NameJohn Emmanuel (Emmanuel) Agelasto
Birth1848, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Birth MemoChurch records suggest he was born ca. 1849. Michael Agelasto in 2006 says Naturalisation papers assert he was b. about 1848 in Constantinople.
Death14 Apr 1905, Manchester, England
Burial18 Apr 1905, St Mary’s Church, Prestwich, Manchester, England
OccupationIndia merchant. Shipping agent. Made numerous business trips to India. Business address perhaps at 53 George Street, Manchester.
OriginArrived in the UK around 1870. Constantinople and Greece. British citizenship 20 Jun 1899 while living in Manchester.
Note 1Argenti says a John Agelasto (parents unknown) b. (date unknown) m. (date unknown) Aspasia Petrocochino and that he died on 14 Apr 1905 in Manchester. Metaxa says they (John Emmanuel) m. 4 Oct 1884 Manchester and had children Emmanuel and Alexandra.
Note 2His naturalisation papers (1899) say his parents were Emmanuel John Agelasto and his wife Alexandra (surname not given).
Note 3He was party to a pre-nuptial agreement with his fiancée on 2 Oct 1884 with trustees: Themistocles Pandia Anthony (Pandi) Petrocochino and John Ambrose Negroponte (her brother-in-law) and Manuel Anastasius Copchili.
Note 4Michael Agelasto, in 2008, believed John Emmanuel Agelasto was in partnership with J. A. Ralli and J. A. Negroponte.
God-parentsAmbrosios Negroponte.
FatherEmmanuel John (Zannis) Agelasto (1812-<1875)
MotherAlexandra Gara (?-?)
Marriage4 Oct 1884, Manchester, England
Married MemoArgenti says 4 Nov 1884.
SpouseAspasia (Themistocles) Petrocochino, 11G Granddaughter
Birth18 Feb 1861, Bradford, Yorks, England
Death10 Nov 1931, London, England
Baptism27 Apr 1861, Manchester, England
Baptism MemoAt the home of John Zygomala.
Note 1She dissolved her late husband’s company, A. Agelasto & Co., in 1916.
Marr. WitnessJohn Ralli and ? Negroponte.
God-parentsFranga Petrocochino.
Birth25 Nov 1887
ChildrenAspasia Mary (Emmanuel) (1911-1998)
2 FAlexandra (John) Agelasto, 12G Granddaughter
Birth29 May 1890
Birth MemoSee birth certificate.
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