NameToumazis ‘Thomas’ Stephen (Stephanos) Ralli, GG Grandson
BirthOct 1799, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
Birth Memo1798 according to Ralli family tree. Sturdza says Oct 1798.
Death20 Oct 1858, London, England
Burial26 Oct 1858, Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England
OccupationDirector of Ralli Brothers, London, England. Joined his brother Eustratio and John Ralli at their London firm of Ralli Brothers sometime between 1827 and 1865. Was posted to Constantinople in ca.1827 by Ralli Brothers.
Note 1(Chaviara-Axeskoufotos) Ran the Ralli business in Constantinople. His portrait hangs in the Koraïs Library, Chios. Appears in the death-bed scene of Marouko Argenti (née Sechiari) (1767-1849) in the Koraïs Library, Chios.
Note 2Honoured in Odessa in 1853 and inscribed as guild member in 1839. In 1858 he gave an inscribed Gospelbook cover to St Sophia Church, London, apparently made in Russia.
Note 3Shortl;y before 1852 he settled in London. Well known for his humanism, kindness and fairness in his business and private life.
FatherStephanos (Zannis) Ralli (1755-1827)
Marriage11 May 1833, Marseille, France
SpouseMaria ‘Marouko’ (Pandély) Argenti, GGG Granddaughter
Birth15 Mar 1816, Chios, Greece/Hellenes
Death20 Dec 1880, 17 Belgrave Square, Belgravia, London, England
Burial24 Dec 1880, Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England
Note 1Her portrait hangs in the Koraïs Library, Chios. She is also known as Maria Argenti (of Marseilles). Her childrens’ miniature portraits were painted by Sir William Ross (1794-1869).
Children
1 FJulia (Toumazis) Ralli, GGGG Granddaughter
Birth1835, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death8 Apr 1844, Marseille, France
2 MStephen (Toumazis) Ralli, GGGG Grandson
Birth1836, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death21 Apr 1853, London, England
Birth28 May 1845, Marseille, France
Birth MemoArgenti says 22 May 1845. Press cuttings say 28 May 1845.
Death21 Aug 1928, Brighton, Sussex, England
Death MemoArgenti says 22 Aug 1928.
Birth18 Nov 1846, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Death25 Apr 1929, Brighton, Sussex, England
Marriage15 Jul 1868, St Paul’s, Knightsbridge, London, England
ChildrenMarie Evelyn (Richard) (1870-1949)
5 FMaria ‘Mary’ (Toumazis) Ralli, GGGG Granddaughter
Birth19 May 1851, Constantinople, Turkey/Byzantium
Birth MemoArgenti says she was born in London.
Death1 Oct 1852, London, England
6 FJulia (Toumazis) Ralli, GGGG Granddaughter
Birth1857
Birth MemoChurch records say she was 37 when she died... unlikely.
Death9 Sep 1886, Guisachen Beauly, Inverness-shire, Scotland
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