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Gregory Casparian
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1855, Turkey
Death: Jul. 15, 1942
Forest Hills
Queens County
New York, USA

Born in Ismet (Nicomedia) - came to USA 1877 with a price on his head, having been a high ranking officer in the Armenian army, fighting the Turks. Descendants recall beautiful swords, which were sadly lost. Gregory studied at Mass. Agr. College in Amherst, Mass. He settled in Brooklyn & became a painter, writer & photoengraver. He married Victoria Iskiyan April 19,1890 (Bklyn. Cert.#1324). The couple moved to Floral Park, NY where he published a science fiction book in 1906. The book, "The Anglo-American Alliance", ahead of it's time, deals with Lesbianism in a non-judgmental way & includes musings on the future. A copy of this book is at the Amherst College Library.

Wed Victoria Iskiyan 4/19/1890 in Kings County, NY (cert# 1324)
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Victoria Iskiyan Casparian (1868 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Newton Gregory Casparian (1892 - 1892)*
  Alethea Beatrice Casparian (1893 - 1894)*
  Eunice Alethea Casparian Hall (1895 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenfield Cemetery
Uniondale
Nassau County
New York, USA
Plot: Sect. 35, Lot 113, Grave#4-5, #2
GPS (lat/lon): 40.68835, -73.60383
 
Created by: Annabelle ONeill
Record added: Jun 29, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5579691
Gregory Casparian
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Gregory Casparian
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Gregory Casparian
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To the brave man who fought and left Turkey with a price on his head!
- Annabelle ONeill
 Added: Apr. 24, 2016
 
 
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