Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NamePetros Paul (Paul) Rodocanachi +
Birth4 Dec 1791, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
Death23 Apr 1822, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
Note 1According to Argenti, taken hostage and hanged by the Turks, 23 Apr 1822, Chios, The Hellenes. According to Catsiyannis Petros was decapitated in his father-in-law’s garden while Franga was forced to watch in order to obtain their gold.
Note 2Although not one of those held hostage and then hanged on 23 Apr 1822, his name appears with those who were on the memorial in Vounaki Square, Chios.
Flags***, Calvocoressi, Giustiniani Pi, Grimaldi, Mavrogordato, Maximo, Petrocochino, Ralli (Chaviara), Rodocanachi, Schilizzi
FatherPaul (Emmanuel) Rodocanachi (1749-1801)
MotherIoanna 'Yangou' (George) Ralli (1765-1845)
Marriage? , Chios, Greece/Hellenes
SpouseFranga (Stephanis) Schilizzi
Birth1801, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
MemoAccording to Zannis Schilizzi, though Argenti says 1808...
Death25 Dec 1851, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Memo25th Dec according to Zannis Schilizzi and 26th Dec according to Argenti.
Note 1She arrived in Constantinople on 5 Jun 1840 with her son Paul. Her brother Zannis paid 5,000 grossia each to St John’s Church, Galata, and to St Victor, Chios, for masses to be read for her by a bishop every year on 30th Jan.
Note 2She was forced at knife-point to watch her husband being decapitated but escaped with her mother and son after after handing over the family’s gold.
Flags***, Avierino, Calvocoressi, Cantacuzene, Coressi, Giustiniani Pi, Mavrogordato, Maximo, Negroponte, Rodocanachi, Scaramanga, Schilizzi, Sevastopoulos
1 MPaul (Petros) Rodocanachi
Birth8 Sep 1820, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
MemoOld calendar date.
Death8 May 1842, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
MemoOld calendar date.
Burial1842, St John of the Chians, Galata, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
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