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Nicolas (Andreas) Argenti[1]

Male 1834 - 1883  (49 years)


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  • Name Nicolas (Andreas) Argenti 
    Born 14 Apr 1834  boulevard des Trois-Journees 7, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 03 Oct 1883  London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 06 Oct 1883  Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • burial plot no. 10060 [2]
    Notes 
    • Residence: Manchester; at DOD Rochampton, Surrey, England
    • His parents -- Andre Argenti and Julia Ralli -- (with two siblings) are on the Negroponte-Agelasto tree.
    • Nicolas Andre Argenti was among the nine Greeks born in Marseille after 1830 who declared their intention to become French citizens the year following their reaching majority age. The others included D.[emosthenes] Agelasto, Michel Rodocanachi, Thomas Zizinia, and Andre Aristide Zizinia [probably Aristide Andre Zizinia] (Echinard).
    • 1859, 1860: N. Argenti worked for Ralli Bros. and Petrocochino Bros. according to the Thacker's Directories, Calcutta, years respective. [3]
    • Likely the Nicholas P. Argenti who worked for Ralli Bros., Manchester, 1866-1872; and set up Argenti & Co., 1870-75, 40 Dickinson St.; 1867, 11 Lloyd St. & 1867-1872, 12 Portland St., all with Coco George Scaramanga; 1857, 29 Lloyd St. as Argenti Sechiari Co.
    Person ID I778  Agelasto
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2015 

    Family Marigo (Ambrose) Argenti,   b. 05 Sep 1840, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1879, Champs Elysees 73, Paris 8ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1861  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses/Sponsors: Pantelis Th. Ralli, P.A. Ralli; Narkissos Morphinos presiding; entry 50 [4]
    Children 
    +1. Arietta (Nicolas) Argenti,   b. 13 May 1865, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1908, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Apr 1834 - boulevard des Trois-Journees 7, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jun 1861 - Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Oct 1883 - London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 06 Oct 1883 - Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Nicolas (Andreas) Argenti
    Nicolas (Andreas) Argenti
    Boulevard d’Athènes 5-9, Marseille, France
    Boulevard d’Athènes 5-9, Marseille, France
    The street known today as Boulevard d’Athènes has had previous names including Boulevard des Trois-Journées. Andre and Julia Argenti lived at boulevard des Trois-Journees 7, Marseille, France where their son Nicolas was born in 1834. The current building's address is 5-9, with no number 7.
    Boulevard d’Athènes 5-9, Marseille, France
    Boulevard d’Athènes 5-9, Marseille, France
    The building that most likely replaces Boulevard des Trois-Journées 7; photos 2009
    rue Sénac 2, Marseille, France
    rue Sénac 2, Marseille, France
    Andre and Julia Argenti lived at this address with their son Nicolas in 1842; photo 2009.
    allées Léon Gambetta 6, Marseille, France
    allées Léon Gambetta 6, Marseille, France
    Andre N. Argenti lived at 'allees de Meilhan 6' in 1837, presumably with his wife and son Nicolas; photo 2009; see note on street numbering.
    allées Léon Gambetta 18, Marseille, France
    allées Léon Gambetta 18, Marseille, France
    Andre and Loula Argenti lived from 1843-57 at allees des Capucines/Meilhan 18, with their family, which included daughter Polymnia and husband Etienne Ralli (1867-70) and daughter Julie and husband Jean Scaramanga and their children, including Julie, born there in 1872; photo 2009; see note on street numbering.
    11 Bloom St., Manchester, England
    11 Bloom St., Manchester, England
    Photo 2015; Eustratio Ralli, merchant, had an office at 11 Bloom St., Aytoun St (1863). Nicholas P. Argenti (1886), according to Manchester Rate Books.
    Albert Hall, Manchester, England
    Albert Hall, Manchester, England
    Photo 2015. Albert Hall, 27 Peter St., constructed 1910. In 1872 the offices of Ralli Bros. occupied this address according to Manchester Rate Books. Other sources give 37 Peter St. Attached to Ralli Bros here: J.E. Ralli, Stephen Peter Schilizzi, John Mavrogordato, and Nicholas Argenti.
    11 Lloyd St., Manchester, England
    11 Lloyd St., Manchester, England
    Photo 2015. Redeveloped. Nicholas Argenti ran Argenti & Co., 1867, with Coco George Scaramanga, from this address. The Manchester 1866-1867-1872 Rate Book lists their company as Argenti & Zachiaro C.
    29 Lloyd St., Manchester, England
    29 Lloyd St., Manchester, England
    Photo 2015. Empty lot adjacent to Flesh Tattoo, 33 Lloyd St. In 1857 Argenti Sechiari Co. operated from this address.
    20 Dickinson Street, Manchester, England.
    20 Dickinson Street, Manchester, England.
    Photo 2015. No. 40 appears to be an empty lot. Until 1875 a partnership with operations in London, Manchester and Marseille included 40 Dickinson St. Partners in Argenti, Schilizzi & Co.: Theodore Emmanuel Schilizzi, Coco George Scaramanga, Leonidas Pandeli Argenti, Michel George Schilizzi, Leoni Ambrose Argenti and George Ambrose Argenti. The 1870-1875 Manchester Rate Books list Argenti & Co. (Nicholas Argenti and Coco George Scaramanga) at 40 Dickinson St.
    12 Portland St., Manchester, England
    12 Portland St., Manchester, England
    Photo 2015; redeveloped. In 1867 Nicholas Argenti is listed in the Manchester Rate Books at this address.

    Documents
    Nicolas Andre Argenti birth certificate
    Nicolas Andre Argenti birth certificate
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 10060
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 10060; re. theft
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 10060 (continuation)
    Ralli Bros Manchester
    Ralli Bros Manchester
    company label
    Ralli Bros India
    Ralli Bros India
    company label

    Headstones
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    face 1: Nicolas Argenti (1834-1883), Pandely P Sechiari (1887-1887), Leoni A Argenti (1846-1890), Gina P Sechiari (1872-1892); Parasqueva George Sechiari (1836-1900); face 2: Ambrose Argenti (1804-1871), daughter Marigo Argenti (1840-1879) who was wife of Nicolas Argenti; Mina M Schilizzi (1865-1865), Marietta P Sechiari (1868-1868; photo by Parker Agelasto
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Argenti Schilizzi Tomb

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Grecs et Philhellènes à Marseille, Pierre Echinard, (Marseille: l'Institut Historique de Provence, 1973), 276.

    2. [S101] West Norwood Cemetery registers, London, England.

    3. [S62] Ulysses in the Raj, Paul Byron Norris, (BACSA, 1992; ISBN 0907799469), 124.

    4. [S86] 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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