Jean Élie-Octave-Louis-Sévère-Amanien Decazes

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Jean Élie Octave Louis Sévère Amanien Decazes (Decazes de Glücksburg)

Also Known As: "3rd Duc Decazes and 3rd Hertig af Glücksberg"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death: Died in Chantilly, Oise, Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie, France
Place of Burial: Torquay Cemetery Torquay Torbay Unitary Authority Devon, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Louis, II. duc Decazes et de Glücksberg and Severina Rosalia von Löwenthal
Husband of Isabelle-Blanche (Singer) Decazes
Father of Louis Jean Victor Sévère Decazes de Glücksbierg and Daisy (Decazes) Fellowes
Brother of Wilhelmine Egidia Octavie Decazes

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About Jean Élie-Octave-Louis-Sévère-Amanien Decazes

Jean, duc Decazes was a French aristocrat and sportsman.

Born Jean-Élie-Octave-Louis-Sévère-Amanien Decazes de Glücksburg, 3rd Duc Decazes and 3rd Hertig af Glücksberg in Paris, on April 28, 1888 he married there Isabelle-Blanche Singer (1869–1896), a daughter of American sewing-machine millionaire Isaac Singer. They had three children:

  • Louis Jean Victor Sévère (1889–1941). Has issue
  • Marguerite Séverine Philippine, best known as Daisy Fellowes (1890–1962). Has issue.
  • Jacques Louis Élie Decazes de Glücksberg (Paris, August 31, 1891 - Beaumont-en-Beine, March 15, 1916), unmarried and without issue.

His wife committed suicide in 1896 and their children were raised in large part by their aunt Winnaretta Singer, Princess Edmond de Polignac.

A member of the Yacht Club de France, Jean Decazes won a silver medal in sailing at the 1900 Summer Olympics. The following year he captured the 1901 Coupe de France with his sailboat Quand-Même II.

He died in Chantilly on August 31, 1912.

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Jean Élie-Octave-Louis-Sévère-Amanien Decazes's Timeline

1864
April 30, 1864
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
1889
February 24, 1889
Age 24
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
1890
April 29, 1890
Age 25
Paris, France
1912
August 31, 1912
Age 48
Chantilly, Oise, Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie, France

Jean Elie Louis SéVere Amanien Decazes et De Glucksbierg
in the England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995
Name: Jean Elie Louis SéVere Amanien Decazes et De Glucksbierg
Death Date: 31 Aug 1912
Death Place: France
Probate Date: 7 Feb 1913
Registry: London, England
Source Information
Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Principal Probate Registry. Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England. London, England © Crown copyright.
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August 31, 1912
Age 48
Torquay Cemetery Torquay Torbay Unitary Authority Devon, England

Birth: Apr. 30, 1864
Death: Aug. 31, 1912, USA

Born Jean-Élie-Octave-Louis-Sévère-Amanien Decazes de Glücksburg, 3rd Duc Decazes and 3rd Hertig af Glücksbierg.

Burial:
Torquay Cemetery
Torquay
Torbay Unitary Authority
Devon, England

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