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Matthew (Zannis) Calvocoressi

Male 1799 - 1891  (91 years)


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  • Name Matthew (Zannis) Calvocoressi 
    Born 10 Apr 1799  Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 05 Mar 1891  Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Occupation: Merchant of Chios
    • According to David Calvocoressi and his father Peter, Matthew was briefly taken into slavery and was either redeemed or escaped following the Massacres of Chios. Argenti records his mother as Angerou (no surname).
    • According to Matthew, recorded by his grandson Pantias (John) Calvocoressi some 60 years later, Matthew was about 15 years old in 1822 and referred to a half-brother Pandely and younger siblings: Mavroudi, Zambelou, Zorzis and Argentou.
    • He, his son Leonidas Matthew Calvocoressi and Ambrose Paul Rodocanachi traded as merchants, at 95 Bishopsgate Street, London, as L. Rodocanachi and Co.; and at Constantinople, as M. Z. Calvocoressi, until dissolved 15 Mar 1885 (London Gazette 2 Jun 1885)
    • He and his sons Leonidas Matthew Calvocoressi and John Matthew Calvocoressi were partners as L. Rodocanachi and Co., Merchants, Crosby House, 95 Bishopsgate Street. London, until dissolved 1 Jan 1881 (London Gazette 7 Jan 1881).
    • M. Kalvo-doresis is listed among twenty individuals or businesses who met 26 Apr 1843 to write the Constitution of the Greek Community of Manchester. [1]
    Person ID I529  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2010 

    Father Zannis (Zorzis) Calvocoressi,   b. 1776, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1822, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Battou [Calvocoressi],   d. 1853 
    Family ID F869  Group Sheet

    Family Arghyro (Zannis) Rodocanachi,   b. Abt 1820, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1891, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1841  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Witnesses: Stephen and Maria S. Franghiadi; Narkissos Morphinos presiding; entry 6. [2]
    Children 
     1. John (Matthew) Calvocoressi,   b. 19 Nov 1842, Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1843, Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Eleni (Matthew) Calvocoressi,   b. 30 Nov 1843
    +3. John (Matthew) Calvocoressi,   b. 28 Aug 1846, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1919, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +4. Hypatia (Matthew) Calvocoressi,   b. 31 Jul 1848, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 19 Jul 1875, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     5. Leonidas M. (Matthew) Calvocoressi,   b. 19 Aug 1851, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1930, Grand Hotel d'Angleterre, Athens, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F844  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1799 - Chios, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Nov 1841 - Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 05 Mar 1891 - Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    One of The City's main commercial streets. L. Rodocanachi and Co., Merchants operated from Crosby House, 95 Bishopsgate Street (1881-1885).
    Crosby Hall, 95 Bishopsgate Street, London
    Crosby Hall, 95 Bishopsgate Street, London
    The Bishopsgate Tower, 22-24 Bishopsgate Street, London, England
    Architects' rendering; nicknamed "The Pinnacle" and scheduled for completion in 2012, it is the latest addition to the commercial neighborhood. (At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.)
    Crosby Hall
    Crosby Hall

  • Sources 
    1. [S52] A Personal History of the Greek Community of Manchester and Its Church, 1843-1900., Sophocles Chr. Andreades, (Manchester, 2000, ISBN 0-9504097-2-3).

    2. [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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