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Augustus John (John) Ralli[1]

Male 1875 - 1954  (79 years)


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  • Name Augustus John (John) Ralli 
    • Name is John Augustus John Ralli, according to published baptism register.
    Nickname Augustus John  
    Born 06 Jan 1875  Streatham, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 28 Feb 1875  Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • God-parents: Despina Agelasto. [2]
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Mar 1954  Bath, Somerset, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Obituary: The Times (London), 22 Mar 1954.
    • His estate was handled by Longrigg & Co., 37 Gay Street, Bath, Solicitors; Isabel Ralli, Charles Stephen Ralli and Godfrey Victor Ralli (London Gazette 29 June 1954).
    Notes 
    • Residence, England: 1939, 2 St Agnes Court, Porchester Terrace, Bayswater, London; 16 Hyde Park Street, London; at DOD 4 Royal Crescent, Bath.
    • Education: Eton. Christ's Church, Oxford.
    • Church records call him John-Augustus Ralli. Is this the Augustus Ralli who wrote Christians At Mecca (an essay on Western travellers at the inaccessible sacred city of Islam) published London, 1909? Was he also the Augustus Ralli who wrote Guide to Carlyle (2 vols) re-printed in 1969 from the 1920 edition?(Christopher Long). Sturdza says he also wrote History of Shakespearian Criticism. [3]
    • The 1891 England census: 16 Hyde Park Street, London, household headed by John Rallis, 45, merchant, b. London; wife Virginia, 37, b. Turkey; daughter Katie, 18, b. Calcutta; son Augustus, 16; Despina Agelasto, 21, sister-in-law, both b. London; & 4 servants.
    • Augustus John Ralli [16 Hyde Park Street] appears on 1908, 1909, 1912, 1915, 1939 UK electoral register, Paddington South parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; 1918, 1919 Paddington and St Marylebone/Westminster; [flat 2, St. Agnes Court, 6/8 Porchester Terrace] 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938 Paddington/Westminster; as Augustus Ralli 1931 Paddington/Westminster.
    • Travel: Augustus Ralli, 54, author, b. London; Isabel Ralli, 41, h'wife, b. Edinburgh, both British nationals, arrived New York 1 Nov 1929 from Southampton aboard Mauretania; Augustus John Ralli, 78, author, and Isabel Murray Ralli, 65, housewife, 4 Royal Crescent, Bath, departed London 18 Dec 1953 for Yokohama, Japan aboard Chusan.
    Person ID I621  Agelasto
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2015 

    Father John A. (Antonios) Ralli,   b. 02 Jun 1842, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1894, Malabar Hill, Bombay, British India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Virginia (Augustus) Agelasto,   b. 03 Jun 1852, Constantinople/Istanbul Turkey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1926, Queen Anne's Mansions, Westminster, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1871  Chapel of Our Saviour, Finsbury Circus, City of London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Witnesses: A. C. Agelasto and Anthony T. Ralli; Narkissos Morphinos presiding; entry 81 [4]
    • Marriage announcement appeared in The Observer [London], 29 Jan 1871, p 8.
    Family ID F65  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabel (William) Mackay,   b. 30 Oct 1888, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1978, Bath, Somerset, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1927 
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2007 
    Family ID F253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Jan 1875 - Streatham, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 28 Feb 1875 - Church of Our Saviour, London Wall, City of London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1954 - Bath, Somerset, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    16 Hyde Park Street, London, England
    16 Hyde Park Street, London, England
    photo 2009; a new building replaced no. 16, but no. 12 to the right remains traditional. John and Virginia Ralli lived at 16 Hyde Park Street with their children and her sister Despina in 1891.

    Documents
    Augustus John Ralli 1954 Probate
    Augustus John Ralli 1954 Probate

  • Sources 
    1. [S107] UK National Probate Calendar Indexes, 1858-1966, 1973-1995.

    2. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Nov 1975.
      Records of Baptisms from the Church of Our Saviour, 82-84 London Wall, City of London

    3. [S10] Das südliche Ufer des Kaspischen Meeres oder die Nordprovinzen Persiens, Gregorii Valerianovich Melgunof, (Adamant Media Corporation, 2004), 394.

    4. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Mar 1977.
      Records of Marriages from the Church of Our Saviour [London]