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Lucas (Dimitrios) Ralli[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1794 - 1879  (85 years)


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  • Name Lucas (Dimitrios) Ralli 
    Born 1794  Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Dec 1879  Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The 1878-79 death index in Vital Statistics, Piraeus, Greece, lists Lukas Ralli, p 744.
    Notes 
    • Mayor of Piraeus, Greece. Stephanos Th. Xeno's illustrated book 'The World Exhibition' (London 1852) about the 1851 Great Exhibition, Crystal Palace, was dedicated to Lucas Ralli, now in the collection of St Sophia, London. (Christopher Long)
    • Member of the Executive Committee which attempted the liberation of Chios in 1827. Grand Officer of the Order of the Saviour, Greece. Lived on Syros and at Piraeus.
    • Committed to improving the educational system and opened the first Boy's grammar school in Piraeus. Wrote to Constantine Ionides in London asking for help with these projects.
    • He is likely to have signed a letter to the provisory Greek Parliament in 1825 demanding it include a Chiot deputy.
    • Lucas Ralli was among the 327 Chiot refugees in Syros who signed a letter dated 10 Jul 1829 to the Governor of Greece.
    • Residence: -1822 Chios; 1925-1829 Syros; 1842 Athens.
    • Lucas D. Ralli, 38, married, b. Chios, arrived Syros 182?, merchant, swore allegiance to the Greek state on 27 Nov 1834 at the Holy Cathedral Church of the Transfiguration of the Saviour Christ (Metamorphosis), Ermoupolis, Syros. [5]
    Person ID I2197  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2011 

    Father Dimitrios (Zannis) Ralli,   b. 1758, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1812, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Catherine (Pericles) Negroponte,   d. 12 Nov 1846, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married
    • This union is cited in a list of 17 marriage alliances that connected Ralli Bros employees in India with the Rallis through intermarriage. [6]
    Family ID F947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Despina (Paul) Rodocanachi,   b. 24 Jun 1805, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1880, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1827 
    • This union is cited in a list of 17 marriage alliances that connected Ralli Bros employees in India with the Rallis through intermarriage. [6]
    • This marriage was the model in Dimitri Vikelas' Loukis Laris, according to Philip Chrissovelonis. [7]
    Children 
    +1. Calliope (Lucas) Ralli,   b. 06 Jan 1829, Aegina, Saronic Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1891, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Catherine (Lucas) Ralli,   b. 22 Sep 1830, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1849, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     3. Dimitri (Lucas) Ralli,   b. 24 Mar 1842, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1858, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     4. Arghyri (Lucas) Ralli,   b. 29 Apr 1848, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1924, Piraeus, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1794 - Chios, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 1879 - Piraeus, Attica, Greece Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Lucas Ralli
    Lucas Ralli
    Loukas Rallis
    Loukas Rallis
    courtesy PANDEKTIS digital database
    Loukas Rallis
    Loukas Rallis
    courtesy PANDEKTIS digital database
    Loukas Rallis
    Loukas Rallis

    From the website: Greek and linked European Families

    Documents
    Philip L. Chryssoveloni, <i>Chios through the Ages</i> (Athens, 1937)
    Philip L. Chryssoveloni, Chios through the Ages (Athens, 1937)
    Lucas Dimitrios Ralli is included, page 73.

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] 1825 Letter from Chiots on Syros, Ioannis Vlachojannis (editor), (Archives of Modern Greek History Part C - The Chios Archives v2: Athens 1910), 36, 1825.

    2. [S29] History of the Island of Syros, Timoleon Ambelas, (Ermoupolis, Syros, 1874; republished 1998 by Christos A. Kalimeris), 506.
      10 Jul 1829 letter to the Governor of Greece from 327 Chiot refugees living in Syros.

    3. [S34] PANDEKTIS - Digital Thesaurus of Primary Sources for Greek History and Culture.

    4. [S49] Χίος και Χίοι διά μέσου των αιώνων, Χρυσοβελόνης, Φίλιππος Λ [Philip L. Chryssoveloni], (digital document, originally published Athens,1937), 73.

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

    6. [S45] Ulysses in the Raj, Paul Byron Norris, (BACSA, 1992; ISBN 0907799469), 123.

    7. [S57] A Chronicle of the Greeks in India: 1750-1950, Dione Marcos-Dodis, (Dodoni Publications, Athens, 2002; ISBN 960-385-160-4), 63.
      The Ralli Family and Chios, Chapter 3, pp 59-68.


  

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