NameSir Eustratius ‘Strati’ (Lucas) Ralli MC 2nd Baronet, 12G Grandson
Birth14 Jul 1876, NYC, USA
Death12 Nov 1964
OccupationBecame a partner of Ralli Brothers (1911) and Chairman (1931) controlling the firm with Anthony Alexander Vlasto. Director of many other companies. Listed in 1913 as a member of the Baltic Exchange.
EducationEton. New College, Oxford (BA 1898).
Note 1(Chaviara-Axeskoufotos) High Sheriff of Hampshire 1943. Did he buy Beaurepaire Park from Charles Foreman, father of his son Godfrey’s first wife. Instigated a sensational but sad court case, in 1958, against a ‘mistress’ who attempted to blackmail him.
Note 2Served with the Middlesex Imp. Yeomanry in the Boer War. Capt. Royal Field Artillery (WWl). In 1931 Ralli Bros was led by Anthony Alexander Vlasto and Sir Strati Ralli. On 1 Sep 1931 the firm of Ralli Brothers Limited came into existence.
Note 3In 1931 Ralli Brothers was led by: President: Sir Strati Ralli; and Vice Presidents: Anthony Alexander Vlasto, George Eumorforpoulos, Augustus Alexander Vlasto and George Constantine Demetriadi.
Note 4In 1931 Ralli Brothers directors were: Henri F. Pfister, Athanasius C. Demetriadi, Pandias J. Calvocoressi, Sir Stephen Demetriadi KBE, George Malcolm CBE, Leonidas P. Argenti, John Scott, Gregory Thomaides, Alexander G. Vlasto and Jack A. Vlasto.
Note 5Served with the Middlesex Imp. Yeomanry in the Boer War. Presumably the Maj. E. L. Ralli who was the owner of a Rolls-Royce no. 1896-1944.
Marriage25 Jan 1915, London, England
SpouseLouise Warrington (Bernard) Williams
Birth31 Dec 1890, London, England
Deathaft 1976
Note 1Her descendants believe that as an ‘outsider’ she was not well received by the Greek community in London. This seems very probable. Her husband was one of the first prominent members of the London community to marry a non-Chian or non-Greek.
Note 2Racing colours: Flame red, old gold collar, cuffs and cap.
FatherBernard James Williams (?->1891)
MotherEmily Hasted Warrington (?-?)
Birth9 Sep 1915, London, England
Death3 Jan 2010, Sandwich, Kent, England
Marriage24 Jun 1937, London, England
ChildrenLouise (Godfrey) (1942-)
 Tessa (Godfrey) (1945-)
Marriage24 Mar 1949, London, England
2 FDiana Myrtle (Strati) Ralli, 13G Granddaughter
Birth13 Feb 1918, London, England
Death8 Jun 2001
Marriage10 Oct 1939, Beaurepaire Park, Bramley, Hants, England
3 MLucas John (Strati) Ralli, 13G Grandson
Birth10 Jan 1920, London, England
Death10 Dec 2003
Marriage7 Sep 1950, London, England
ChildrenDora Louise (Lucas) (1953-)
4 FPatience Louise (Strati) Ralli, 13G Granddaughter
Birth31 Jan 1922, London, England
Death7 May 2003
Marriage5 Feb 1944, London, England
ChildrenKaren Louise (William) (1945-)
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