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Despina (John) Ziffo[1, 2]

Female 1887 - 1962  (74 years)


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  • Name Despina (John) Ziffo 
    Nickname Dessie 
    Born 09 Nov 1887  Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • A daughter was born at Calcutta, 9 Nov 1887, to the wife of J. M. Ziffo according to the birth notice in The Times of India, 14 Nov 1887. [3]
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Jun 1962  Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Despina Ziffo died 30 Jun 1962, spinster, Albury, London Rd, East Grinstead, Sussex. Midland Bank was the executor and Olga Rodocanachi, her sister, the personal representative (The London Gazette, 14 Aug 1962).
    Buried 04 Jul 1962  Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • burial in plot 21775, sq 28-42, Greek plan no. 8, reg. pg. 19515, no. 85283. [4]
    Notes 
    • Residence: 1955-62, Albury London Rd, E. Grinstead, London (phone listing for 'Miss D.')
    • Despina Ziffo [18 Cleveland Gardens W] appears on the 1931, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938 UK electoral register, Paddington parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough.
    • 1911 England census for 80 Westbourne Terrace, Hyde Park, Paddington, London W, household headed by John Ziffo, 62, b. Athens, Greece, married 24 years, 2 children, 2 living, East India merchant, exporter cotton goods, importer jute & grain, Greek nationality; wife Argyrie, 24, b. Liverpool; daughters Dessie, 23, b. Calcutta; Olga, 21, b. London, Paddington; both single; 6 servants.
    Person ID I476  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

    Father John (Matthew) Ziffo,   b. 07 Dec 1848, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1938, 18 Cleveland Gardens, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Arghyri (Dimitrios) Petrocochino,   b. 23 Jan 1861, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1954, Albury, London Road, East Grinstead, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1886  St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Ziffo registered his marriage in Oct-Nov-Dec 1886 in London, v 1a, p 134. Certificate not examined.
    • Marriage notice appeared in The Times (London) 21 Oct 1886, pg. 1.
    • Witnesses/Sponsors: Despoina Petrocochino & Eustratius Em. Petrocochino; Agathangeies Moschvachis presiding; entry 146. [5]
    • Marriage notice in The Times of India, 10 Nov 1886. [3]
    • Rev Agathangeles Moscovachis officiated.
    Family ID F187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 09 Nov 1887 - Calcutta, Bengal, British India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jun 1962 - Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 04 Jul 1962 - Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    80 Westbourne Terrace, London, England
    80 Westbourne Terrace, London, England
    The Shaftesbury Premier Hotel. John Ziffo, with his family and his mother-in-law, lived at this address in Bayswater from 1900-1913; photo 2009.

    Documents
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 21775, sq 28-42, Greek plan no. 8
    Despina Ziffo 1962 probate
    Despina Ziffo 1962 probate

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

    2. [S119] 1911 England Census.

    3. [S84] FIBIS database.

    4. [S78] West Norwood Cemetery registers, London, England.

    5. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Jul 1977.
      Marriages Celebrated at the Holy Wisdom (Saint Sophia) in Moscow Road, Bayswater [London]


  

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