CondeCount Bernardino de Senna Fernandes1,2,3,4

M, #635, n. 20 Maio 1815, f. 2 Maio 1893
Alexandra Sofia Rangel "Filhos da Terra" IIM 2012, p36

Eventos Principais Main Events::

Nascimento: 20 Maio 1815, Sto António, Macau1,5
Falecimento: 2 Maio 1893, Macau6
Enterro: Cemitério de S. MiguelS. Miguel Cemetery, Macau
Tomb of Count Bernardino de Senna Fernandes
SourceCollection FA de Menezes Ribeiro
 


 

Outros detalhes Other details:

  • Nascimento*: Em 20 Maio 1815 Sto António, Macau.1,5
  • Ocupação: Auctioneer.7
  • Ocupação*: He was an opulent trader in the stock exchange in Macau and one of the 40 major contributors of the city in successive years.

    He had a brilliant political, economic and social career, establishing himself as one of the most influential citizens of Macau of his time.

    In 1847 he was part, as First Sergeant, of the 1st Company of the Provincial Battalion of Macau, after its creation by the Governor. (There is a legend in the d'Assumpção family – unsubstantiated – that he led a search for the head of the decapitated Governor Ferreira do Amaral.)

    There followed offices and distinctions:

    Commander of the Police (14/10/1857),
    Honorary Major (18/7/1861),
    Consul of Siam (24/1/1863),
    Consul of Italy (20/6/1886),
    Socio Prottetore dei Instituti per le giovani italiani (10/9/1890),
    Chevalier Sauveteur de la Societé des Chevalilers Sauveteurs des Alpes Maritimes (5/10/1890),
    Socio Prottetore de Associazione dei Benemeriti Italiani (30/4/1891).6
  • Foto1*:

         
  • Nota1*:

    Opulento negociante da praç de Macau e um dos 40 maiores contribuintes da cidade, durante anos sucessivos. Teve uma brilhante carreira política, económica e social, afirmando-se como um dos mais influentes cidadãos do seu tempo. Em 1847 fez parte, como 1o sargento, da 1a Companhia da Batalhão Provincial de Macau, acabado de criar pelo Governador. (Existe uma lenda na família d'Assumpção – não comprovado – que liderou a busca pela cabeça do decapitado Governador Ferreira do Amaral.)

    Comandante da Guarda da Polícia (14/10/1857)

    Major Honorário




    He was an opulent trader in the stock exchange in Macau and one of the 40 major contributors of the city in successive years. He had a brilliant political, economic and social career, establishing himself as one of the most influential citizens of Macau of his time. In 1847 he was part, as First Sergeant, of the 1st Company of the Provincial Battalion of Macau, after its creation by the Governor. (There is a legend in the d'Assumpção family – unsubstantiated – that he led a search for the head of the decapitated Governor Ferreira do Amaral.)

    Commander of the Police (14/10/1857)

    Honorary Major (18/7/1861)


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  • Condecorações*: ;



    1o barão de Senna Fernandes (31.1.1889), visconde de Senna Fernandes (17.4.1890), e conde (16.3.1893)

    Fidalgo Cavaleiro da Casa Real

    Comendador, Ordem Militar de Cristo de Portugal

    Cavaleiro, Ordem de Torre e Espada de Portugal

    Comendador, Ordem do Elefante Branco da Tailândia

    Fidalgo Cavaleiro da Casa Real, 30 Jan 1871

    Medalha da Prata de Mérito, Filentropia e Generosidade, 30 Jan 1871.




    1st Baron of Senna Fernandes (31/1/1893), Viscount (17/4/1890) and Count (16/3/1893) for 2 generations

    Noble Knight of the Royal Household), 30 Jan 1871

    Commander, Military Order of Christ of Portugal

    Knight, Order of the Tower and Sword of Portugal

    Commander, Order of the White Elephant of Thailand

    Noble Knight of the Royal Household), 30 Jan 1871

    Silver medal of Merit, Philantropy and Generosity, 30 Jan 1871.1


  • Falecimento*: 2 Maio 1893 Macau 77.6
  • Enterro*: Enterro: em Cemitério de S. MiguelS. Miguel Cemetery, Macau, (um valor desconhecido.)
    Tomb of Count Bernardino de Senna Fernandes
    SourceCollection FA de Menezes Ribeiro
  • Nota:
    These tapestries were presented by 85 prominent Chinese in his honour. They were donated to the Macau Museum in 2012 by his descendant, Maria de Lourdes de Menezes.
    Click on a thumbnail to see the full image.

    SennaFernandesTapestry1

      2378EmbroideryText
    Click to see translation of the tribute




      2377EmbroideryDonors
    Click to see translation of the names of the donors.





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  • FamiliaRibeiro*: Mencionado em a href="uifamiliaribeiro.htm" i Família Ribeiro / i / a.
 

Citações

  1. [S4] Famílias Macaenses 1st ed., III-543.
  2. [S4] Famílias Macaenses 1st ed., I-707.
  3. [S4] Famílias Macaenses 1st ed., III-994.
  4. [S642] Jorge Forjaz, Famílias Macaenses 2nd ed., III-670, V-97.
  5. [S7] ANTT, Mercês de D. Luis, 54, fl. 176.
  6. [S4] Famílias Macaenses 1st ed.
  7. [S835] Mentioned in Hong Kong Almanack.
  8. [S4] Famílias Macaenses 1st ed., III-547.