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Zorzis (Matheios) Mavrogordato

Male 1813 - 1886  (73 years)


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  • Name Zorzis (Matheios) Mavrogordato 
    Nickname Georges 
    Born 1813  Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 07 Oct 1886  boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9ème, Île-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • His estate of £4917 5s. in England was administered by his son Michael. [1]
    Notes 
    • Residence: 1841, allees de Meilhan 63, Marseille, France; 1830s-1840s, Livorno, Italy/Tuscany; 1886, boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9e, France. [2]
    • Occupation: Merchant in Marseille; ship owner and banker in Livorno.
    • Appointed to the nobility of Tuscany by the Grand Duke of Tuscany in 1840 and endorsed by the King of Italy 13 Feb 1857.
    • Georges M. Mavrogordato was in partnership with M. E. Rodocanachi, A.P. Petrocochino, Paul E. Rodocanachi, Theodore Em. Rodocanachi, Pandely Rodocanachi, Pericles Th. Rodocanachi, Nicholas M. Mavrogordato, N.A. Scanavi and P. Rodocanachi, as Merchants, at Odessa under the firm of Theodore Paul Rodocanachi, at Rostoff under the firm of Nicholas A. Scanavi, at Marseilles under the firm of Paul and Theodore Rodocanachi, at Leghorn under the firm of Rodocanachi, Sons, and Co., at Paris under the firm of P. Rodocanachi, and at London under the firm of Rodocanachi, Sons, and Co., until it was dissolved 12 May 1880 (London Gazette 14 May 1880).
    Person ID I1310  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2014 

    Father Matheios (Zorzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 1785, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1831, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Arghyri (Paul) Rodocanachi,   b. 1794, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1878, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Family ID F537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Franga (Michael) Vlasto,   b. 1821, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jun 1902, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Children 
     1. Arghyro (Zorzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 03 Jun 1840, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1840, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Matteo (Zorzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 05 Jun 1841, allées de Meilhan 63, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1904, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +3. Michael George (Zorzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 02 Sep 1843, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Dec 1920, 62 Westbourne Terrace, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Arghyri (Zorzis) Mavrogordato,   b. 01 Jan 1845, Livorno [Leghorn], Italy/Tuscany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Oct 1903, Trieste, Italy/Austria Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F557  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1813 - Chios, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Oct 1886 - boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9ème, Île-de-France, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9e, France.
    boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9e, France.
    Currently Le Grand Hotel, Paris (photo 2009)
    boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9e, France.
    boulevard des Capucines 12, Paris 9e, France.
    allées Léon Gambetta 63, Marseille, France
    allées Léon Gambetta 63, Marseille, France
    Zorzis and Franga Mavrogordato lived at 'allees de Meilhan 63', where their son Matteo was born in 1841; photo 2009 [of a repacement building]; see note on street numbering.

    Documents
    Georges Mavrogordato 1886 death certificate
    Georges Mavrogordato 1886 death certificate
    George Mavrogordato 1887 Probate
    George Mavrogordato 1887 Probate

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

    2. [S91] La Frabrique Communautaire, Mathieu Grenet, ([thesis] European University Institute, Department of History and Civilization, 2010), 155.

    3. [S46] Diaspora Merchants in the Black Sea: the Greeks in Southern Russia, 1775-1861, Vassilis Kardasis, (Lexington Books, 2001), 157.


  

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