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Nicolas George (George) Paspati

Male 1815 - 1895  (80 years)


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  • Name Nicolas George (George) Paspati 
    Born 1815  Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1895  Hellas House, 3 Devonshire Road, Princes Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Death notice appeared in The Times (London) 25 Sep 1895, pg. 1.
    • Nicholas George Paspati of Devonshire Rd, Liverpool, and of Penmaenmawr, Carnarvonshire, gentleman, died 23 Sep 1895 at Devonshire Rd; probate Liverpool 19 Dec to Harriet Paspati, widow; effects £67,178 7s. 2d. [1, 2]
    Buried 26 Sep 1895  Smithdown Road Cemetery, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Buried in Sec. N, plot 336
    • Arch. Moschovakis performed the rites.
    • Folio Entry C/N Section Grave Class
      1337 26706 N N 336 352 CEM 9/2/5 [3]
    Notes 
    • 1851 England census for the household on New Bury Road, Broughton, Lancashire headed by N G Paspati, 37, b. Turkey, merchant in cotton fabrics; wife Harriet Paspati, 25, b. France; George Paspati, 4; Maria Paspati, 2; Peter Paspati, 1; Juliet Paspati, 1 month, all b. Manchester, Lancashire; 6 domestic servants.
    • 1871 census shows for 3 Devonshire Road, Liverpool, a household headed by N. G. Paspoti, married, 55, merchant - East India, born Greece; Harrieta, wife, 44, b. France; George N., son, unmarried, 24, merchant - East India ,b. Manchester; Peter N., son, 21, unmarried, merchant's clerk, b. Manchester, deaf from birth; Julia N., daughter, 13, unmarried, b. Constantinople; Maria A. Cornelius, daughter, married, 23, b. Manchester; A. A. Cornelius, son-in-law, married, 33, merchant - East India; Liza A. Cornelius, granddaughter, unmarried, 1, b. Liverpool & 8 servants.
    • 1881 census shows for 3 Devonshire Road, Liverpool, a household headed by Nicholas G. Paspati, married, 66, livelihood "from interest of money", born Chios, Turkey; Marietta, wife, 54, b. Marseille; G.N., son, married, 34, East India merchant, b. Manchester; Peter N., son, 31, unmarried, merchant's clerk, b. Manchester, deaf; Julia N., daughter, 23, unmarried, b. Constantinople; Catina G., 27, married, daughter-in-law, b. Liverpool; N.G., grandson, 5; Harriet G., granddaughter, 4; Const. G., grandson, 2; Lissie A. Cornelius, granddaughter, 11, scholar; Zenobie A. Cornelius, granddaughter, 8; Alexandra A. Cornelius, 5; all born Liverpool & 11 servants.
    • 1891 England census: the household at 3 Devonshire Road [adjacent to 'Sunnyside'] was headed by Nicholas G. Paspatti, 75, living on his own means, b. Greece, with son Peter N., 40, accountant, b. Manchester. Visitors included Aristides Cornelius, 56, married, merchant, b. Greece, and [daughters] Etta [Zenobia], 18; Marie, 16, and Sanda, 13, all b. Liverpool.
    • Liverpool Electoral Registers, 1870, burgess roll: Nicholas George Paspati, Hellas House, 3 Devonshire Road, Prince's Park; 16 Mellor's Buildings, 30 Exchange street East (counting house); 1875: Nicholas George Paspati, 3 Devonshire Road, Prince's Park.
    • Founded Ralli Brothers Calcutta branch (Lal Bazaar) in 1851, along with John Eustratio Ralli. [5]
    • The King of Greece conferred the Silver Cross of the Order of the Saviour on two leading Greek citizens of Liverpool in recognition of their services in raising a fund for the relief of the sufferers by the earthquakes at Zante, Greece: N.G. Paspati and Theodore A. Vlasto (The Times [London] 23 May 1893).
    • Nicholas G. Paspati, 21, b. Chios, unmarried, having arrived Syros in 1826, merchant, swore allegiance to the Greek state on 12 Apr 1836 at the Greek consulate, Constantinople. [6]
    • Investments: Nicholas Paspatti, merchant, Liverpool, was an investor in the Bank of Alexandria Limited (London Gazette 27 Feb 1873). Nicholas Geo. Paspati, merchant, 25 Finsbury Circus, London, invested in the Bank of Alexandria Limited (London Gazette 27 Feb 1875). Nicholas G. Paspati, Liverpool merchant, invested in the Bank of Alexandria Limited (London Gazette 28 Feb 1874). Nicholas George Paspati, Gentleman, Hellas House, Princes Park, Liverpool invested 14 years later (London Gazette 28 Feb 1887).
    • Nicholas Paspati contributed £200 to The Chio Earthquake Relief Fund (Liverpool Mercury 20 Apr 1881).
    • Nicholas George Paspatti, 3 Devonshire Road, is on the 1881 and 1886 Electoral Lists for Liverpool, England.
    • Their son Peter was the subject of a bizarre court case (Times [London], 24 Mar 1914).
    • Paspati N. G., 12 Aytoun St., Manchester, England (1853 city directory), the same location for Eustratio Ralli, with whom he was perhaps in business.
    • His brother, Alexander, and parents are also on the Negroponte-Agelasto tree.
    • John Eustriatio Ralli & Nicholas George Paspati managed Ralli Bros., Calcutta, founded 1851. [7]
    • 1851: John Eustratio Ralli and Nicholas George Paspati directed the Calcutta branch of Ralli Bros. ("The Firm of Ralli Brothers and Other Greek Firms," pp. 69-92).
    Person ID I993  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2018 

    Family Arietta (Petros) Schilizzi,   b. 4 Sep 1826, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1917, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Zorzis (Nicholas) Paspati,   b. 15 Mar 1847, Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1916, Rome, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1815 - Chios, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1895 - Hellas House, 3 Devonshire Road, Princes Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Sep 1895 - Smithdown Road Cemetery, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Nicolaos Paspatis (1815 - 1895)
    Nicolaos Paspatis (1815 - 1895)
    From the website: Greek and linked European Families
    3 Devonshire Road, Liverpool, England
    3 Devonshire Road, Liverpool, England
    photo 2009; the current structure occupies the address for "Hellas House" in Sefton Park where Nicolas and Arietta Paspati resided as well as some of their children and grandchildren, from 1871-1895.
    1839 Map of Finsbury Circus, London, England
    1839 Map of Finsbury Circus, London, England
    Many Greek merchants traded from here. Nicolas Geo Paspati, merchant, operated out of 25 Finsbury Circus (1875)
    Autoun St., Manchester, England
    Autoun St., Manchester, England
    Photo 2015. The site is a car park. Eustratio Ralli, merchant, had an office at 12 Aytoun St, Portland St (1853,1847); N G Paspati (1853).

    Documents
    <i>The Times</i> [London], 24 Mar 1914
    The Times [London], 24 Mar 1914
    Case involving his son Peter and his guardian (their daughter Marigo).
    Nicholas George Paspati 1895 Probate
    Nicholas George Paspati 1895 Probate
    Ralli Bros India
    Ralli Bros India
    company label

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Liverpool Probate Registers, 1895.

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

    3. [S117] Liverpool Toxteth Park Cemetery.

    4. [S12] Burial records, St Nicholas Greek Church, Liverpool, England.

    5. [S45] Ulysses in the Raj, Paul Byron Norris, (BACSA, 1992; ISBN 0907799469), 125.

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

    7. [S57] A Chronicle of the Greeks in India: 1750-1950, Dione Marcos-Dodis, (Dodoni Publications, Athens, 2002; ISBN 960-385-160-4).


  

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