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John (Jacques) Negroponte[1, 2]

Male 1894 - 1916  (21 years)


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  • Name John (Jacques) Negroponte 
    Nickname Jack, Jean  
    Born 26 Nov 1894  Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Argenti says he was born in Paris.
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1916  British War Cemetery (Puchevillers), Somme, Picardy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot: I. D. 62.
    Died 29 Oct 1916  Somme, Picardy, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 2nd Lieutenant in the South Lancashire Regt. Killed on The Somme and buried at Puchevillers British War Cemetery.
    Notes 
    • Jack Negroponte, 10th Royal Fusiliers, South Lancashire Regiment, is in the British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards. Correspondence: Madame J. Negroponte, 91 Boulevard de Versailles, St. Cloud, Seine et Oise, France.
    • He held the rank of Rank: 2/Lieutenant (T) with the Prince of Wales's Volunteers (South Lancashire Regiment), 8th Battalion; he died of wounds.
    • 1911 England census for School House, College Road, Clifton, Bristol included student Jack Negroponte, 16, b. Ramleh, Alexandria, Egypt, French national.
    Person ID I350  Negroponte-Agelasto
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2015 

    Father Jacques (Jacques) Negroponte,   b. 18 Apr 1871, Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1908  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Marguerite (Arthur) Harel,   b. Abt 1871, Mauritius Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Aug 1893  La Chesnai, Indre-et-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Not to be confused with: Le Chesnay, Yvelines, Ile-de-France.
    Family ID F141  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Nov 1894 - Alexandria, Egypt Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1916 - British War Cemetery (Puchevillers), Somme, Picardy, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 1916 - Somme, Picardy, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Jack Negroponte WWI medal card
    Jack Negroponte WWI medal card
    Philip L. Chryssoveloni, <i>Chios through the Ages</i> (Athens, 1937)
    Philip L. Chryssoveloni, Chios through the Ages (Athens, 1937)
    John Negroponte is mentioned on page 67

    Headstones
    <a href='http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=negroponte&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSob=n&GRid=20140092&CRid=2179709&'>Puchevillers British Cemetery, Somme, Picardy, France</a>
    Puchevillers British Cemetery, Somme, Picardy, France
    photo courtesy Find A Grave.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Argenti 1955, Philip P. Argenti, (London Oxford University Press).
      Included in Philip Argenti's Negroponte family tree, number 299.

    2. [S49] Χίος και Χίοι διά μέσου των αιώνων, Χρυσοβελόνης, Φίλιππος Λ [Philip L. Chryssoveloni], (digital document, originally published Athens,1937), 67.


  

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