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Despina (Theodore) Ziffo[1]

Female 1884 - 1963  (78 years)


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  • Name Despina (Theodore) Ziffo 
    Nickname Pussy 
    Born 14 Jul 1884  Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • A daughter was born at Calcutta, 14 Jul 1884, to the wife of Theodore M. Ziffo according to the birth notice in The Times of India, 19 Jul 1884. [2]
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Jul 1963  10 Fatimitos St., Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Residence: 1911-1916: 879 Beacon, Boston (Choremi, Benachi & Co, cotton merchant, 53 State Rm 409); 1918-1919, Anthony & Despina Benachi, 1810 Beacon, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA; at DOD, 10 Fatimitos St., Alexandria, Egypt.
    • Anthony L. Benachi, 31, merchant; Despina A Benachi, 27; Luke A. Benachi, 5, all British nationals, Greek race, residents 879 Beacon St., Boston, Massachusetts, were issued US passports, 12 Sep 1919, final destination Boston.
    • She resided uninterrupted in the US, 1907-1919; domiciled 1810 Beacon St., Boston, ccording to her US passport application.
    • Anthony Benachi, 26, merchant; Despina A Benachi, 23, b. Calcutta; Luke A. Benachi, 5 months, all British nationals, last permanent address c/o M. Benachi, 6 Siebig Strasse, Frankfurt a/M, departed Bremen 8 Oct 1907 aboard Kaiser Wilhelm Der Grosse, arriving New York City, 16 Oct 1907, final destination Boston.
    • The 1910 US federal census for the residence, 237 Dartmouth St., Boston, MA, included Anthony L. Benachi, 29, Greek b. England, married, b. England, father Greek b. Greece, mother Greek b. Turkey, cotton merchant; Despina, 25, Greek b. India, father Greek b. Constantinople, mother Greek b. England; Luke A., 3, Greek b. Egypt, father b. England, mother b. India, all guests [residence may be hotel], all immigrated 1907.
    • Anthony L. Benachi, 31, b. Liverpool, merchant, Greek; Despina A, 27, housewife; Luke A., 6, child, arrived Boston 25 Sep 1912 aboard Franconia from Liverpool, last residing 879 Beacon St., Boston, all nationality British.
    Person ID I485  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2015 

    Father Theodore (Matthew) Ziffo,   b. 25 Dec 1845, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Dec 1901, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Clementina (Nicolas) Scaramanga,   b. 24 Feb 1862, Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Mar 1921, Naples, Campania, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1882  Calcutta, Bengal, British India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Antonios (Loukas) Benachi,   b. 09 Oct 1881, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1964, Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married
    • A Despina Ziffo registered her marriage Jul-Aug-Sep 1884 in Kensington District, London, v 1a, p 367. Certificate not examined.
    Children 
     1. Lucas (Antony) Benachi,   b. 8 Mar 1907, Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1979, Paris, Īle-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2008 
    Family ID F197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1884 - Calcutta, Bengal, British India Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jul 1963 - 10 Fatimitos St., Alexandria, Egypt Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Despina Benachi 1919 Passport Photo
    Despina Benachi 1919 Passport Photo

    Documents
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    page 1
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    page 2
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    Despina Benachi Passport 1911 Application
    note attached
    Despina Antoniou Benachi 1964 Probate
    Despina Antoniou Benachi 1964 Probate

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

    2. [S84] FIBIS database.


  

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