Grigori (Распутин) Rasputin
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Григо́рий Ефи́мович (Распутин) Rasputin (1869 - 1916)

Григо́рий Ефи́мович (Grigori) "The Mad Monk" Rasputin formerly Распутин
Born in Pokrovskoye, Siberia, Russian Empiremap
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Husband of — married 2 Feb 1887 [location unknown]
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Died in Moika Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russiamap
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Biography

Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin was a Russian peasant, an experienced traveller, a mystical faith healer, and trusted friend of the family of Nicholas II, the last Tsar of the Russian Empire.

1869 Birth and Parents

Rasputin was born a peasant in the small village of Pokrovskoye, along the Tura River in the Tobolsk Governorate (now Tyumen Oblast) in Siberia.[1]According to official records, he was born on 21 January [O.S. 9 January] 1869 and christened the following day.[2] He was named for St. Gregory of Nyssa, whose feast was celebrated on 10 January. [3]

He was the son of Yefim Rasputin, who was born in Pokrovskoye in 1842.[4] Yefim was a peasant farmer and church elder, [4] who also worked as a government courier, ferrying people and goods between Tobolsk and Tyumen[3] [5]

Grigori's mother was Anna Parshukova, who was married to Yefim in 1863. [6]

Siblings

The couple had seven other children, all of whom died in infancy and early childhood; [6] there may have been a ninth child, Feodosiya. [5]

Children

Rasputin's daughter, Maria Rasputin (born Matryona Rasputina) (1898–1977), emigrated to France after the October Revolution, and then to the United States. There, she worked as a dancer, and then a lion tamer in a circus. [7]

Sources

  1. Wilson, Colin (1964). Rasputin and the Fall of the Romanovs. Farrar, Straus. pp. 23–26. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  2. Fuhrmann, Joseph T. (2012). Rasputin: The Untold Story. Wiley. ISBN 978-1-118-23985-8. page 7. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  3. 3.0 3.1 Smith, Douglas (2016). Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 978-0-374-71123-8. p. 14. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  4. 4.0 4.1 Douglas Smith, Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 978-0-374-71123-8. Page 14 Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  5. 5.0 5.1 Fuhrmann, Joseph T. (2012). Rasputin: The Untold Story. Wiley. ISBN 978-1-118-23985-8. page 6. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  6. 6.0 6.1 Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  7. Katherine H. Adams and Michael L. Keene. Women of the American Circus, 1880–1940, p. 162. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd


Sources

  1. Wilson, Colin (1964). Rasputin and the Fall of the Romanovs. Farrar, Straus. pp. 23–26. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  2. Fuhrmann, Joseph T. (2012). Rasputin: The Untold Story. Wiley. ISBN 978-1-118-23985-8. page 7. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  3. 3.0 3.1 Smith, Douglas (2016). Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 978-0-374-71123-8. p. 14. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  4. 4.0 4.1 Douglas Smith, Rasputin: Faith, Power, and the Twilight of the Romanovs Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 978-0-374-71123-8. Page 14 Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  5. 5.0 5.1 Fuhrmann, Joseph T. (2012). Rasputin: The Untold Story. Wiley. ISBN 978-1-118-23985-8. page 6. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  6. 6.0 6.1 Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd
  7. Katherine H. Adams and Michael L. Keene. Women of the American Circus, 1880–1940, p. 162. Cited by Wikipedia:Grigori_Rasputin Accessed 10/4/2019 jhd

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