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Emmanuel (Dimitri) Casdagli

Male 1830 - 1911  (81 years)


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  • Name Emmanuel (Dimitri) Casdagli 
    Born 1830  Rhodes, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1911  Cairo, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Occupation: merchant. E. Casdagli appeared in Manchester as early as 1863. His sons Theodore and Xenophon continued in business as Emmanuel Casdagli & Sons.
    • Business, Manchester, England: 1863, 102 Cross St.; 1877, 1879, 1886, 104 Albert Square, Cross Street; 1886, 11 Albert Square, Cross St.; 1895, 12 St. Peter's Chambers, St. Peter's Square.
    • Residence, Manchester, England: 1863, 2 Devonshire St., Higher Broughton; 1886, 'Kersal Hill', Park Cottages, Singleton Road (south side).
    • Emm. Kasdaglis is listed as a warden for the Greek Church of Manchester, 1884-1885. [1]
    • Origin: Russia, according to son's baptism entry, 1871.
    • UK Naturalisation: Emmanuel Casdagli, Russia; certificate A152. [2]
    • Em. Casdagli, rue Corontich and rue Franque,okelle Sanaria, is listed among negociants-importateurs, Alexandria business directory, 1891.
    Person ID I313  Agelasto
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2015 

    Family Maria Apostolos,   b. Abt 1847, Smyrna/Izmir, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Paris, Īle-de-France, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 1870  Smyrna/Izmir, Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Emmanuel Kasdagli gave a silver plated font used to christen his son to the Greek Church of Manchester. [3]
    Children 
    +1. Xenophon (Emmanuel) Casdagli,   b. 27 Feb 1880, Alexandria, Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 May 1943, Breeze House Nursing Home, Kersal, Salford, Greater Manchester, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1830 - Rhodes, Greece Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1870 - Smyrna/Izmir, Turkey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1911 - Cairo, Egypt Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Girls' School, 1 Midan Simon Bolivar, Sasr al-Dubara District, Cairo, Egypt
    Girls' School, 1 Midan Simon Bolivar, Sasr al-Dubara District, Cairo, Egypt
    Formerly the Villa Casdagli, 1 Midan Kasrel Doubara, acquired by the Emmanuel Casdagli family around 1911. The house has an interesting history, including use as the USA Embassy.
    Chepstow House
    Chepstow House
    In 1909-1911 Emmanuel Casdagli & Sons, Shipping Merchants, had offices at 4 Chepstow St., Manchester, which was either in or near Chepstow House, 16-20 Chepstow St, completed 1874.
    Chepstow House
    Chepstow House
    photo 2015
    32 Oxford Street, Manchester, England
    32 Oxford Street, Manchester, England
    The Casdagli shipping firm's address in 1922, 32 Oxford Street is located below (right of) Pret-a-Manger (no. 34). McDonald's (no. 36-38) is across the intersection. Photo 2015.
    6 Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    6 Oxford Road, Manchester, England
    photo 2015. The Casdagli 1903 offices at 6 Oxford Road have been replaced by Peter House, 16 Oxford Road.
    Cross Street, Manchester, England
    Cross Street, Manchester, England
    photo 2015; in 1863 Emmanuel Casdagli had offices at 102 Cross St.
    <a href='https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Square,_Manchester'>Albert Square</a>, Manchester, England
    Albert Square, Manchester, England
    photo 2015; in 1877, 1879, 1886, Emmanuel Casdagli had offices at 104 Albert Square, Cross Street; 1886, 11 Albert Square, Cross St.
    <a href='https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Peter%27s_Square,_Manchester'>St. Peter's Square</a>, Manchester, England
    St. Peter's Square, Manchester, England
    In 1895 Emmanuel Casdagli had offices at 12 St. Peter's Chambers, St. Peter's Square.

    Documents
    Emmanuel Castagli 1913 death reported
    Emmanuel Castagli 1913 death reported
    Emmanuel Castagli along with his sister-in-law Helen Zervudachi, resident of Cairo, were killed 2 Nov 1913, in an automobile accident, Leysin, Vaud, Switzerland (La Lanterne [Paris], 3 Nov, 1913, p. 3.

  • Sources 
    1. [S70] A Personal History of the Greek Community of Manchester and Its Church, 1843-1900., Sophocles Chr. Andreades, (Manchester, 2000, ISBN 0-9504097-2-3), 52.

    2. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 23, Dec 1976.
      Greeks Naturalised in Britain 1801-1900

    3. [S70] A Personal History of the Greek Community of Manchester and Its Church, 1843-1900., Sophocles Chr. Andreades, (Manchester, 2000, ISBN 0-9504097-2-3).