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Theodore Anthony (Anthony) Vlasto[1]

Male 1839 - 1901  (62 years)


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  • Name Theodore Anthony (Anthony) Vlasto 
    Born 19 Sep 1839  Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOB from marriage certificate; Argenti says 17 Sep 1839.
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Nov 1901  England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOD given in "Local Wills" notice in The Liverpool Courier, 20 Mar 1902.
    • His personal estate was valued net at £156,846 5s. 10d. Executors of will dated 5 Jul 1899 were his wife, Theodore Pandia Ralli and Pandely Leonidas Argenti, both of 5 Fenchurch St., London, and John Pandia Scaramanga of 3 Hyde Park Place. He gave £1000 to the trustees of the Greek Orthodox Church of St Nicholas, Liverpool, for reduction of the existing debt on the church, or, if the debt should have been paid off, then for beautifying, restoring, or repairing the church, among other bequests.
    Notes 
    • Residence, Marseille, France: 1856, allées de Meilhan 41; 1870, allees des Capucines 41; Liverpool, England: 1883, 198 Lodge Lane; 1899, 'Bonnevaine', Sefton Park, Toxteth Park; 1910, Greenbank Drive. [note on 'Bonnevaine': his son Ivan, a registered voter, lived there in 1919]
    • Occuption: merchant, Ralli Bros.
    • The King of Greece conferred the Silver Cross of the Order of the Saviour on two leading Greek citizens of Liverpool in recognition of their services in raising a fund for the relief of the sufferers by the earthquakes at Zante, Greece: N.G. Paspati and Theodore A. Vlasto (The Times [London] 23 May 1893).
    • Theo. A. Vlasto attended the Sep 1897 Liverpool funeral of his brother Ambrose Anthony Vlasto (Liverpool Mercury, 28 Sep 1897).
    • The 1881 census: 12 Linnet Lane, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, England household headed by Theodore A. Vlasto, 43, East India Merchant, b. Salonica, Turkey; British subject; wife Marietta, 30, b. St. Petersburg, Russia; son Anthony T., 7; daughter Arghyri, 5, both born Calcutta; daughter Calliope, 3, b. Manchester; Pandia, 6 months, b. Liverpool & 6 servants.
    • The 1891 census: "Bonnevaine," Greenbank Drive, Sefton Park, Liverpool, England household headed by Theodore A. Vlasto, married, 51, East India merchant, b. Turkey; Pandia T., son, 10; Minna, 8, daughter; Ivan, 6, son; Olga, 20 mos, daughter, all b. Liverpool; & 7 servants [between houses Quispanesis and Clemeston].
    • 1901 England census: "Bonnevaine," Greenbank Drive, Liverpool: Theodore A. Vlasto, head, 62, general merchant, b. Turkey, Greek subject; wife Marietta, 50, b. Russia, Greek subject; son Antony, 24, mercantile clerk, b. Calcutta, India; daughters Calliope, 23, b. Manchester; Minna, 18 and Olga, 11, both b. Liverpool; and 6 servants. Several doors down from the Galatti family at "Highfield".
    • 1874: T.A. Vlasto worked for Ralli Bros. according to the Thacker's Directories, Calcutta. 1878-79: with Ralli Bros., 29 Peter St., Manchester, England (owner J.E. Ralli; Stephen Peter Schilizzi co-worker). [2]
    • Theodore A. Vlasto, 22, b. Chios, unmarried, merchant, swore allegiance to the Greek state on 4 Aug 1859 at the Greek consulate Taiga [Russia]. [3]
    • Th. A. Vlasto is included in the list: Greek presence in India between 1900-1050 from Thacker's Directory and Greek Church archives. [4]
    • Th Vlasto, c/o MM Ralli Bros, Liverpool, was a donating member, Association for the Encouragement of Greek Studies, Paris, France. [5]
    Person ID I2195  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2015 

    Father Antony Alexander (Alexander) Vlasto,   b. 1804, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1856, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Calliope (Stephanos) Ralli,   b. 1811, Smyrna/Izmir, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1895, cours du Chapitre 11, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F849  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marietta (Pandia) Scaramanga,   b. 19 Nov 1850, St Petersburg, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1925, [England, UK] Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1870  Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Wedding witnesses included Leonidas Argenti, 49, merchant, allees des Capucines 5; Etienne Ralli, 34, merchant, allees des Capucines 18; Michel Ralli, 52, rentier, rue de l'--- 29; Nicolas Petrocochino, 29, merchant, allees de Meilhan 15.
    Children 
    +1. Arghyri (Theodore) Vlasto,   b. 24 Feb 1876, Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jun 1963, Bayonne, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Aquitaine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Mina (Theodore) Vlasto,   b. 10 Feb 1883, 198 Lodge Lane, Sefton Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1946, 9 Fulwood Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Documents
    Vlasto Scaramanga 1870 marriage
    Vlasto Scaramanga 1870 marriage
    Civil registration records, Marseille
    Vlasto - Scaramanga 1870 marriage
    Vlasto - Scaramanga 1870 marriage
    Marseille, France
    Last Modified 23 Nov 2011 
    Family ID F945  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1839 - Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Aug 1870 - Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Nov 1901 - England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Theodore Anthony Vlasto
    Theodore Anthony Vlasto
    allées Léon Gambetta 41, Marseille, France
    allées Léon Gambetta 41, Marseille, France
    The widow Vlasto lived at allées de Meilhan 41 in 1856 with her two sons, Pandia and Theodore. Photo 2009; see note on street numbering.
    Greenbank Drive, Liverpool, England
    Greenbank Drive, Liverpool, England
    photo 2009; 'Bonnevaine' lies on this road; no vestige of the stately home 'Highfield' on this road, which now abuts open space, park or allotment.
    Bonnevaine, Greenbank Drive, Liverpool
    Bonnevaine, Greenbank Drive, Liverpool
    Photo courtesy Steve Williams, May 2019.
    Bonnevaine, Greenbank Drive, Liverpool (detail)
    Bonnevaine, Greenbank Drive, Liverpool (detail)
    Photo courtesy Steve Williams, May 2019.

    Documents
    Theodore Anthony Vlasto 1902 probate
    Theodore Anthony Vlasto 1902 probate
    Ralli Bros Liverpool
    company label (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Ralli Bros India
    Ralli Bros India
    company label

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] UK National Probate Calendar Indexes, 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

    2. [S45] Ulysses in the Raj, Paul Byron Norris, (BACSA, 1992; ISBN 0907799469), 124.

    3. [S25] Greek State Archives (Syros).

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

    5. [S62] Revue des études grecques Vol 7 (1892), Association for the Encouragement of Greek Studies, (Paris), LXVI; LXXXV.


  

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