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James Dromocaiti (Stamatios) Frangopulo[1]

Male 1856 - 1933  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name James Dromocaiti (Stamatios) Frangopulo 
    • His name is given as James Stamati Frangopulo in the notice of the Frangopulo & Agelasto bankruptcy, London Gazette, 14 Sep 1880. The London Gazette uses this name in its death notice.
    • Argenti calls him Iacobos (Stamatios) Frangopoulos. Birth registry names him James D
    Nickname Iacovos 
    Born win 1856  Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • UK birth registry finds: James Dromocaiti Frangopulo, born Oct-Nov-Dec 1856, Salford, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, v 8d, p 20. Certificate not examined.
    Christened 10 Jun 1857  Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Entry:092/040; Godparent: Georgios Dromokaites; priest Daniel Petroulias. [2]
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Dec 1933  Surrey, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Will proved 1 Mar 1934 by Florence Frangopulo, widow and executrix. Estate valued at £10261 5s 11d, administered at London.
    Notes 
    • Occupation: stockbroker
    • James S. Frangopulo was listed as a member of the Baltic Exchange, 1886 (Harlaftis, A History of Greek-owned Shipping, p. 58).
    • He is listed as Merchant and Partner in the notice of the Frangopulo & Agelasto bankruptcy, London Gazette, 14 Sep 1880.
    • Residence: 1861, "Highfield," Bury New Road, Sefton Park, Liverpool; 'Stone Lea', Aigburth Road, Liverpool; 1880-1882, 2 Mandeville Place, Manchester Square, Middlesex according to the trade directory and the notice of the Frangopulo & Agelasto bankruptcy, London Gazette, 14 Sep 1880. The residence appears to be group accommodation; 1911, 3 Kew Gardens Rd, Richmond, Kew; 1933, No. 8, Kew Gardens Road, Richmond, Surrey, England.
    • J.S. Frangopulo participated in a Liverpool town meeting to raise funds for the earthquake victims on the Island of Zante, Greece (Liverpool Mercury 14 Feb 1893).
    • He attended the 1921 funeral of his sister Angeliki (Mrs. D. A. Galatti) with his brothers George and Nicholas.
    • Frangopulo, Agelasto, & Co. was among the two dozen Liverpool merchant enterprises which signed a letter stating how they would deal with, as importers of Egyptian cotton, regulations concerning bagging that put "unnecessary burden on the trade" (Manchester Guardian, 29 Jul 1870, p 2).
    • The 1861 England census for "Highfield," Bury New Road, Sefton Park, Liverpool, household headed by Stamati Frangopulo, 45, b. Greece, Mediterranean merchant, naturalized British subject; wife Lucia Frangopulo, 28, b. Syria [Syros]; children Angelica Frangopulo, 10; Nicholas Frangopulo, 8; Michael Frangopulo, 6; James Frangopulo, 4; George Frangopulo, 2; John Frangopulo, 7 months, all b. Manchester, Lancashire; 6 domestic servants.
    • 1871 England census for 'Stone Lea', Aigburth Road, Liverpool: Lucy S. Frangopulo, 37, head, widow, b. Berout, Turkey; sons Nicolas S., 18; James S., 14; George S., 13; John, 10; daughters Maria S., 8; Argyri S., 6; all scholars born Manchester; 8 servants; Demetrios Galatti, 28, head, general merchant, b. Smyrna, Turkey; wife Angelica, 20, b. Manchester; sons Augustus, 2, and Stamati, 8 months; both b. Liverpool, and 4 servants.
    • The 1901 England census for the household at 3 Kew Gardens Road, Richmond, Surrey, headed by James Frangopulo, 44, b. Manchester, England, stock-share jobber; wife Florence Frangopulo, 42, b. Gravesend, Kent, England; 1 servant.
    • 1911 England census for 3 Kew Gardens Rd, Richmond, Kew, household headed by James Frangopulo, 54, b. Manchester, Lancashire, married 32 years, retired grain merchant; wife Florence, 54, b. Gravesend, Kent; 1 servant.
    • J. S. Frangopulo was a groomsman at the 1891 Manchester wedding of John T. Petrocochino and Alice Mather.
    • James Frangopulo, 3, Kew Gardens Road, appears on the Surrey, England, Electoral Registers, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915.
    Person ID I420  Agelasto
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 

    Father Stamatios Nicolas (Nicolas) Frangopulo,   b. 10 Aug 1815, Chios, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1870, allées des Capucines 17, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Loukia (Michael) Agelasto,   b. 14 Feb 1832, Syros, Cyclades Islands, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1929, Liverpool, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1849  Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Entry: 002/009; Best man: Zorzis Dromokaites; priest: Damaianos B. Liveropoulos. [3]
    • Argenti says 01 Sep 1849
    Documents
    S.N. Franopolo - Lucy Agelasto marriage
    S.N. Franopolo - Lucy Agelasto marriage
    The Manchester Guardian, in a lengthy article reprinted in Freeman's Journal and Daily Commercial Advertiser, 25 Sep 1849, discussed Greek wedding rituals in its coverage of the S.N. Franopolo - Lucy Agelasto marriage.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence (Laurence) Oakes,   b. spr 1849, Gravesend, Kent, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 May 1938, St Ealdhelm Nursing Home, 25 West Park Road, Kew Gardens, Surrey UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1878  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • UK marriage registry finds: James Frangopulo, married Apr-May-Jun 1878, Kensington, London, v 1a, p 342. Certificate not examined.
    • Witnesses/Sponsors: John M. Agelasto & N.P. Youkas; Hieronymous Myriantheus presiding; entry 104 [4]
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - win 1856 - Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 10 Jun 1857 - Manchester, Lancashire, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jan 1878 - Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Dec 1933 - Surrey, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Frangopulo & Agelasto bankruptcy
    Frangopulo & Agelasto bankruptcy
    London Gazette, 14 Sep 1880
    Frangopulo Agelasto and Co bankruptcy
    Frangopulo Agelasto and Co bankruptcy
    A selection of clippings from various British newspapers at the time of the bankruptcy. Similar stories appeared in The Manchester Guardian, 27 Aug 1880, p 4; 28 Aug 1880, p 6; 3 Sep 1880, p 4; 4 Sep 1880, p 6. See also, "The failure of Frangupulo, Agelasto & Co. was caused by stock speculations of their Alexandria house," Chicago Tribune 28 Aug 1880, p 2; brief mention in "Foreign News" '...Big Failure in London...'Boston Globe, 27 Aug 1880, p 1 and "The failure of Messrs Frangopulo Agelasto & Co. was caused by stock speculations of their Alexandria house." New York Times, 28 Aug 1880, p 4.
    Misrepresentation of cotton quality by Frangopulo, Agelasto & Co., 1875
    Misrepresentation of cotton quality by Frangopulo, Agelasto & Co., 1875
    The Liverpool Cotton Brokers' Association found that Frangopulo, Agelasto & Co., through a deliberate error by one of its workmen, had misrepresented the origin of cotton it sold. The management of the company was exonerated but held responsible for its employee's acts. Reported in the Liverpool Journal of Commerce, picked up by "Commercial Notes," Manchester Guardian, 27 Sep 1875, p 4.

  • Sources 
    1. [S124] 1911 England Census.

    2. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 8, May 1996.
      Baptism-No:0072

    3. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 8, May 1996.
      Marriage-No:0002

    4. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Jul 1977.
      Records of Marriages from the Church of Our Saviour [London]


  

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