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Paul (Platon) Negroponte[1, 2]

Male 1863 - 1927  (64 years)


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  • Name Paul (Platon) Negroponte 
    Born 23 Apr 1863  boulevard Longchamp 2, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • DOB from birth certificate. Argenti says 28 May 1863.
    Gender Male 
    Died 04 Oct 1927  Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • His estate of £670 17s. 8d. was administered by attorneys for his widow. [3]
    Notes 
    • 15 Jan 1895: Paul P. Negroponte, 32, married, born Ermoupolis, clerk, swore allegiance to the Greek government.
    • Residence & Occupation 1902: Ship broker from Ermoupolis, resident of Ermoupolis, Syros.
    • 1871 England census [West Derby]: household at 'The Ferns,' Oak Hill Park, Liverpool, was headed by Constantine Negroponte, 42, cotton broker, b. Greece; wife Angelique, 32, b. France; mother Polymnia, 70, widow, b. Greece; Paul C., 9, b. London; daughters Angelique, 8, b. Manchester, and Hypatia, 6, b. Liverpool; nephews Paul P., 8 and James P., 7, both b. France; & 4 servants. Located next to Contostavlos family's, 'Athenian Villa' and near to the Rodocanachi family's 'Hawthorn House.'
    • Pavlos Negroponti, 1909, registered owner of SS Avra, 1,518 tons; SS Marietta owned by the Negroponti and Saliari brothers. [4]
    Person ID I593  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2015 

    Father Platon (Paul) Negroponte,   b. 26 Jun 1834, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1907, San Remo, Liguria, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Marouko (Iakobos) Ralli,   b. Abt 22 Mar 1833, Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Nov 1866, Cannes, Alpes Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1862  Constantinople/Istanbul, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexandra (Jean) Grimaldi,   b. 23 Jan 1875, Giurgiu, Vlasca, Romania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 01 Dec 1896  Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Marouko (Paul) Negroponte,   b. 29 Oct 1897, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jul 1929, Athens, Attica, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     2. Platon (Paul) Negroponte,   b. 16 Oct 1902, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1924  (Age 22 years)
     3. Jeanne (Paul) Negroponte,   b. 09 Mar 1913, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    1 December 1896 marriage certificate of Paul Pl. Negroponte & Alexandra J. Grimaldi
    1 December 1896 marriage certificate of Paul Pl. Negroponte & Alexandra J. Grimaldi
    groom: 32 years, clerk, born in Marseille, son of Platon Negroponte (landowner, living in Italy) and Maroukò Ralli (from Marseille, deceased); bride: 21 years, born in Giurgowo/Walachia, daughter of John Grimaldi and Maria Capari (translated by George Agelastos)
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F779  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Apr 1863 - boulevard Longchamp 2, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 01 Dec 1896 - Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 04 Oct 1927 - Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    boulevard Longchamp 2, Marseille, France
    boulevard Longchamp 2, Marseille, France
    where the Platon-Marouko Negroponte family lived and their two sons were born; photo 2009

    Documents
    Paul (Platon) Negroponte birth certificate
    Paul (Platon) Negroponte birth certificate
    Paul Negroponti, shipowner
    Paul Negroponti, shipowner
    Pavlos Negroponti, 1909, registered owner of SS Avra, 1,518 tons
    Registration of SS Avra - detail
    Registration of SS Avra - detail
    Source: Ploto
    Paul Platon Negroponte 1928 Probate
    Paul Platon Negroponte 1928 Probate
    1900 Syros directory
    1900 Syros directory
    P. Negreponti is listed as a banker, Syros, 1900.
    1905 Athens directory (Cyclades)
    1905 Athens directory (Cyclades)
    P. Negroponte owned the Avra, 1510 tonnage.
    1905 Athens directory (Cyclades)
    1905 Athens directory (Cyclades)
    Paul N. [sic] Negroponte has a display ad as steamship owner and broker.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Argenti 1955, Philip P. Argenti, (London Oxford University Press).
      Included in Philip Argenti's Negroponte family tree, number 207.

    2. [S25] Greek State Archives (Syros).
      #216 Registry of Oaths of Allegiance

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

    4. [S67] Ploto: Greek Shipowners from the Late 18th Century to the Eve of World War II, Gelina Harlaftis, Manos Haritatos, Helen Beneki, (Hellenic Literary and Historical Archive, Athens, Greece 2003 ISBN 960-201-165-3), 211.

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


  

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