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John George (George) Scaramanga, JP [1, 2]

Male 1868 - 1947  (79 years)


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  • Name John George (George) Scaramanga 
    Suffix JP  
    Born 21 Apr 1868  Crawley Down, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 14 Oct 1868  Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • God-parents: Erato A. Ralli. [3]
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 1947  Seaford, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Education: Cheam School, Eton.
    • Occupation Listed in 1913 as a member of the Baltic Exchange (representing Scaramanga Bros, of 7 Union Court, Old Broad Street, City of London).
    • Residence, England: 5 Campden Hill Terrace, Kensington, London; The Blue Door, East Blatchington, Seaford, Sussex.
    • Justice of the Peace.
    • He was in partnership with Basil Arnold Smith, as Smith and Scaramanga, Ship Brokers and Agents, 4-5-6 Great St. Helen's, London, until it was dissolved by 31 Dec 1898 (London Gazette 3 Jan 1899).
    • The 1881 England Census reports finds John Scaramanga, 12, born Sussex, a boarding student at 1 Cheam Schools, Surrey.
    • The 1901 England Census reports the Scaramanga household at Tiltwood House, Crawley Down, Sussex included: Elisa Scaramanga, head, 58, widow; children Marigo, 38, both born London; Ambrose, 31, shipowner; Calliope, 29; John, 32, shipowner, his wife Louise (born Russia, British subject), 26, their sons George, 3, and James, 2, both born Sussex; 5 domestic servants.
    • 1911 England census: household at 5 Campden Hill Terrace, Kensington, London, headed by John Scaramanga, 42, b. Sussex, married 14 years, 2 children, both living; ship owner; wife Liza, 36, b. Russia, Brit subject by marriage; 2 servants.
    • He co-administered his mother's estate.
    • John Scaramanga [12 Hyde Park Place - John Peter Scaramanga lived at 3 Hyde Park Place and John Coco Scaramanga at 8 Sussex Square around this time] appears on the 1890, 1891 UK electoral register, Paddington South parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; as John Scaramanga [8 Sussex Square] 1905; as John George Scaramanga [4, 5, & 6 Great St. Helen's - abode Rosemont, Meadvale, Redhill, Surrey] 1898, 1899, [30 Great St. Helen's - abode Rosemont, Meadvale, Redhill, Surrey] 1900, [30 Great St. Helen's - abode 5 Camden Hill Terrace W] 1908 London/City of London; 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915 Kensington South/Kensington and Chelsea; 1911, as John Scaramanga [8 Blenheim House, 180 King's Road] 1933 Chelsea/Kensington and Chelsea.
    • J.G. Scaramanga, was chairman of Azoff Freighting Company Limited at the time of its liquidation London Gazette 12 Jan 1912).
    • He was co-executor of the estate of Anne (aka Annie) Yeames (London Gazette 19 Mar 1935).
    Person ID I1611  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2018 

    Father George (Emmanuel) Scaramanga,   b. 22 Nov 1825, Naxos, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1897, Crawley Down, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth (Emmanuel) Franghiadi,   b. 22 Mar 1843, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 May 1933, Crawley Down, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1860  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Witnesses: Emmanuel Scaramanga and Julia Franghiadi; Narkissos Morphinos presiding; entry 43 [4]
    • Marriage announcement in the Observer [London], 26 Feb 1860, p. 9.
    Photos
    Tiltwood House, Worth (Crawley)
    Tiltwood House, Worth (Crawley)
    Family ID F680  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth (James) Yeames,   b. 30 Mar 1875, Taganrog, Rostov Oblast, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1959, Nightingale Annexe, Beach Road, Littlehampton, Sussex UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
    +1. George John (John) Scaramanga, DFC,   b. 17 May 1897, Reigate, Surrey, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Sep 1971, Worthing, West Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. James John (John) Scaramanga,   b. 25 Jul 1898, Meadvale, Redhill, Surrey, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1918, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2007 
    Family ID F741  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Apr 1868 - Crawley Down, Sussex, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 14 Oct 1868 - Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Nov 1947 - Seaford, Sussex, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John George Scaramanga
    John George Scaramanga
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    photo 2009; the street has been redeveloped and renumbered; Scaramangas had offices here in 1898.
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    John G Scaramanga worked out of 4-5-6 Great St. Helen's (1899).
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Great St. Helen's Street, London, England
    Today this alley off Bishopsgate is in the shadow of The Pinnacle, which is under construction.
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, England
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, England
    photo on its wiki website, this building is the approximate location of Union Court. John G Scaramanga worked for Scaramanga Bros, of 7 Union Court, Old Broad Street, City of London (1913).

    Documents
    John Scaramanga 1948 Probate
    John Scaramanga 1948 Probate

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

    2. [S119] 1911 England Census.

    3. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Jun 1975.
      Records of Baptisms from the Church of Our Saviour, 82-84 London Wall, City of London

    4. [S68] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Feb 1977.
      Records of Marriages from the Church of Our Saviour [London]