NameAugustus (Cosi) Agelasto
Birth31 Mar 1823, Tinos, Greece/Hellenes
Death8 Jul 1883, London, England
Burial14 Jul 1883, Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England
OccupationEast India merchant.
OriginChios.
Note 1Spent some time in Constantinople before working in London for Ralli Brothers. Secretary to the Greek Consulate in London (i.e. to his uncle Pandia ‘Zeus’ Ralli). Appears to have had a business telephone as early as 1880!
Note 2Presumably the Augustus Agelasto of whom Mary Ann Chadwell writes in her 1868 diary: ‘On Saturday (04-04-1868) I saw Mrs Agelasto and her son Augustus. It is eighteen years since we had met’.
Note 3An Aug. (C.) Agelasto is mentioned as a commercial enterprise in George P. Georgiadis, ‘The St John’s Church of the Chiots in Galata’, (Constantinople, 1898), as cited by George Zolotas, ‘History of Chios’ (Athens, 1928 p 262.).
Note 4A merchant at South Sea House, Threadneedle Street, City of London, in partnership with John Antonio Ralli and John Ambrose Negroponte.
Note 5However Michael Agelasto, in 2008, believed it was John Emmanuel Agelasto who was in partnership with J. A. Ralli and J. A. Negroponte.
FatherCosi (Augustis) Agelasto (1791-1865)
MotherVierou ‘Virginia’ (Stephanos) Ralli (1801-1885)
Marriage8 Jun 1851, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
SpouseDespina (Matheos) Ralli, 10G Granddaughter
Birth28 Oct 1833, Syros, Greece/Hellenes
Birth MemoRalli family tree says 1832.
Death4 May 1889, London, England
Death MemoArgenti says 2 May 1889.
Burial8 May 1889, Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England
OriginChios.
Note 1(Spechlis) On the death of her husband she joined the partnership of A. Agelasto & Co., retiring 31 Dec 1885 when John Emmanuel Agelasto appears to have joined the partnership.
MotherLoula (Paul) Rodocanachi (1810-1845)
Children
1 FVirginia (Augustus) Agelasto, 11G Granddaughter
Birth3 Jun 1852, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death23 Mar 1926, London, England
SpouseJohn A. (Antonios) Ralli , 10G Grandson
Marriage21 Jan 1871, Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England
ChildrenAikaterini 'Catherine' (John) (1872-1904)
 Augustus John (John) (1875-1954)
2 FDespina (Augustus) Agelasto, 11G Granddaughter
Birth31 May 1869, London, England
Death10 Sep 1944, Divonne, Switzerland
SpouseNicolas (Ioannis) Sinadino , 11G Grandson
Marriage6 May 1894, Alexandria, Egypt
ChildrenPolyxene (Nicolas) (?-?)
Birth12 Dec 1867, Manchester, England
Birth MemoArgenti says 8 Dec 1867.
Death30 Jun 1948, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Marriage15 Nov 1890, St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England
ChildrenPandely (Plato) (ca1892-1952)
 Augustus (Plato) (1894-1918)
Birth28 May 1858, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death20 Jul 1942, Corfu, Greece/Hellenes
Marriage19 Oct 1880, St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England
Married MemoRizo-Rangabe says 16 Oct 1880.
ChildrenJohn Baptist (Andrea) (1882-1956)
 Augusta (Andrea) (1884-1908)
 Despina (Andrea) (1886-1980)
 Theodore (Andrea) (1891-1952)
Birth4 Dec 1853, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death30 Nov 1862, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Last Modified 15 Jan 2008Created 6 Nov 2015 Christopher A. Long © 1997-2015