Frederick Charles von Heidenstam, C.M.G. (1842 - 1909)

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Birthplace: Athens, Attica, Greece
Death: Died
Occupation: Chief Medical Officer of Cyprus
Managed by: Nicholas A Nicolaides
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About Frederick Charles von Heidenstam, C.M.G.

Born in Athens to a Danish father and English mother, daughter of an English bishop. Studied medicine in Paris. Went to Cyprus in 1879 to work in Larnaca as Deputy Director General, Sanitation and Quarantine Authority and worked as a doctor in Larnaca Hospital until 1882. He was the first Mayor of Larnaca (1878-1880). Chief Medical Officer of Cyprus (1882 until his death), member Legislative Council of Cyprus (1883-1885). Multilingual. Married Anastasia Sountia from Lefkada, daughter of Demetris Sountia and Aspasia Valaoritis, the sister of the great Greek poet, Aristotelis Valaoritis.

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Frederick Charles von Heidenstam, C.M.G.'s Timeline

1842
June 17, 1842
Athens, Attica, Greece
1876
1876
Age 33
Nicosia, Cyprus
1877
August 15, 1877
Age 35
1884
1884
Age 41
1909
1909
Age 66
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