Leonidas Pandely (Pandely) Argenti

Male 1882 - 1956  (73 years)


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  1. 1.  Leonidas Pandely (Pandely) Argenti was born on 01 Jun 1882 in London, England UK; was christened on 06 Jul 1882 in Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England UK; died on 22 Feb 1956 in Anvers [Antwerp], Antwerp, Belgium; was buried on 10 Mar 1956 in St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

    Notes:

    He administered his mother's estate.

    He administered the estate of Julie Argenti.

    Leon Argenti [16 Hyde Park Terrace] appears on the 1924, 1925, 1926 UK electoral register, Paddington South parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough.

    The 1939 England and Wales Register for the address 10 Ennismore Avenue, Guildford, Surrey, lists Leon P Argenti, b. 7 Jan 1882, Director of Companies (Merchant Bank), Last war Rank of Captain; wife Nellie Argenti, b. 30 May 1891; Fanny Argenti, b. 20 Jul 1915, single, Hospital Aid Asst.

    Christened:
    God-parents: Leonidas P. Argenti (represented by Eugenia L. Ralli).

    Buried:
    Cemetery 1956 register midi carré 2, ter grec, no. 8, 74 years old, Anvers, entry 101.

    Leonidas married Hélène Olga (Etienne) Zarifi on 22 Jul 1914 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France. Hélène (daughter of Stephane George (George) Zarifi and Marika Anagnostaki) was born on 30 May 1891 in cours Pierre Puget 27, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; died on 08 Dec 1979 in rue Rodocanachi 7, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; was buried on 11 Dec 1979 in St. Pierre Cemetery, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Fanny (Leonidas) Argenti  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 20 Jul 1915 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; died on 9 Apr 2013 in Paris 15ème, Île-de-France, France.
    2. 3. Archimandrite Pandely (Leonidas) Argenti  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 25 Oct 1918 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; died on 21 Nov 1994 in l’hôpital Antoine Béclère, Clamart, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France; was buried in La Bouiladisse, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Fanny (Leonidas) Argenti Descendancy chart to this point (1.Leonidas1) was born on 20 Jul 1915 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; died on 9 Apr 2013 in Paris 15ème, Île-de-France, France.

    Notes:

    She appears in a Vlasto family holiday photograph dated 1927 at Overstrand, England, with Manoli and Despina Benachi, her brother Cyril Argenti, and the Vlasto children Helen, Christian, Pogy and Nancy (Christopher Long collection).

    Fannette was one of the seven child attendants at the 1927 wedding of George John Calvocoressi and her aunt Julia 'Queenie' Argenti.

    Fanny Argenti [60 Porchester Terrace] appears on the 1937, 1938 UK electoral register, Paddington parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; [63 Porchester Terrace] 1939.

    The French government allowed her to keep her British nationality. Journal officiel de la République française. Lois et décrets, 8 Jan 1939.

    The 1939 England and Wales Register for the address 10 Ennismore Avenue, Guildford, Surrey, lists Leon P Argenti, b. 7 Jan 1882, Director of Companies (Merchant Bank), Last war Rank of Captain; wife Nellie Argenti, b. 30 May 1891; Fanny Argenti, b. 20 Jul 1915, single, Hospital Aid Asst.


  2. 3.  Archimandrite Pandely (Leonidas) Argenti Descendancy chart to this point (1.Leonidas1) was born on 25 Oct 1918 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur,France; died on 21 Nov 1994 in l’hôpital Antoine Béclère, Clamart, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France; was buried in La Bouiladisse, Bouches-du-Rhone, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

    Notes:

    Occupation: Greek Orthodox cleric

    His website.

    Education: Marseilles. Oxford. Aix-en-Provence. Athens.

    Known by his priest's name, Cyrille. Ordained a priest in 1950 and appointed Archimandrite of Marseilles. Cyrille blessed Christopher Long (aged about five) in the gardens of 441 Avenue du Prado in ca. 1954.

    A member of the French 'Résistance' in WWII and imprisoned in France. His uncle Pandely Leonidas Argenti had a medallion struck to acknowledge 'Cyrille's' wartime conduct in the French 'Résistance' and his refusal to talk despite torture by the Germans.

    He was one of the seven child attendants at the 1927 wedding of George John Calvocoressi and his aunt Julia 'Queenie' Argenti.

    Cited for his role in the Marseille Greek community.