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Zenni (Georges) Sechiari[1]

Female 1842 - 1927  (85 years)


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  • Name Zenni (Georges) Sechiari 
    Nickname Jenny 
    Born 01 Feb 1842  Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOB from birth certificate. 28 Jan according to her tombstone. Argenti says 2 Feb 1840.
    • Her birth was witnessed by her uncle. Theodore Sechiari, 23, commis, allées de Meilhan 8, Marseille, France.
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jun 1927  14 rue du Centre, Neuilly sur Seine, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • burial plot 29183, sq 28, Greek plan no. 49-50, reg. pg. 16792, no. 63498
    Notes 
    • A Mme P. Rodocanachi is recorded as the subject of a portrait by Bernardo Amiconi in 1863 (presumably this describes Zenni Sechiari?). (Christopher Long)
    • Residence, London, England: 1899, 125 Westbourne Terrace; at DOD 68a Westbourne Terrace.
    • Jeannie Rodocanachi appears on the 1913 [125 Westbourne Terrace] UK electoral register, Paddington North parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; as Jenny Rodocanachi 1918, 1919 Paddington and St Marylebone/Westminster; 1922, 1923, 1925 [125 Westbourne with Theodore Emmanuel Sechiari] Westminster/Paddington.
    Person ID I4020  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 16 May 2015 

    Father Georges (Paraskeva) Sechiari,   b. 14 May 1803, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1884, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Marigo (Pandely) Rodocanachi,   b. 05 Feb 1812, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1868, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Notes 
    • Listed in the 1851 Marseille census. [3]
    Family ID F1685  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peter Pandia (Pandia) Rodocanachi,   b. 22 Sep 1831, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1899, Worthing, West Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1860  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses/Sponsors: Fanny Zizinia & -- Zizinia; Narkissos Morphinos presiding; entry 45 [4]
    Children 
    +1. Pandia Peter (Peter) Rodocanachi,   b. 03 May 1865, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1936, Toft House, Dunchurch, Warwickshire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Photos
    Peter & Jenny Rodocanachi by Camille Silvy, 1861
    Peter & Jenny Rodocanachi by Camille Silvy, 1861
    Peter Pandia Rodocanachi; Jenny Rodocanachi (née Sechiari) were photographed by Camille Silvy; albumen print, 3 February 1861, 3 3/8 in. x 2 1/8 in. (86 mm x 54 mm) image size; purchased 1904; NPG Ax51217.
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2011 
    Family ID F1077  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 01 Feb 1842 - Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1860 - Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jun 1927 - 14 rue du Centre, Neuilly sur Seine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jenny Sechiari
    Jenny Sechiari

    Documents
    Eugenie Sechiari birth certificate
    Eugenie Sechiari birth certificate
    1 Feb 1842, Marseille, France
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 29183, sq. 28, Greek plan 49-50
    Jenny Rodocanachi 1927 Probate
    Jenny Rodocanachi 1927 Probate

    Headstones
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Peter Pandia and Jenny Rodocanachi and their son Pandia Peter were buried in the double Argenti-Schilizzi plot, according to cemtery records. Their names are not among those inscribed on the tomb, nor those of their grandsons Peter Pandia Rodocanachi and Paul Harold Rodocanachi.
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Argenti-Schilizzi plots - rear view

  • Sources 
    1. [S111] Une Enfance, Gertrude Agelasto, 86.

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

    3. [S87] Les Grecs a Marseille: Minorité ethnique ou nation en diaspora?, Michel Calapodis, (Paris, L’Harmattan. 2012), ISBN : 978-2-296-56823-5., 149.

    4. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Feb 1977.
      Records of Marriages from the Church of Our Saviour [London]


  

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