Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari 
    • Name on death certificate reads Parascheva Sechiari.
    Born 1766 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Aug 1841  allées de Meilhan 80, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Signatory witnesses to his death included Etienne Rodocanachi, 44, merchant, allees de Meilhan 63 and Auguste Argenti, 45, merchant, rue Senac 27, Marseille, France.
    Buried St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Pierre Schilizzi, 39, merchant, allees de Meilhan 16[?] and Paraskeva Sechiari, 55, merchant, allees de Maylan 49 were signatory witnesses to the 1828 death of Angelique Agelasto. The latter's age differs from that reported by Argenti for Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari by 7 years.
    • Residence: 1841, allees de Meilhan 80, Marseille, France.
    • Occupation: rentier.
    • Paraschewa Sechiari was among the twenty-one founding members of the Greek church, Marseille, in 1836, a group which also included Emmanuel Rodocanachi, Andre Argenti, George D. Zizinia, Michel Dromocaiti, Michel Petrocochino [probably Michel Dimitrios Petrocochino, rather than Michel Andre Petrocochino], George M. Zizinia, Michel Agelasto, Jean Baltazzi, George Petrocochino and George Grimanelli (Echinard). In 1826 Paraskevas Sekiaris was elected a curator of the Greek Orthodox church on the rue de la grande-Armée, Marseille. [2, 3]
    • Paraskevas Sechiari worked to establish orthodox presence in Marseille. Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari directed the Smyrna branch of Sechiari & Argenti, maternal uncle of Pandely [Leonidas] Argenti. Arrived Marseille in 1822 and acted as financier. With his two sons: Thomas Paraskevas Sechiari and George Paraskevas Sechiari, he managed the Galatz branch, at the time named Argenti & Cie. [4]
    Person ID I207  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2014 

    Family Arghyro (George) Ralli,   b. 1775, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1863, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Notes 
    Children 
    +1. Ambrose (Paraskeva) Sechiari,   b. 08 Sep 1812, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1876, boulevard Dugommier 5, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +2. Theodore (Paraskeva) Sechiari,   b. 1817, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1885, cours Pierre Puget 35, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F77  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Aug 1841 - allées de Meilhan 80, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    allées Léon Gambetta 34-32-30-28, Marseille, France
    allées Léon Gambetta 34-32-30-28, Marseille, France
    Even numbers on the street stop at 40. At the time of his 1845 marriage Ambrouzis Sechiari lived with his widowed mother, Arghyro, at 'alles de Meihan 80,' where his father, Paraskeva, had died in 1841; photo 2009; see note on street numbering.

    Documents
    Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari death certificate
    Paraskeva (Augustis) Sechiari death certificate

    Headstones
    St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, France
    St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, France
    Paraskeva Augustus Sechiari, his wife Arghyri Paraskevas Sechiari; Theodore Paraskeva & Maria Sechiari; Maria George Sechiari; cemetery records suggest Ambrose and Penelope Sechiari are also here.
    St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, France
    St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, France
    Paraskeva Augustus Sechiari
    St Pierre Cemetery, Marseille
    St Pierre Cemetery, Marseille
    Sechiari tomb - detail: Here lies PARASKEVAS SECHIARI from Chios. Died 15/27 August 1841 at the age of 70 years; Here lies ARGHYRÌ, WIFE OF PARASKEVAS SECHIARI. Died 16/28 September 1863 at the age of 90 years; Here lies MARIA, WIFE OF GEORGE SECHIARI. Died 8/20 September 1868 at the age of 55 years


  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Grecs et Philhellènes à Marseille, Pierre Echinard, (Marseille: l'Institut Historique de Provence, 1973), 284.

    2. [S59] LA COMMUNAUTÉ GRECQUE À MARSEILLE, Michel Calapodis, (Paris:L'Harmattan (link)), 73.

    3. [S91] La Frabrique Communautaire, Mathieu Grenet, ([thesis] European University Institute, Department of History and Civilization, 2010), 267, footnote 99; 278, also footnote 145.

    4. [S59] LA COMMUNAUTÉ GRECQUE À MARSEILLE, Michel Calapodis, (Paris:L'Harmattan (link)), 225, 224; 73,143.


  

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